Luke 19:48
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English Standard Version
but they did not find anything they could do, for all the people were hanging on his words.

King James Bible
And could not find what they might do: for all the people were very attentive to hear him.

American Standard Version
and they could not find what they might do; for the people all hung upon him, listening.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And they found not what to do to him: for all the people were very attentive to hear him.

English Revised Version
and they could not find what they might do; for the people all hung upon him, listening.

Webster's Bible Translation
And could not find what they might do: for all the people were very attentive to hear him.

Weymouth New Testament
But they could not find any way of doing it, for the people all hung upon His lips.

Luke 19:48 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

Were very attentive (ἐξεκρέματο)

Only here in New Testament. Lit., as Rev., hung upon him. Tynd., stuck by him.

Luke 19:48 Parallel Commentaries

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could.

Luke 20:19,20 And the chief priests and the scribes the same hour sought to lay hands on him; and they feared the people...

Luke 22:2-4 And the chief priests and scribes sought how they might kill him; for they feared the people...

Matthew 22:15,16 Then went the Pharisees, and took counsel how they might entangle him in his talk...

were very attentive to hear him. or, hanged on him. [Kremannumi autou akouo,] literally, 'they hung upon him hearing;' which is beautifully expressive of their earnest attention, and high gratification.

Nehemiah 8:3 And he read therein before the street that was before the water gate from the morning until midday, before the men and the women...

John 7:46-49 The officers answered, Never man spoke like this man...

Acts 16:14 And a certain woman named Lydia, a seller of purple, of the city of Thyatira, which worshipped God, heard us...

Cross References
Luke 19:47
And he was teaching daily in the temple. The chief priests and the scribes and the principal men of the people were seeking to destroy him,

Luke 20:1
One day, as Jesus was teaching the people in the temple and preaching the gospel, the chief priests and the scribes with the elders came up

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