English Standard Version
And they were amazed and astonished, saying, “Are not all these who are speaking Galileans?
King James Bible
And they were all amazed and marvelled, saying one to another, Behold, are not all these which speak Galilaeans?
American Standard Version
And they were all amazed and marvelled, saying, Behold, are not all these that speak Galilaeans?
And they were all amazed, and wondered, saying: Behold, are not all these, that speak, Galileans?
English Revised Version
And they were all amazed and marveled, saying, Behold, are not all these which speak Galilaeans?
Webster's Bible Translation
And they were all amazed, and marveled, saying one to another, Behold, are not all these who speak Galileans?
Weymouth New Testament
They were beside themselves with wonder, and exclaimed, "Are not all these speakers Galilaeans?
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CommentaryVincent's Word Studies
Amazed and marvelled (ἐξίσταντο καὶ ἐθαύμαζον)
The former word denotes the first overwhelming surprise. The verb is literally to put out of place; hence, out of one's senses. Compare Mark 3:21 : "He is beside himself." The latter word, marvelled, denotes the continuing wonder; meaning to regard with amazement, and with a suggestion of beginning to speculate on the matter.
Not regarded as a sect, for the name was not given to Christians until afterward; but with reference to their nationality. They used a peculiar dialect, which distinguished them from the inhabitants of Judaea. Compare Mark 14:70. They were blamed for neglecting the study of their language, and charged with errors in grammar and ridiculous mispronunciations.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
When Jesus heard this, he marveled and said to those who followed him, "Truly, I tell you, with no one in Israel have I found such faith.
After a little while the bystanders came up and said to Peter, "Certainly you too are one of them, for your accent betrays you."
and said, "Men of Galilee, why do you stand looking into heaven? This Jesus, who was taken up from you into heaven, will come in the same way as you saw him go into heaven."
And how is it that we hear, each of us in his own native language?
And all were amazed and perplexed, saying to one another, "What does this mean?"
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