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Matthew

5

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37

But let your communication be, Yea, yea; Nay, nay: for whatsoever is more than these cometh of evil.

Lexicon

Verse part Definition: Part of speech: Strong's: Greek: Transliteration:
communication a word (as embodying an idea), a statement, a speech N-NMS H3056 λόγος logos (log'-os)
Yea, yes, certainly, even so Prtcl H3483 ναὶ nai (nahee)
yea; yes, certainly, even so Prtcl H3483 ναί nai (nahee)
Nay, not, no Adv H3756 οὐ ou (oo)
nay: not, no Adv H3756 οὐ ou (oo)
whatsoever is more abundant Adj-NNS H4053 περισσὸν perissos (per-is-sos')
evil. toilsome, bad Adj-GMS H4190 πονηροῦ poneros (pon-ay-ros')

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King James Bible But let your communication be, Yea, yea; Nay, nay: for whatsoever is more than these cometh of evil.
Berean Bible But let your communication be, Yea, yea; Nay, nay: for whatsoever is statement ‘Yes’ be ‘Yes,’ and ‘No,’ ‘No.’ Anything more than these cometh of comes from evil.
Interlinear But "But let your communication statement be, Yea, yea; Nay, nay: for whatsoever is more than 'Yes, yes ' or 'No, no'; anything beyond these cometh is of evil.
New American Standard Bible But "But let your communication statement be, Yea, yea; Nay, nay: for whatsoever is more than 'Yes, yes ' or 'No, no'; anything beyond these cometh is of evil.