Romans 16:12

“Salute Tryphena and Tryphosa, who labour in the Lord. Salute the beloved Persis, which laboured much in the Lord.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Salute Tryphena and Tryphosa, who labour in the Lord. Salute the beloued Persis, which laboured much in the Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Greet Tryphaena and Tryphosa, workers in the Lord. Greet Persis the beloved, who has worked hard in the Lord.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Salute Tryphaena and Tryphosa, who labor in the Lord. Salute Persis the beloved, who labored much in the Lord.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Give my love to Tryphaena and Tryphosa, workers in the Lord. Give my love to my dear Persis, who did much work in the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

Salute Tryphaena and Tryphosa, who labour in [the] Lord. Salute Persis, the beloved, who has laboured much in [the] Lord.
- Darby Bible

Salute Tryphena and Tryphosa, who labor in the Lord. Salute the beloved Persis, who labored much in the Lord.
- Webster's Bible

Greetings to those Christian workers, Tryphaena and Tryphosa; also to dear Persis, who has laboured strenuously in the Lord's work.
- Weymouth Bible

Greet Tryphaena and Tryphosa, who labor in the Lord. Greet Persis, the beloved, who labored much in the Lord.
- World English Bible

Grete wel Trifenam and Trifosam, whiche wymmen trauelen in the Lord. Grete wel Persida, most dereworthe womman, that hath trauelid myche in the Lord.
- Wycliffe Bible

salute Tryphaena, and Tryphosa, who are labouring in the Lord; salute Persis, the beloved, who did labour much in the Lord.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Romans 16:12


16:12 Salute Tryphena and Tryphosa - Probably they were two sisters.


People's Bible Notes for Romans 16:12


Ro 16:12 Tryphaena, Tryphosa, . . . Persis. These are the names of women. From the fact stated of them, there were probably deaconesses.

Discussion for Romans 16:12

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