Matthew 27:39

“And they that passed by reviled him, wagging their heads,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And they that passed by, reuiled him, wagging their heads,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And those passing by were hurling abuse at Him, wagging their heads
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And they that passed by railed on him, wagging their heads,
- American Standard Version (1901)

And those who went by said bitter words to him, shaking their heads and saying,
- Basic English Bible

But the passers-by reviled him, shaking their heads
- Darby Bible

And they that passed by, reviled him, wagging their heads,
- Webster's Bible

And the passers-by reviled Him. They shook their heads at Him
- Weymouth Bible

Those who passed by blasphemed him, wagging their heads,
- World English Bible

And men that passiden forth blasfemeden hym,
- Wycliffe Bible

and those passing by were speaking evil of him, wagging their heads,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for Matthew 27:39


Mt 27:39 They that passed by reviled him. The people going in and out of the city, on the thoroughfare near the place of crucifixion. Wagging their heads. Derisively and insultingly. Compare 2Ki 19:21 Job 16:4 Ps 109:25.

Discussion for Matthew 27:39

  • Anonymous for verse 39
    This scripture was prophesied by David in Psalm 22 7 "All they that see me laugh me to scorn they shoot out the lip, they shake the head "

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