Mark 14:51
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English Standard Version
And a young man followed him, with nothing but a linen cloth about his body. And they seized him,

King James Bible
And there followed him a certain young man, having a linen cloth cast about his naked body; and the young men laid hold on him:

American Standard Version
And a certain young man followed with him, having a linen cloth cast about him, over his naked body : and they lay hold on him;

Douay-Rheims Bible
And a certain young man followed him, having a linen cloth cast about his naked body; and they laid hold on him.

English Revised Version
And a certain young man followed with him, having a linen cloth cast about him, over his naked body: and they lay hold on him;

Webster's Bible Translation
And there followed him a certain young man, having a linen cloth cast about his naked body; and the young men laid hold on him.

Weymouth New Testament
One youth indeed did follow Him, wearing only a linen cloth round his bare body. Of him they laid hold,

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Commentary
Vincent's Word Studies

Linen cloth (σινδόνα)

The probable derivation is from Ἰνδός, an Indian: India being the source from which came this fine fabric used for wrapping dead bodies, and in which Christ's body was enveloped. See Matthew 27:59; Mark 15:46; Luke 23:53.

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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Mark 14:50 And they all left Him and fled.

Mark 14:52 But he pulled free of the linen sheet and escaped naked.

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