New International Version
After a little while, those standing there went up to Peter and said, "Surely you are one of them; your accent gives you away."
King James Bible
And after a while came unto him they that stood by, and said to Peter, Surely thou also art one of them; for thy speech bewrayeth thee.
Darby Bible Translation
And after a little, those who stood [there], coming to [him], said to Peter, Truly *thou* too art of them, for also thy speech makes thee manifest.
World English Bible
After a little while those who stood by came and said to Peter, "Surely you are also one of them, for your speech makes you known."
Young's Literal Translation
And after a little those standing near having come, said to Peter, 'Truly thou also art of them, for even thy speech doth make thee manifest.'
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Thy speech - Thy manner of speech, η λαλια σου, that dialect of thine - his accent being different from that of Jerusalem. From various examples given by Lightfoot and Schoettgen, we find that the Galileans had a very corrupt pronunciation, frequently interchanging ת ה א and ע, and so blending or dividing words as to render them unintelligible, or cause them to convey a contrary sense.
Bewrayeth thee - Δηλου σε ποιει, maketh thee manifest, from the Anglo-saxon, to accuse, betray; a word long since lost from our language.
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He denied it again, with an oath: "I don't know the man!"
Then he began to call down curses, and he swore to them, "I don't know the man!" Immediately a rooster crowed.
Again he denied it. After a little while, those standing near said to Peter, "Surely you are one of them, for you are a Galilean."
About an hour later another asserted, "Certainly this fellow was with him, for he is a Galilean."
One of the high priest's servants, a relative of the man whose ear Peter had cut off, challenged him, "Didn't I see you with him in the garden?"
Utterly amazed, they asked: "Aren't all these who are speaking Galileans?
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