1 Corinthians 14:16
Text Analysis
Strong'sGreekEnglishMorphology
1893 [e]ἐπεὶ
epei
OtherwiseConj
1437 [e]ἐὰν
ean
ifConj
2127 [e]εὐλογῇς
eulogēs
you blessV-PSA-2S
1722 [e][ἐν]
en
with thePrep
4151 [e]πνεύματι,
pneumati
spirit,N-DNS
3588 [e]
ho
the [one]Art-NMS
378 [e]ἀναπληρῶν
anaplērōn
fillingV-PPA-NMS
3588 [e]τὸν
ton
theArt-AMS
5117 [e]τόπον
topon
placeN-AMS
3588 [e]τοῦ
tou
of theArt-GMS
2399 [e]ἰδιώτου
idiōtou
uninstructed,N-GMS
4459 [e]πῶς
pōs
howAdv
2046 [e]ἐρεῖ
erei
will he sayV-FIA-3S
3588 [e]τὸ
to
theArt-ANS
281 [e]Ἀμήν
Amēn
AmenHeb
1909 [e]ἐπὶ
epi
atPrep
3588 [e]τῇ
- Art-DFS
4674 [e]σῇ
yourPPro-DF2S
2169 [e]εὐχαριστίᾳ;
eucharistia
thanksgiving,N-DFS
1894 [e]ἐπειδὴ
epeidē
sinceConj
5101 [e]τί
ti
whatIPro-ANS
3004 [e]λέγεις
legeis
you sayV-PIA-2S
3756 [e]οὐκ
ouk
notAdv
1492 [e]οἶδεν·
oiden
he knows?V-RIA-3S









Greek Texts
ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Α΄ 14:16 Greek NT: Nestle 1904
ἐπεὶ ἐὰν εὐλογῇς πνεύματι, ὁ ἀναπληρῶν τὸν τόπον τοῦ ἰδιώτου πῶς ἐρεῖ τὸ Ἀμήν ἐπὶ τῇ σῇ εὐχαριστίᾳ; ἐπειδὴ τί λέγεις οὐκ οἶδεν·

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Α΄ 14:16 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort 1881
ἐπεὶ ἐὰν εὐλογῇς ἐν πνεύματι, ὁ ἀναπληρῶν τὸν τόπον τοῦ ἰδιώτου πῶς ἐρεῖ τό Ἀμήν ἐπὶ τῇ σῇ εὐχαριστίᾳ; ἐπειδὴ τί λέγεις οὐκ οἶδεν·

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Α΄ 14:16 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort / [NA27 and UBS4 variants]
ἐπεὶ ἐὰν εὐλογῇς ἐν πνεύματι, ὁ ἀναπληρῶν τὸν τόπον τοῦ ἰδιώτου πῶς ἐρεῖ τό Ἀμήν ἐπὶ τῇ σῇ εὐχαριστίᾳ; ἐπειδὴ τί λέγεις οὐκ οἶδεν·

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Α΄ 14:16 Greek NT: RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
Ἐπεὶ ἐὰν εὐλογήσῃς τῷ πνεύματι, ὁ ἀναπληρῶν τὸν τόπον τοῦ ἰδιώτου πῶς ἐρεῖ τὸ Ἀμὴν ἐπὶ τῇ σῇ εὐχαριστίᾳ, ἐπειδὴ τί λέγεις οὐκ ο ἴδεν;

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Α΄ 14:16 Greek NT: Greek Orthodox Church
ἐπεὶ ἐὰν εὐλογήσῃς τῷ πνεύματι, ὁ ἀναπληρῶν τὸν τόπον τοῦ ἰδιώτου πῶς ἐρεῖ τὸ ἀμήν ἐπὶ τῇ σῇ εὐχαριστίᾳ; ἐπειδὴ τί λέγεις οὐκ οἶδε·

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Α΄ 14:16 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Edition
ἐπεὶ ἐὰν εὐλογῇς πνεύματι, ὁ ἀναπληρῶν τὸν τόπον τοῦ ἰδιώτου πῶς ἐρεῖ τὸ ἀμήν ἐπὶ τῇ σῇ εὐχαριστίᾳ, ἐπειδὴ τί λέγεις οὐκ οἶδεν;

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Α΄ 14:16 Greek NT: Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
ἐπεὶ ἐὰν εὐλογήσῃς τῷ πνεύματι, ὁ ἀναπληρῶν τὸν τόπον τοῦ ἰδιώτου πῶς ἐρεῖ τὸ Ἀμήν ἐπὶ τῇ σῇ εὐχαριστίᾳ, ἐπειδὴ τί λέγεις οὐκ οἶδε;

ΠΡΟΣ ΚΟΡΙΝΘΙΟΥΣ Α΄ 14:16 Greek NT: Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
ἐπεὶ ἐὰν εὐλογήσῃς τῷ πνεύματι ὁ ἀναπληρῶν τὸν τόπον τοῦ ἰδιώτου πῶς ἐρεῖ τὸ Ἀμήν ἐπὶ τῇ σῇ εὐχαριστίᾳ ἐπειδὴ τί λέγεις οὐκ οἶδεν·

1 Corinthians 14:16 Hebrew Bible
כי אם תברך ברוח איך יענה העמד נמצב ההדיוט אמן על הודיתך באשר לא ידע מה אתה אמר׃

1 Corinthians 14:16 Aramaic NT: Peshitta
ܘܐܢ ܠܐ ܐܢ ܡܒܪܟ ܐܢܬ ܒܪܘܚ ܗܘ ܕܡܡܠܐ ܕܘܟܬܗ ܕܗܕܝܘܛܐ ܐܝܟܢܐ ܢܐܡܪ ܐܡܝܢ ܥܠ ܬܘܕܝܬܟ ܕܝܠܟ ܡܛܠ ܕܡܢܐ ܐܡܪ ܐܢܬ ܠܐ ܝܕܥ ܀

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Otherwise if you bless in the spirit only, how will the one who fills the place of the ungifted say the "Amen " at your giving of thanks, since he does not know what you are saying?

King James Bible
Else when thou shalt bless with the spirit, how shall he that occupieth the room of the unlearned say Amen at thy giving of thanks, seeing he understandeth not what thou sayest?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Otherwise, if you praise with the spirit, how will the uninformed person say "Amen" at your giving of thanks, since he does not know what you are saying?
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