Luke 8:55
New International Version
Her spirit returned, and at once she stood up. Then Jesus told them to give her something to eat.

New Living Translation
And at that moment her life returned, and she immediately stood up! Then Jesus told them to give her something to eat.

English Standard Version
And her spirit returned, and she got up at once. And he directed that something should be given her to eat.

Berean Study Bible
Her spirit returned, and at once she got up. And He directed that she be given something to eat.

Berean Literal Bible
And her spirit returned, and she arose immediately; and He directed to be given to her to eat.

King James Bible
And her spirit came again, and she arose straightway: and he commanded to give her meat.

New King James Version
Then her spirit returned, and she arose immediately. And He commanded that she be given something to eat.

New American Standard Bible
And her spirit returned, and she got up immediately; and He ordered that something be given her to eat.

NASB 1995
And her spirit returned, and she got up immediately; and He gave orders for something to be given her to eat.

NASB 1977
And her spirit returned, and she rose immediately; and He gave orders for something to be given her to eat.

Amplified Bible
And her spirit returned, and she got up immediately; and He ordered that she be given something to eat.

Christian Standard Bible
Her spirit returned, and she got up at once. Then he gave orders that she be given something to eat.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Her spirit returned, and she got up at once. Then He gave orders that she be given something to eat.

American Standard Version
And her spirit returned, and she rose up immediately: and he commanded that'something be given her to eat.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And her spirit returned, and at once she arose, and he commanded them to give her food.

Contemporary English Version
She came back to life and got right up. Jesus told them to give her something to eat.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And her spirit returned, and she arose immediately. And he bid them give her to eat.

English Revised Version
And her spirit returned, and she rose up immediately: and he commanded that something be given her to eat.

Good News Translation
Her life returned, and she got up at once, and Jesus ordered them to give her something to eat.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
She came back to life and got up at once. He ordered her parents to give her something to eat.

International Standard Version
So her spirit returned, and she got up at once. Then Jesus directed that she be given something to eat.

Literal Standard Version
and her spirit came back, and she arose immediately, and He directed that there be given to her to eat;

NET Bible
Her spirit returned, and she got up immediately. Then he told them to give her something to eat.

New Heart English Bible
Her spirit returned, and she rose up immediately. He commanded that something be given to her to eat.

Weymouth New Testament
And her spirit returned, and instantly she stood up; and He directed them to give her some food.

World English Bible
Her spirit returned, and she rose up immediately. He commanded that something be given to her to eat.

Young's Literal Translation
and her spirit came back, and she arose presently, and he directed that there be given to her to eat;

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Healing Touch of Jesus
54But Jesus took her by the hand and called out, “Child, get up!” 55 Her spirit returned, and at once she got up. And He directed that she be given something to eat. 56Her parents were astounded, but Jesus ordered them not to tell anyone what had happened.…

Cross References
Luke 8:54
But Jesus took her by the hand and called out, "Child, get up!"

Luke 8:56
Her parents were astounded, but Jesus ordered them not to tell anyone what had happened.


Treasury of Scripture

And her spirit came again, and she arose straightway: and he commanded to give her meat.

her spirit.

1 Kings 17:21-23
And he stretched himself upon the child three times, and cried unto the LORD, and said, O LORD my God, I pray thee, let this child's soul come into him again…

John 11:44
And he that was dead came forth, bound hand and foot with graveclothes: and his face was bound about with a napkin. Jesus saith unto them, Loose him, and let him go.

and he.

Luke 24:41-43
And while they yet believed not for joy, and wondered, he said unto them, Have ye here any meat? …

Mark 5:43
And he charged them straitly that no man should know it; and commanded that something should be given her to eat.

John 11:44
And he that was dead came forth, bound hand and foot with graveclothes: and his face was bound about with a napkin. Jesus saith unto them, Loose him, and let him go.









(55) Her spirit came again.--The precise form of expression is peculiar to St. Luke, and is, perhaps, characteristic of the more accurate phraseology that belonged to him as a physician.

Verse 55. - He commanded to give her meat. She had been grievously ill, sick, we know, even to death; and now that the old strength and health had come back again, the Master felt she would at once, after her long abstinence, need food. Even the child's mother was not so motherly as Jesus.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Greek
Her
αὐτῆς (autēs)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Genitive Feminine 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 846: He, she, it, they, them, same. From the particle au; the reflexive pronoun self, used of the third person, and of the other persons.

spirit
πνεῦμα (pneuma)
Noun - Nominative Neuter Singular
Strong's 4151: Wind, breath, spirit.

returned,
ἐπέστρεψεν (epestrepsen)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 1994: From epi and strepho; to revert.

and
καὶ (kai)
Conjunction
Strong's 2532: And, even, also, namely.

at once
παραχρῆμα (parachrēma)
Adverb
Strong's 3916: Instantly, immediately, on the spot. From para and chrema; at the thing itself, i.e. Instantly.

she got up.
ἀνέστη (anestē)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 450: To raise up, set up; I rise from among (the) dead; I arise, appear. From ana and histemi; to stand up.

And
καὶ (kai)
Conjunction
Strong's 2532: And, even, also, namely.

He directed that
διέταξεν (dietaxen)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 1299: To give orders to, prescribe, arrange. From dia and tasso; to arrange thoroughly, i.e. institute, prescribe, etc.

she
αὐτῇ (autē)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Dative Feminine 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 846: He, she, it, they, them, same. From the particle au; the reflexive pronoun self, used of the third person, and of the other persons.

be given [something]
δοθῆναι (dothēnai)
Verb - Aorist Infinitive Passive
Strong's 1325: To offer, give; I put, place. A prolonged form of a primary verb; to give.

to eat.
φαγεῖν (phagein)
Verb - Aorist Infinitive Active
Strong's 5315: A primary verb; to eat.


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