New American Standard Bible
And when eight days had passed, before His circumcision, His name was then called Jesus, the name given by the angel before He was conceived in the womb.
King James Bible
And when eight days were accomplished for the circumcising of the child, his name was called JESUS, which was so named of the angel before he was conceived in the womb.
Darby Bible Translation
And when eight days were fulfilled for circumcising him, his name was called Jesus, which was the name given by the angel before he had been conceived in the womb.
World English Bible
When eight days were fulfilled for the circumcision of the child, his name was called Jesus, which was given by the angel before he was conceived in the womb.
Young's Literal Translation
And when eight days were fulfilled to circumcise the child, then was his name called Jesus, having been so called by the messenger before his being conceived in the womb.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Eight days ... - This was the regular time for performing the rite of circumcision, Genesis 17:12.
Called Jesus - See the notes at Matthew 1:21.
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'And He said unto them, How is it that ye sought Me! wist ye not that I must be about My Father's business?' --LUKE ii. 49. A number of spurious gospels have come down to us, which are full of stories, most of them absurd and some of them worse, about the infancy of Jesus Christ. Their puerilities bring out more distinctly the simplicity, the nobleness, the worthiness of this one solitary incident of His early days, which has been preserved for us. How has it been preserved? If you will look over …
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"And every male among you who is eight days old shall be circumcised throughout your generations, a servant who is born in the house or who is bought with money from any foreigner, who is not of your descendants.
'On the eighth day the flesh of his foreskin shall be circumcised.
"She will bear a Son; and you shall call His name Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins."
but kept her a virgin until she gave birth to a Son; and he called His name Jesus.
"And behold, you will conceive in your womb and bear a son, and you shall name Him Jesus.
And it happened that on the eighth day they came to circumcise the child, and they were going to call him Zacharias, after his father.
But when the fullness of the time came, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born under the Law,
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