Mark 8:19
New International Version
When I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many basketfuls of pieces did you pick up?” “Twelve,” they replied.

New Living Translation
When I fed the 5,000 with five loaves of bread, how many baskets of leftovers did you pick up afterward?” “Twelve,” they said.

English Standard Version
When I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many baskets full of broken pieces did you take up?” They said to him, “Twelve.”

Berean Study Bible
When I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many basketfuls of broken pieces did you collect?” “Twelve,” they answered.

Berean Literal Bible
When I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many hand-baskets full of fragments did you take up?" They say to Him, "Twelve."

King James Bible
When I brake the five loaves among five thousand, how many baskets full of fragments took ye up? They say unto him, Twelve.

New King James Version
When I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many baskets full of fragments did you take up?” They said to Him, “Twelve.”

New American Standard Bible
when I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many baskets full of broken pieces you picked up?” They said to Him, “Twelve.”

NASB 1995
when I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many baskets full of broken pieces you picked up?” They said to Him, “Twelve.”

NASB 1977
when I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many baskets full of broken pieces you picked up?” They said to Him, “Twelve.”

Amplified Bible
when I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many baskets full of broken pieces you picked up?” They answered, “Twelve.”

Christian Standard Bible
When I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many baskets full of leftovers did you collect? ” “Twelve,” they told him.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
When I broke the five loaves for the 5,000, how many baskets full of pieces of bread did you collect?"” Twelve,” they told Him.

American Standard Version
When I brake the five loaves among the five thousand, how many baskets full of broken pieces took ye up? They say unto him, Twelve.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
“When I broke those five loaves for the 5000, after they were filled, how many baskets of fragments did you take up?” They said to him, “Twelve.”

Contemporary English Version
how many baskets of leftovers you picked up when I fed those 5,000 people with only five small loaves of bread?" "Yes," the disciples answered. "There were twelve baskets."

Douay-Rheims Bible
When I broke the five loaves among five thousand, how many baskets full of fragments took you up? They say to him, Twelve.

English Revised Version
When I brake the five loaves among the five thousand, how many baskets full of broken pieces took ye up? They say unto him, Twelve.

Good News Translation
when I broke the five loaves for the five thousand people? How many baskets full of leftover pieces did you take up?" "Twelve," they answered.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
When I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many baskets did you fill with leftover pieces?" They told him, "Twelve."

International Standard Version
When I broke the five loaves for the 5,000, how many baskets did you fill with leftover pieces?" They told him, "Twelve."

Literal Standard Version
When I broke the five loaves to the five thousand, how many hand-baskets full of broken pieces did you take up?” They say to Him, “Twelve.”

NET Bible
When I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many baskets full of pieces did you pick up?" They replied, "Twelve."

New Heart English Bible
When I broke the five loaves among the five thousand, how many baskets full of broken pieces did you take up?" They told him, "Twelve."

Weymouth New Testament
When I broke up the five loaves for the 5,000 men, how many baskets did you carry away full of broken portions?" "Twelve," they said.

World English Bible
When I broke the five loaves among the five thousand, how many baskets full of broken pieces did you take up?" They told him, "Twelve."

Young's Literal Translation
When the five loaves I did brake to the five thousand, how many hand-baskets full of broken pieces took ye up?' they say to him, 'Twelve.'

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Leaven to Beware
18‘Having eyes, do you not see? And having ears, do you not hear?’ And do you not remember? 19When I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many basketfuls of broken pieces did you collect?” “Twelve,” they answered. 20“And when I broke the seven loaves for the four thousand, how many basketfuls of broken pieces did you collect?” “Seven,” they said.…

Cross References
Matthew 14:20
They all ate and were satisfied, and the disciples picked up twelve basketfuls of broken pieces that were left over.

Mark 6:41
Taking the five loaves and the two fish and looking up to heaven, Jesus spoke a blessing and broke the loaves. Then He gave them to His disciples to set before the people. And He divided the two fish among them all.


Treasury of Scripture

When I broke the five loaves among five thousand, how many baskets full of fragments took you up? They say to him, Twelve.

the five.

Mark 6:38-44
He saith unto them, How many loaves have ye? go and see. And when they knew, they say, Five, and two fishes…

Matthew 14:17-21
And they say unto him, We have here but five loaves, and two fishes…

Luke 9:12-17
And when the day began to wear away, then came the twelve, and said unto him, Send the multitude away, that they may go into the towns and country round about, and lodge, and get victuals: for we are here in a desert place…









(19-20) How many baskets . . .?--The words for "baskets" are, as has been said, different in the two verses. (See Note on Matthew 15:37.)

Verses 19, 20. - Here St. Mark is as careful as St. Matthew to mention the details of the two miracles, even to the reference to the two kinds of baskets in which the fragments were gathered up. They had a distinct recollection of the facts, but they had failed to catch their spiritual import.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Greek
When
ὅτε (hote)
Adverb
Strong's 3753: When, at which time. From hos and te; at which too, i.e. When.

I broke
ἔκλασα (eklasa)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 1st Person Singular
Strong's 2806: To break (in pieces), break bread. A primary verb; to break.

the
τοὺς (tous)
Article - Accusative Masculine Plural
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

five
πέντε (pente)
Adjective - Accusative Masculine Plural
Strong's 4002: Five. A primary number; 'five'.

loaves
ἄρτους (artous)
Noun - Accusative Masculine Plural
Strong's 740: Bread, a loaf, food. From airo; bread or a loaf.

for
εἰς (eis)
Preposition
Strong's 1519: A primary preposition; to or into, of place, time, or purpose; also in adverbial phrases.

the
τοὺς (tous)
Article - Accusative Masculine Plural
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

five thousand,
πεντακισχιλίους (pentakischilious)
Adjective - Accusative Masculine Plural
Strong's 4000: Five thousand. From pentakis and chilioi; five times a thousand.

how many
πόσους (posous)
Interrogative / Indefinite Pronoun - Accusative Masculine Plural
Strong's 4214: How much, how great, how many. From an absolute pos and hos; interrogative pronoun how much (plural) many).

basketfuls
κοφίνους (kophinous)
Noun - Accusative Masculine Plural
Strong's 2894: A large basket. Of uncertain derivation; a basket.

of broken pieces
κλασμάτων (klasmatōn)
Noun - Genitive Neuter Plural
Strong's 2801: A fragment, broken piece. From klao; a piece.

did you collect?”
ἤρατε (ērate)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 2nd Person Plural
Strong's 142: To raise, lift up, take away, remove.

“Twelve,”
Δώδεκα (Dōdeka)
Adjective - Accusative Masculine Plural
Strong's 1427: Twelve; the usual way in which the Twelve apostles of Jesus are referred to. From duo and deka; two and ten, i.e. A dozen.

they answered.
Λέγουσιν (Legousin)
Verb - Present Indicative Active - 3rd Person Plural
Strong's 3004: (a) I say, speak; I mean, mention, tell, (b) I call, name, especially in the pass., (c) I tell, command.


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