Mark 6:28
New International Version
and brought back his head on a platter. He presented it to the girl, and she gave it to her mother.

New Living Translation
brought his head on a tray, and gave it to the girl, who took it to her mother.

English Standard Version
and brought his head on a platter and gave it to the girl, and the girl gave it to her mother.

Berean Study Bible
The man brought John’s head on a platter and presented it to the girl, who gave it to her mother.

Berean Literal Bible
and brought his head upon a platter, and gave it to the girl, and the girl gave it to her mother.

King James Bible
And brought his head in a charger, and gave it to the damsel: and the damsel gave it to her mother.

New King James Version
brought his head on a platter, and gave it to the girl; and the girl gave it to her mother.

New American Standard Bible
and brought his head on a platter, and gave it to the girl; and the girl gave it to her mother.

NASB 1995
and brought his head on a platter, and gave it to the girl; and the girl gave it to her mother.

NASB 1977
and brought his head on a platter, and gave it to the girl; and the girl gave it to her mother.

Amplified Bible
and brought back his head on a platter, and gave it to the girl; and the girl gave it to her mother.

Christian Standard Bible
brought his head on a platter, and gave it to the girl. Then the girl gave it to her mother.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
brought his head on a platter, and gave it to the girl. Then the girl gave it to her mother.

American Standard Version
and brought his head on a platter, and gave it to the damsel; and the damsel gave it to her mother.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And he brought it on a plate and he gave it to the girl and the girl gave it to her mother.

Contemporary English Version
The guard put the head on a serving plate and took it to the girl. Then she gave it to her mother.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he beheaded him in the prison, and brought his head in a dish: and gave it to the damsel, and the damsel gave it to her mother.

English Revised Version
and brought his head in a charger, and gave it to the damsel; and the damsel gave it to her mother.

Good News Translation
then he brought it on a plate and gave it to the girl, who gave it to her mother.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then he brought the head on a platter and gave it to the girl, and the girl gave it to her mother.

International Standard Version
Then he brought John's head on a platter and gave it to the girl, and the girl gave it to her mother.

Literal Standard Version
and he having gone, beheaded him in the prison, and brought his head on a plate, and gave it to the girl, and the girl gave it to her mother;

NET Bible
He brought his head on a platter and gave it to the girl, and the girl gave it to her mother.

New Heart English Bible
and brought his head on a platter, and gave it to the young woman; and the young woman gave it to her mother.

Weymouth New Testament
and brought his head on a dish and gave it to the young girl, who gave it to her mother.

World English Bible
and brought his head on a platter, and gave it to the young lady; and the young lady gave it to her mother.

Young's Literal Translation
and he having gone, beheaded him in the prison, and brought his head upon a plate, and did give it to the damsel, and the damsel did give it to her mother;

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Beheading of John
27So without delay, the king commanded that John’s head be brought in. He sent an executioner, who went and beheaded him in the prison. 28 The man brought John’s head on a platter and presented it to the girl, who gave it to her mother. 29When John’s disciples heard about this, they came and took his body and placed it in a tomb.…

Cross References
Matthew 14:8
Prompted by her mother, she said, "Give me here on a platter the head of John the Baptist."

Mark 6:27
So without delay, the king commanded that John's head be brought in. He sent an executioner, who went and beheaded him in the prison.

Mark 6:29
When John's disciples heard about this, they came and took his body and placed it in a tomb.


Treasury of Scripture

And brought his head in a charger, and gave it to the damsel: and the damsel gave it to her mother.











Parallel Commentaries ...


Greek
[The man] brought
ἤνεγκεν (ēnenken)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 5342: To carry, bear, bring; I conduct, lead; perhaps: I make publicly known. A primary verb.

[John’s]
τὴν (tēn)
Article - Accusative Feminine Singular
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

head
κεφαλὴν (kephalēn)
Noun - Accusative Feminine Singular
Strong's 2776: From the primary kapto; the head, literally or figuratively.

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

a platter
πίνακι (pinaki)
Noun - Dative Masculine Singular
Strong's 4094: A plate, platter, disc, dish. Apparently a form of plax; a plate.

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

presented
ἔδωκεν (edōken)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 1325: To offer, give; I put, place. A prolonged form of a primary verb; to give.

it
αὐτὴν (autēn)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Accusative 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.

to the
τῷ (tō)
Article - Dative 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.

girl,
κορασίῳ (korasiō)
Noun - Dative Neuter Singular
Strong's 2877: A little girl, a young girl; a girl, maiden. Neuter of a presumed derivative of kore; a girl.

[who]
κοράσιον (korasion)
Noun - Nominative Neuter Singular
Strong's 2877: A little girl, a young girl; a girl, maiden. Neuter of a presumed derivative of kore; a girl.

gave
ἔδωκεν (edōken)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 1325: To offer, give; I put, place. A prolonged form of a primary verb; to give.

it
αὐτὴν (autēn)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Accusative 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.

to 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.

mother.
μητρὶ (mētri)
Noun - Dative Feminine Singular
Strong's 3384: A mother. Apparently a primary word; a 'mother'.


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