New American Standard Bible
And as they were crying out and throwing off their cloaks and tossing dust into the air,
King James Bible
And as they cried out, and cast off their clothes, and threw dust into the air,
Darby Bible Translation
And as they were crying, and throwing away their clothes, and casting dust into the air,
World English Bible
As they cried out, and threw off their cloaks, and threw dust into the air,
Young's Literal Translation
And they crying out and casting up their garments, and throwing dust into the air,
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Cast off their clothes - Their outer garments. Probably they did it now intending to stone him, Acts 7:58.
And threw dust into the air - As expressive of them abhorrence and indignation. This was a striking exhibition of rage and malice. Paul was guarded by Roman soldiers so that they could not injure him; and their only way of expressing their wrath was by menaces and threats, and by these tokens of furious indignation. Thus, Shimei expressed his indignation against David by cursing him, throwing stones at him, and casting dust, 2 Samuel 16:13.
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2 Samuel 16:13
So David and his men went on the way; and Shimei went along on the hillside parallel with him and as he went he cursed and cast stones and threw dust at him.
Now as Jesus was walking by the Sea of Galilee, He saw two brothers, Simon who was called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea; for they were fishermen.
When they had driven him out of the city, they began stoning him; and the witnesses laid aside their robes at the feet of a young man named Saul.
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