Luke 1:61

“And they said unto her, There is none of thy kindred that is called by this name.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And they said vnto her, There is none of thy kinred that is called by this name.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And they said to her, "There is no one among your relatives who is called by that name."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And they said unto her, There is none of thy kindred that is called by this name.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And they said, Not one of your relations has that name.
- Basic English Bible

And they said to her, There is no one among thy kinsfolk who is called by this name.
- Darby Bible

And they said to her, There is none of thy kindred that is called by this name.
- Webster's Bible

There is not one of your family, they said, "who has that name."
- Weymouth Bible

They said to her, "There is no one among your relatives who is called by this name."
- World English Bible

And thei seiden to hir, For no man is in thi kynrede, that is clepid this name.
- Wycliffe Bible

And they said unto her -- `There is none among thy kindred who is called by this name,'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Luke 1

  • Irene123
    V. 3 - " ..... most excellent Theophulis; v.4 - "That thou mightiest know the certainty of those things, wherein thou hast been instructed." "excellent" sounds like perhaps he was someone of the Temple, but Luke does not say, so neither can we state it as fact. But, he was a convert to Christianity of Luke's, We can know that much as per Luke's words to him. cont.
  • Irene123
    V. 36 - the angel Gabriel told Mary of Elisabeth's pregnancy. When you think on it, it seems 'odd' because now everybody concerned knows as soon as the couple knows. But then you think of the distance between Mary and Elis. and also their lives were just the same ol' same ol'; AND Elis. was 'old' so ...............
  • Steve morrow
    LUKE 1:73 THE OATH WHICH HE SWARE TO OUR FATHER ABRAHAM 1:74 THAT HE WOULD GRANT UNTO US THAT WE BEING DELIVERED OUT OF THE HAND OF OUR ENEMIES MIGHT SERVE HIM WITHOUT FEAR 1:75 IN HOLINESS AND RIGHTEOUSNESS ALL THE DAYS OF OUR LIVES ***PSALM 119:172 MY TONGUE SHALL SPEAK OF THY WORD FOR ALL THY COMMANDMENTS ARE RIGHTEOUSNESS
  • Frank
    John the baptist would then be a cousin to Jesus
  • Peter A. Okebukola
    The great King of Heaven-Jesus, is preparing to come down to this lowly, filthy, sins-soaked earth on His mission of redemption. Mary is blessed to be the channel of His birth and Elisabeth to bring forth John, the precursor prophet. All these plans have been in place since the beginning of time. Praise God.
  • Peter A. Okebukola
    The great King of Heaven-Jesus, is preparing to come down to this lowly, filthy, sins-soaked earth on His mission of redemption. Mary is blessed to be the channel of His birth and Elisabeth to bring forth John, the precursor prophet. All these plans have been in place since the beginning of time. Praise God.

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