Luke 19:12
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Berean Study Bible
So He said, “A man of noble birth went to a distant country to lay claim to his kingship and then return.

Young's Literal Translation
He said therefore, ‘A certain man of birth went on to a far country, to take to himself a kingdom, and to return,

King James Bible
He said therefore, A certain nobleman went into a far country to receive for himself a kingdom, and to return.

οὖν (oun)
Strong's 3767: Therefore, then. Apparently a primary word; certainly, or accordingly.

He said,
εἶπεν (eipen)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 2036: Answer, bid, bring word, command. A primary verb; to speak or say.

τις (tis)
Interrogative / Indefinite Pronoun - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's 5100: Any one, some one, a certain one or thing. An enclitic indefinite pronoun; some or any person or object.

Ἄνθρωπός (Anthrōpos)
Noun - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's 444: A man, one of the human race. From aner and ops; man-faced, i.e. A human being.

of noble birth
εὐγενὴς (eugenēs)
Adjective - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's 2104: (a) of noble birth, of high birth, (b) noble in nature. From eu and ginomai; well born, i.e. high in rank, or generous.

ἐπορεύθη (eporeuthē)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Passive - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 4198: To travel, journey, go, die.

εἰς (eis)
Strong's 1519: A primary preposition; to or into, of place, time, or purpose; also in adverbial phrases.

a distant
μακρὰν (makran)
Adjective - Accusative Feminine Singular
Strong's 3112: At a distance, far away, remote, alien. Feminine accusative case singular of makros; at a distance.

χώραν (chōran)
Noun - Accusative Feminine Singular
Strong's 5561: Feminine of a derivative of the base of chasma through the idea of empty expanse; room, i.e. A space of territory.

to lay claim
λαβεῖν (labein)
Verb - Aorist Infinitive Active
Strong's 2983: (a) I receive, get, (b) I take, lay hold of.

to his
ἑαυτῷ (heautō)
Reflexive Pronoun - Dative Masculine 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 1438: Himself, herself, itself.

βασιλείαν (basileian)
Noun - Accusative Feminine Singular
Strong's 932: From basileus; properly, royalty, i.e. rule, or a realm.

and then
καὶ (kai)
Strong's 2532: And, even, also, namely.

ὑποστρέψαι (hypostrepsai)
Verb - Aorist Infinitive Active
Strong's 5290: To turn back, return. From hupo and strepho; to turn under, i.e. To return.


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