Mark 11:4
New International Version
They went and found a colt outside in the street, tied at a doorway. As they untied it,

New Living Translation
The two disciples left and found the colt standing in the street, tied outside the front door.

English Standard Version
And they went away and found a colt tied at a door outside in the street, and they untied it.

Berean Study Bible
So they went and found the colt outside in the street, tied at a doorway. They untied it,

Berean Literal Bible
And they departed and found the colt having been tied at the door outside, by the street. And they untied it,

King James Bible
And they went their way, and found the colt tied by the door without in a place where two ways met; and they loose him.

New King James Version
So they went their way, and found the colt tied by the door outside on the street, and they loosed it.

New American Standard Bible
They went away and found a colt tied at the door, outside in the street; and they untied it.

NASB 1995
They went away and found a colt tied at the door, outside in the street; and they untied it.

NASB 1977
And they went away and found a colt tied at the door outside in the street; and they untied it.

Amplified Bible
So they went away [to the village] and found a colt tied outside at a gate in the street, and they untied it.

Christian Standard Bible
So they went and found a colt outside in the street, tied by a door. They untied it,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So they went and found a young donkey outside in the street, tied by a door. They untied it,

American Standard Version
And they went away, and found a colt tied at the door without in the open street; and they loose him.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And they went and found a colt that was tied on the gate outside in the street, and as they untied him,

Contemporary English Version
The disciples left and found the donkey tied near a door that faced the street. While they were untying it,

Douay-Rheims Bible
And going their way, they found the colt tied before the gate without, in the meeting of two ways: and they loose him.

English Revised Version
And they went away, and found a colt tied at the door without in the open street; and they loose him.

Good News Translation
So they went and found a colt out in the street, tied to the door of a house. As they were untying it,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The disciples found the young donkey in the street. It was tied to the door of a house. As they were untying it,

International Standard Version
So they went and found the colt outside in the street tied up next to a doorway. While they were untying it,

Literal Standard Version
And they went away, and found the colt tied at the door outside, by the two ways, and they loose it,

NET Bible
So they went and found a colt tied at a door, outside in the street, and untied it.

New Heart English Bible
They went away, and found a colt tied at the door outside in the open street, and they untied him.

Weymouth New Testament
So they went and found a young ass tied up at the front door of a house. They were untying it,

World English Bible
They went away, and found a young donkey tied at the door outside in the open street, and they untied him.

Young's Literal Translation
And they went away, and found the colt tied at the door without, by the two ways, and they loose it,

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Triumphal Entry
3If anyone asks, ‘Why are you doing this?’ tell him, ‘The Lord needs it and will return it shortly.’ ” 4So they went and found the colt outside in the street, tied at a doorway. They untied it, 5and some who were standing there asked, “Why are you untying the colt?”…

Cross References
Matthew 21:2
saying to them, "Go into the village ahead of you, and at once you will find a donkey tied there, with her colt beside her. Untie them and bring them to Me.

Mark 11:3
If anyone asks, 'Why are you doing this?' tell him, 'The Lord needs it and will return it shortly.'"

Mark 11:5
and some who were standing there asked, "Why are you untying the colt?"


Treasury of Scripture

And they went their way, and found the colt tied by the door without in a place where two ways met; and they loose him.

and found.

Matthew 21:6,7
And the disciples went, and did as Jesus commanded them, …

Matthew 26:19
And the disciples did as Jesus had appointed them; and they made ready the passover.

Luke 19:32-34
And they that were sent went their way, and found even as he had said unto them…









(4) Without in a place where two ways met.--Each touch is characteristic of St. Mark, and implies personal observation on the part of his informant. The colt was at the door--outside, not inside, the court-yard; it was not at "a place," but at "the place," as we speak of "the cross-roads," where two ways met.

Verse 4. - By the door without, in a place where two ways met (ἐπὶ τοῦ ἀμφόδου) literally, in the open street.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Greek
[So]
Καὶ (Kai)
Conjunction
Strong's 2532: And, even, also, namely.

they went
ἀπῆλθον (apēlthon)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Plural
Strong's 565: From apo and erchomai; to go off, aside or behind, literally or figuratively.

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

found
εὗρον (heuron)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Plural
Strong's 2147: A prolonged form of a primary heuro, which heureo is used for it in all the tenses except the present and imperfect to find.

[the] colt
πῶλον (pōlon)
Noun - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's 4454: A colt, young ass, foal. Apparently a primary word; a 'foal' or 'filly', i.e., a young ass.

outside
ἔξω (exō)
Adverb
Strong's 1854: Without, outside. Adverb from ek; out(-side, of doors), literally or figuratively.

in
ἐπὶ (epi)
Preposition
Strong's 1909: On, to, against, on the basis of, at.

the
τοῦ (tou)
Article - Genitive Neuter Singular
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

street,
ἀμφόδου (amphodou)
Noun - Genitive Neuter Singular
Strong's 296: Prop: a road around anything; the street of a village. From the base of amphoteros and hodos; a fork in the road.

tied
δεδεμένον (dedemenon)
Verb - Perfect Participle Middle or Passive - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's 1210: To bind, tie, fasten; I impel, compel; I declare to be prohibited and unlawful. A primary verb; to bind.

at
πρὸς (pros)
Preposition
Strong's 4314: To, towards, with. A strengthened form of pro; a preposition of direction; forward to, i.e. Toward.

a doorway.
θύραν (thyran)
Noun - Accusative Feminine Singular
Strong's 2374: (a) a door, (b) met: an opportunity. Apparently a primary word; a portal or entrance.

They untied
λύουσιν (lyousin)
Verb - Present Indicative Active - 3rd Person Plural
Strong's 3089: A primary verb; to 'loosen'.

it,
αὐτόν (auton)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Accusative Masculine 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.


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