Matthew 20:33
New International Version
“Lord,” they answered, “we want our sight.”

New Living Translation
“Lord,” they said, “we want to see!”

English Standard Version
They said to him, “Lord, let our eyes be opened.”

Berean Study Bible
“Lord,” they answered, “let our eyes be opened.”

Berean Literal Bible
They say to Him, "Lord, that our eyes might be opened."

King James Bible
They say unto him, Lord, that our eyes may be opened.

New King James Version
They said to Him, “Lord, that our eyes may be opened.”

New American Standard Bible
They said to Him, “Lord, we want our eyes to be opened.”

NASB 1995
They said to Him, “Lord, we want our eyes to be opened.”

NASB 1977
They said to Him, “Lord, we want our eyes to be opened.”

Amplified Bible
They answered Him, “Lord, we want our eyes to be opened.”

Christian Standard Bible
“Lord,” they said to him, “open our eyes.”

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Lord,” they said to Him, “open our eyes!”

American Standard Version
They say unto him, Lord, that our eyes may be opened.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
They were saying to him, “Our Lord, that our eyes may be opened.”

Contemporary English Version
They answered, "Lord, we want to see!"

Douay-Rheims Bible
They say to him: Lord, that our eyes be opened.

English Revised Version
They say unto him, Lord, that our eyes may be opened.

Good News Translation
"Sir," they answered, "we want you to give us our sight!"

GOD'S WORD® Translation
They told him, "Lord, we want you to give us our eyesight back."

International Standard Version
They told him, "Lord, we want to be able to see!"

Literal Standard Version
They say to Him, “Lord, that our eyes may be opened”;

NET Bible
They said to him, "Lord, let our eyes be opened."

New Heart English Bible
They told him, "Lord, that our eyes may be opened."

Weymouth New Testament
"Sir, let our eyes be opened," they replied.

World English Bible
They told him, "Lord, that our eyes may be opened."

Young's Literal Translation
they say to him, 'Sir, that our eyes may be opened;'

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Blind Men by the Road
32Jesus stopped and called them. “What do you want Me to do for you?” He asked. 33“Lord,” they answered, “let our eyes be opened.” 34Moved with compassion, Jesus touched their eyes, and at once they received their sight and followed Him.…

Cross References
Matthew 20:32
Jesus stopped and called them. "What do you want Me to do for you?" He asked.

Matthew 20:34
Moved with compassion, Jesus touched their eyes, and at once they received their sight and followed Him.


Treasury of Scripture

They say to him, Lord, that our eyes may be opened.

Lord.

Psalm 119:18
Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of thy law.

Ephesians 1:17-19
That the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give unto you the spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge of him: …









(33) Lord.--St. Mark (Mark 10:51, in the Greek), after his manner, gives the Hebrew word, Rabboni (comp. John 20:16), which Bartimaeus actually uttered.

Verse 33. - That our eyes may be opened. So another blind man said, when asked the same question (Mark 10:51). They had at first asked vaguely for mercy, now they prayed definitely for sight - an example to all to make their supplications for particular graces and mercies, and not to be content with general terms which do not describe their special wants.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Greek
“Lord,”
Κύριε (Kyrie)
Noun - Vocative Masculine Singular
Strong's 2962: Lord, master, sir; the Lord. From kuros; supreme in authority, i.e. controller; by implication, Master.

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.

“let
ἵνα (hina)
Conjunction
Strong's 2443: In order that, so that. Probably from the same as the former part of heautou; in order that.

our
ἡμῶν (hēmōn)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Genitive 1st Person Plural
Strong's 1473: I, the first-person pronoun. A primary pronoun of the first person I.

eyes
ὀφθαλμοὶ (ophthalmoi)
Noun - Nominative Masculine Plural
Strong's 3788: The eye; fig: the mind's eye. From optanomai; the eye; by implication, vision; figuratively, envy.

be opened.”
ἀνοιγῶσιν (anoigōsin)
Verb - Aorist Subjunctive Passive - 3rd Person Plural
Strong's 455: To open. From ana and oigo; to open up.


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