Acts 27:17
Text Analysis
Strong'sGreekEnglishMorphology
3739 [e]ἣν
hēn
whichRelPro-AFS
142 [e]ἄραντες
arantes
having taken up,V-APA-NMP
996 [e]βοηθείαις
boētheiais
supportsN-DFP
5530 [e]ἐχρῶντο,
echrōnto
they began using,V-IIM/P-3P
5269 [e]ὑποζωννύντες
hypozōnnyntes
undergirdingV-PPA-NMP
3588 [e]τὸ
to
theArt-ANS
4143 [e]πλοῖον·
ploion
ship.N-ANS
5399 [e]φοβούμενοί
phoboumenoi
FearingV-PPM/P-NMP
5037 [e]τε
te
thenConj
3361 [e]μὴ
lestAdv
1519 [e]εἰς
eis
intoPrep
3588 [e]τὴν
tēn
theArt-AFS
4950 [e]Σύρτιν
Syrtin
sandbars of SyrtisN-AFS
1601 [e]ἐκπέσωσιν,
ekpesōsin
they should fall,V-ASA-3P
5465 [e]χαλάσαντες
chalasantes
having loweredV-APA-NMP
3588 [e]τὸ
to
theArt-ANS
4632 [e]σκεῦος,
skeuos
gear,N-ANS
3779 [e]οὕτως
houtōs
thusAdv
5342 [e]ἐφέροντο.
epheronto
they were driven along.V-IIM/P-3P









Greek Texts
ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:17 Greek NT: Nestle 1904
ἣν ἄραντες βοηθείαις ἐχρῶντο, ὑποζωννύντες τὸ πλοῖον· φοβούμενοί τε μὴ εἰς τὴν Σύρτιν ἐκπέσωσιν, χαλάσαντες τὸ σκεῦος, οὕτως ἐφέροντο.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:17 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort 1881
ἣν ἄραντες βοηθείαις ἐχρῶντο ὑποζωννύντες τὸ πλοῖον· φοβούμενοί τε μὴ εἰς τὴν Σύρτιν ἐκπέσωσιν, χαλάσαντες τὸ σκεῦος, οὕτως ἐφέροντο.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:17 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort / [NA27 and UBS4 variants]
ἣν ἄραντες βοηθείαις ἐχρῶντο ὑποζωννύντες τὸ πλοῖον· φοβούμενοί τε μὴ εἰς τὴν Σύρτιν ἐκπέσωσιν, χαλάσαντες τὸ σκεῦος, οὕτως ἐφέροντο.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:17 Greek NT: RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
ἣν ἄραντες, βοηθείαις ἐχρῶντο, ὑποζωννύντες τὸ πλοῖον· φοβούμενοί τε μὴ εἰς τὴν Σύρτην ἐκπέσωσιν, χαλάσαντες τὸ σκεῦος, οὕτως ἐφέροντο.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:17 Greek NT: Greek Orthodox Church
ἣν ἄραντες βοηθείαις ἐχρῶντο ὑποζωννύντες τὸ πλοῖον· φοβούμενοί τε μὴ εἰς τὴν Σύρτιν ἐκπέσωσι, χαλάσαντες τὸ σκεῦος, οὕτως ἐφέροντο.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:17 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Edition
ἣν ἄραντες βοηθείαις ἐχρῶντο ὑποζωννύντες τὸ πλοῖον· φοβούμενοί τε μὴ εἰς τὴν Σύρτιν ἐκπέσωσιν, χαλάσαντες τὸ σκεῦος, οὕτως ἐφέροντο.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:17 Greek NT: Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
ἣν ἄραντες, βοηθείαις ἐχρῶντο, ὑποζωννύντες τὸ πλοῖον· φοβούμενοί τε μὴ εἰς τὴν σύρτιν ἐκπέσωσι, χαλάσαντες τὸ σκεῦος, οὕτως ἐφέροντο.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:17 Greek NT: Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
ἣν ἄραντες βοηθείαις ἐχρῶντο ὑποζωννύντες τὸ πλοῖον φοβούμενοί τε μὴ εἰς τὴν Σύρτιν ἐκπέσωσιν χαλάσαντες τὸ σκεῦος οὕτως ἐφέροντο

Acts 27:17 Hebrew Bible
ואחרי משכם אותה אליהם ויקחו לעזר את כל אשר השיגה ידם ויחשבו את דפני האניה ומיראתם פן יפלו אל בין רכסי החול הורידו את כלי המפרש וכה נדפו׃

Acts 27:17 Aramaic NT: Peshitta
ܘܟܕ ܫܩܠܢܗ ܡܚܝܨܝܢ ܗܘܝܢ ܘܡܬܩܢܝܢ ܠܗ ܠܐܠܦܐ ܘܡܛܠ ܕܕܚܠܝܢ ܗܘܝܢ ܕܕܠܡܐ ܢܦܠ ܒܡܚܬܬܗ ܕܝܡܐ ܐܚܬܢܝܗܝ ܠܐܪܡܢܘܢ ܘܗܟܘܬ ܪܕܝܢ ܗܘܝܢ ܀

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
After they had hoisted it up, they used supporting cables in undergirding the ship; and fearing that they might run aground on the shallows of Syrtis, they let down the sea anchor and in this way let themselves be driven along.

King James Bible
Which when they had taken up, they used helps, undergirding the ship; and, fearing lest they should fall into the quicksands, strake sail, and so were driven.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
After hoisting it up, they used ropes and tackle and girded the ship. Then, fearing they would run aground on the Syrtis, they lowered the drift-anchor, and in this way they were driven along.
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