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They asked him, and said to him, "Why then are you baptizing, if you are not the Christ, nor Elijah, nor the Prophet?"

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Verse part Definition: Part of speech: Strong's: Greek: Transliteration:
They asked to ask, question V-AIA-3P H2065 ἠρώτησαν ērōtēsan
him, and said to say H3004 εἶπαν eipan
to him, "Why who? which? what? IPro-ANS H5101 τί ti
then therefore, then, (and) so Conj H3767 οὖν oun
are you baptizing, to dip, sink V-PIA-2S H907 βαπτίζεις baptizeis
if sometimes used with a command or as an indirect question, etc.) Conj H1487 εἰ ei
you are not the Christ, the Anointed One, Messiah, Christ N-NMS H5547 χριστὸς christos
nor and not, neither Conj H3761 οὐδὲ oude
Elijah, Elijah, an Isr. prophet N-NMS H2243 Ἠλίας ēlias
nor and not, neither Conj H3761 οὐδὲ oude
the Prophet?" a prophet (an interpreter or forth-teller of the divine will) N-NMS H4396 προφήτης prophētēs

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Elias

Elijah, an Israelite prophet

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New American Standard Bible They asked him, and said to him, "Why then are you baptizing, if you are not the Christ, nor Elijah, nor the Prophet?"
King James Bible They And they asked him, and said to unto him, "Why then are you baptizing, Why baptizest thou then, if you are thou be not the that Christ, nor Elijah, nor the Prophet?"Elias, neither that prophet?
Berean Bible They and they asked him, him and said to him, "Why “Why then are do you baptizing, baptize, if you are not the Christ, nor Elijah, nor the Prophet?"prophet?”
Interlinear They asked him, and said to him, "Why then are you baptizing, if you are not the Christ, nor Elijah, nor the Prophet?"
American Standard Version They And they asked him, and said to unto him, "Why Why then are you baptizing, baptizest thou, if you are thou art not the Christ, nor neither Elijah, nor neither the Prophet?"prophet?