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And they sat down in ranks, by hundreds, and by fifties.
by hundreds. It is generally supposed that they were so arranged as to be a hundred in rank, or depth, and fifty in front, or file; which would make the number just five thousand, and will reconcile this account with Luke's, who only speaks of their sitting down by fifties.
Luke 9:14,15 For they were about five thousand men. And he said to his disciples, Make them sit down by fifties in a company...
Strong's ConcordanceAnd they sat down in ranks, by hundreds, and by fifties.
Topical BibleFifties Groups Hundreds Placed Ranks Rows Sat Squares
Mark Chapter 6 Verse 40
Alphabetical: and down fifties groups hundreds in of sat So they
NT Gospels: Mark 6:40 They sat down in ranks by hundreds (Mar Mk Mr)