New International Version
"His master answered, 'You take charge of five cities.'
King James Bible
And he said likewise to him, Be thou also over five cities.
Darby Bible Translation
And he said also to this one, And *thou*, be over five cities.
World English Bible
"So he said to him, 'And you are to be over five cities.'
Young's Literal Translation
and he said also to this one, And thou, become thou over five cities.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Over ten cities - This is to be understood as referring to the new kingdom which the nobleman had just received. His former trustiest and most faithful servants he now represents as being made governors, under him, over a number of cities, according to the capacity he found in each; which capacity was known by the improvement of the minas.
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Occupy till I come.--LUKE 19:13. The Son of man is as a man taking a far journey, who left his house, and gave authority to his servants, and to every man his work, and commanded the porter to watch.--Unto one he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one; to every man according to his several ability; and straightway took his journey. I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh, when no man can work.--Wist ye not that I must be about my Father's business?--Leaving …
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"The second came and said, 'Sir, your mina has earned five more.'
"Then another servant came and said, 'Sir, here is your mina; I have kept it laid away in a piece of cloth.
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