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Acts 21:40 New King James Version (NKJV)

40 So when he had given him permission, Paul stood on the stairs and motioned with his hand to the people. And when there was a great silence, he spoke to them in the Hebrew language, saying,

New King James Version (NKJV)

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Acts 21:40 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

40 When he had given him permission, Paul, standing on the stairs, motioned to the people with his hand; and when there [a]was a great hush, he spoke to them in the [b]Hebrew dialect, saying,

Footnotes:

  1. Acts 21:40 Lit occurred
  2. Acts 21:40 I.e. Jewish Aramaic
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Acts 21:40 New Living Translation (NLT)

40 The commander agreed, so Paul stood on the stairs and motioned to the people to be quiet. Soon a deep silence enveloped the crowd, and he addressed them in their own language, Aramaic.[a]

Footnotes:

  1. 21:40 Or Hebrew.
New Living Translation (NLT)

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Acts 21:40 American Standard Version (ASV)

40 And when he had given him leave, Paul, standing on the stairs, beckoned with the hand unto the people; and when there was made a great silence, he spake unto them in the Hebrew language, saying,

Acts 21:40 New International Version (NIV)

40 After receiving the commander’s permission, Paul stood on the steps and motioned to the crowd. When they were all silent, he said to them in Aramaic[a]:

Footnotes:

  1. Acts 21:40 Or possibly Hebrew; also in 22:2
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Acts 22:2 New King James Version (NKJV)

And when they heard that he spoke to them in the Hebrew language, they kept all the more silent.

Then he said:

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Acts 22:2 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

And when they heard that he was addressing them in the [a]Hebrew dialect, they became even more quiet; and he *said,

Footnotes:

  1. Acts 22:2 I.e. Jewish Aramaic
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Acts 22:2 New Living Translation (NLT)

When they heard him speaking in their own language,[a] the silence was even greater.

Footnotes:

  1. 22:2 Greek in Aramaic, or in Hebrew.
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Acts 22:2 American Standard Version (ASV)

And when they heard that he spake unto them in the Hebrew language, they were the more quiet: and he saith,

Acts 22:2 New International Version (NIV)

When they heard him speak to them in Aramaic, they became very quiet.

Then Paul said:

New International Version (NIV)

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