Luke 23:48
Good News Translation
When the people who had gathered there to watch the spectacle saw what happened, they all went back home, beating their breasts in sorrow.

Contemporary English Version
A crowd had gathered to see the terrible sight. Then after they had seen it, they felt brokenhearted and went home.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And all the multitude of them that were come together to that sight and saw the things that were done returned, striking their breasts.

New American Bible
When all the people who had gathered for this spectacle saw what had happened, they returned home beating their breasts;

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

And all the multitude of them that were come together to that sight and saw the things that were done returned, striking their breasts.

smote.

Luke 18:13 And the publican, standing afar off, would not so much as lift up his eyes towards heaven; but struck his breast, saying: O God, be merciful to me a sinner.

Jeremiah 31:19 For after thou didst convert me, I did penance: and after thou didst shew unto me, I struck my thigh: I am confounded and ashamed, because I have borne the reproach of my youth.

Acts 2:37 Now when they had heard these things, they had compunction in their heart and said to Peter and to the rest of the apostles: What shall we do, men and brethren?

Context
The Death of Jesus
47Now, the centurion, seeing what was done, glorified God, saying: Indeed this was a just man. 48And all the multitude of them that were come together to that sight and saw the things that were done returned, striking their breasts. 49And all his acquaintance and the women that had followed him from Galilee stood afar off, beholding these things.…
Cross References
Luke 8:52
And all wept and mourned for her. But he said: Weep not. The maid is not dead, but sleepeth.

Luke 18:13
And the publican, standing afar off, would not so much as lift up his eyes towards heaven; but struck his breast, saying: O God, be merciful to me a sinner.

Additional Translations
And when all the people who had gathered for this spectacle saw what had taken place, they returned home beating their breasts.

And all the crowds having come together to this spectacle, having seen the things that had taken place, were returning home, beating the breasts.

And all the people that came together to that sight, beholding the things which were done, smote their breasts, and returned.

And all the multitudes that came together to this sight, when they beheld the things that were done, returned smiting their breasts.

And all the crowds who had come together to that sight, having seen the things that took place, returned, beating [their] breasts.

And all the multitudes that came together to this sight, when they beheld the things that were done, returned smiting their breasts.

And all the people that came together to that sight, beholding the things which were done, smote their breasts, and returned.

And all the crowds that had come together to this sight, after seeing all that had occurred, returned to the city beating their breasts.

All the multitudes that came together to see this, when they saw the things that were done, returned home beating their breasts.

and all the multitudes who were come together to this sight, beholding the things that came to pass, smiting their breasts did turn back;
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