New International Version
And the news about him spread throughout the surrounding area.
King James Bible
And the fame of him went out into every place of the country round about.
Darby Bible Translation
And a rumour went out into every place of the country round concerning him.
World English Bible
News about him went out into every place of the surrounding region.
Young's Literal Translation
and there was going forth a fame concerning him to every place of the region round about.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The fame - Ηχος, the sound. This is a very elegant metaphor. The people are represented as struck with astonishment, and the sound goes out through all the coasts; in allusion to the propagation of sound, by a smart stroke upon any substance, by which the air is suddenly agitated, and conveys the report made by the stroke to distant places. So this miracle was told to others by those who saw it, and they to others still, till it was heard through all the coasts of Galilee, Mark 1:28.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
the fame. [Echos,] the sound; a very elegant metaphor, says Dr. Adam Clarke. The people are represented as struck with astonishment, and the sound goes out through all the coasts; in allusion to the propagation of sound by a smart stroke upon any substance.
LibraryPreaching at Nazareth
'And He began to say unto them, This day is this scripture fulfilled In your ears.'--LUKE iv. 21. This first appearance of our Lord, in His public work at Nazareth, the home of His childhood, was preceded, as we learn from John's Gospel, by a somewhat extended ministry in Jerusalem. In the course of it, He cast the money-changers out of the Temple, did many miracles, had His conversation with Nicodemus, and on His return towards Galilee met the woman of Samaria at the well. The report of these things, …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions Of Holy Scripture
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Standing with the People
News of this spread through all that region.
But they went out and spread the news about him all over that region.
Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, and news about him spread through the whole countryside.
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