Mark 5:11

“Now there was there nigh unto the mountains a great herd of swine feeding.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Now there was there nigh vnto the mountaines a great herd of swine, feeding.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now there was a large herd of swine feeding nearby on the mountain.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Now there was there on the mountain side a great herd of swine feeding.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Now on the mountain side there was a great herd of pigs getting their food.
- Basic English Bible

Now there was there just at the mountain a great herd of swine feeding;
- Darby Bible

Now there was there nigh to the mountains a great herd of swine feeding.
- Webster's Bible

Feeding there, on the mountain slope, was a great herd of swine.
- Weymouth Bible

Now on the mountainside there was a great herd of pigs feeding.
- World English Bible

And there was there aboute the hille a greet flok of swyn lesewynge.
- Wycliffe Bible

And there was there, near the mountains, a great herd of swine feeding,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Mark 5:11


Mr 5:11 Nigh unto the mountains. At Gersa the mountain rises near the sea. A great herd of swine. Either the property of Gentiles, or of Jews who disobeyed the law of Moses for gain.

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