Mark 5:9

“And he asked him, What is thy name? And he answered, saying, My name is Legion: for we are many.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he asked him, What is thy name? And hee answered, saying, My name is Legion: for we are many.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And He was asking him, "What is your name? And he *said to Him, "My name is Legion; for we are many.""
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he asked him, What is thy name? And he saith unto him, My name is Legion; for we are many.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Jesus said, What is your name? And he made answer, My name is Legion, because there are a great number of us.
- Basic English Bible

And he asked him, What is thy name? And he says to him, Legion is my name, because we are many.
- Darby Bible

And he asked him, What is thy name? And he answered, saying, My name is Legion: for we are many.
- Webster's Bible

Jesus also questioned him. "What is your name?" He said. "Legion," he replied, "for there are a host of us."
- Weymouth Bible

He asked him, "What is your name?" He said to him, "My name is Legion, for we are many."
- World English Bible

And Jhesus axide hym, What is thi name? And he seith to hym, A legioun is my name; for we ben many.
- Wycliffe Bible

and he was questioning him, `What [is] thy name?' and he answered, saying, `Legion [is] my name, because we are many;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Mark 5:9


5:9 My name is Legion! for we are many - But all these seem to have been under one commander, who accordingly speaks all along, both for them and himself.


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