New International Version
"'Sir,' the servant said, 'what you ordered has been done, but there is still room.'
King James Bible
And the servant said, Lord, it is done as thou hast commanded, and yet there is room.
Darby Bible Translation
And the bondman said, Sir, it is done as thou hast commanded, and there is still room.
World English Bible
"The servant said, 'Lord, it is done as you commanded, and there is still room.'
Young's Literal Translation
'And the servant said, Sir, it hath been done as thou didst command, and still there is room.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
And yet there is room - On some occasions, so numerous are the guests that there is not room for them to sit in the court of the person who makes the feast, and a larger is therefore borrowed.
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"The servant came back and reported this to his master. Then the owner of the house became angry and ordered his servant, 'Go out quickly into the streets and alleys of the town and bring in the poor, the crippled, the blind and the lame.'
"Then the master told his servant, 'Go out to the roads and country lanes and compel them to come in, so that my house will be full.
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