Acts 27:40
Text Analysis
Strong'sGreekEnglishMorphology
2532 [e]καὶ
kai
AndConj
3588 [e]τὰς
tas
theArt-AFP
45 [e]ἀγκύρας
ankyras
anchorsN-AFP
4014 [e]περιελόντες
perielontes
having cut away,V-APA-NMP
1439 [e]εἴων
eiōn
they left [them]V-IIA-3P
1519 [e]εἰς
eis
inPrep
3588 [e]τὴν
tēn
theArt-AFS
2281 [e]θάλασσαν,
thalassan
sea,N-AFS
260 [e]ἅμα
hama
at the same timeAdv
447 [e]ἀνέντες
anentes
having loosenedV-APA-NMP
3588 [e]τὰς
tas
theArt-AFP
2202 [e]ζευκτηρίας
zeuktērias
ropesN-AFP
3588 [e]τῶν
tōn
of theArt-GNP
4079 [e]πηδαλίων,
pēdaliōn
rudders.N-GNP
2532 [e]καὶ
kai
AndConj
1869 [e]ἐπάραντες
eparantes
having hoistedV-APA-NMP
3588 [e]τὸν
ton
theArt-AMS
736 [e]ἀρτέμωνα
artemōna
foresailN-AMS
3588 [e]τῇ
to theArt-DFS
4154 [e]πνεούσῃ
pneousē
blowing [wind],V-PPA-DFS
2722 [e]κατεῖχον
kateichon
they began makingV-IIA-3P
1519 [e]εἰς
eis
forPrep
3588 [e]τὸν
ton
theArt-AMS
123 [e]αἰγιαλόν.
aigialon
shore.N-AMS









Greek Texts
ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:40 Greek NT: Nestle 1904
καὶ τὰς ἀγκύρας περιελόντες εἴων εἰς τὴν θάλασσαν, ἅμα ἀνέντες τὰς ζευκτηρίας τῶν πηδαλίων, καὶ ἐπάραντες τὸν ἀρτέμωνα τῇ πνεούσῃ κατεῖχον εἰς τὸν αἰγιαλόν.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:40 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort 1881
καὶ τὰς ἀγκύρας περιελόντες εἴων εἰς τὴν θάλασσαν, ἅμα ἀνέντες τὰς ζευκτηρίας τῶν πηδαλίων, καὶ ἐπάραντες τὸν ἀρτέμωνα τῇ πνεούσῃ κατεῖχον εἰς τὸν αἰγιαλόν.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:40 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort / [NA27 and UBS4 variants]
καὶ τὰς ἀγκύρας περιελόντες εἴων εἰς τὴν θάλασσαν, ἅμα ἀνέντες τὰς ζευκτηρίας τῶν πηδαλίων, καὶ ἐπάραντες τὸν ἀρτέμωνα τῇ πνεούσῃ κατεῖχον εἰς τὸν αἰγιαλόν.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:40 Greek NT: RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
Καὶ τὰς ἀγκύρας περιελόντες εἴων εἰς τὴν θάλασσαν, ἅμα ἀνέντες τὰς ζευκτηρίας τῶν πηδαλίων· καὶ ἐπάραντες τὸν ἀρτέμονα τῇ πνεούσῃ κατεῖχον εἰς τὸν αἰγιαλόν.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:40 Greek NT: Greek Orthodox Church
καὶ τὰς ἀγκύρας περιελόντες εἴων εἰς τὴν θάλασσαν ἅμα ἀνέντες τὰς ζευκτηρίας τῶν πηδαλίων, καὶ ἐπάραντες τὸν ἀρτέμωνα τῇ πνεούσῃ κατεῖχον εἰς τὸν αἰγιαλόν.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:40 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Edition
καὶ τὰς ἀγκύρας περιελόντες εἴων εἰς τὴν θάλασσαν, ἅμα ἀνέντες τὰς ζευκτηρίας τῶν πηδαλίων, καὶ ἐπάραντες τὸν ἀρτέμωνα τῇ πνεούσῃ κατεῖχον εἰς τὸν αἰγιαλόν.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:40 Greek NT: Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
καὶ τὰς ἀγκύρας περιελόντες εἴων εἰς τὴν θάλασσαν, ἅμα ἀνέντες τὰς ζευκτηρίας τῶν πηδαλίων· καὶ ἐπάραντες τὸν ἀρτέμονα τῇ πνεούσῃ κατεῖχον εἰς τὸν αἰγιαλόν.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:40 Greek NT: Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
καὶ τὰς ἀγκύρας περιελόντες εἴων εἰς τὴν θάλασσαν ἅμα ἀνέντες τὰς ζευκτηρίας τῶν πηδαλίων καὶ ἐπάραντες τὸν ἀρτέμονα τῇ πνεούσῃ κατεῖχον εἰς τὸν αἰγιαλόν

Acts 27:40 Hebrew Bible
ויגדעו את העוגינים ויעזבום לים ויתירו גם את מיתרי המנהיג ויפרשו מפרש התרן אל פני הרוח ויבקשו לבא אל החוף׃

Acts 27:40 Aramaic NT: Peshitta
ܘܦܤܩܘ ܐܘܩܝܢܤ ܡܢ ܐܠܦܐ ܘܐܪܦܝܘ ܐܢܝܢ ܒܝܡܐ ܘܫܪܘ ܪܟܒܐ ܕܤܘܟܢܐ ܘܬܠܘ ܐܪܡܢܘܢ ܙܥܘܪܐ ܠܪܘܚܐ ܕܢܫܒܐ ܘܪܕܝܢ ܗܘܘ ܠܐܦܝ ܝܒܫܐ ܀

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
And casting off the anchors, they left them in the sea while at the same time they were loosening the ropes of the rudders; and hoisting the foresail to the wind, they were heading for the beach.

King James Bible
And when they had taken up the anchors, they committed themselves unto the sea, and loosed the rudder bands, and hoised up the mainsail to the wind, and made toward shore.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
After casting off the anchors, they left them in the sea, at the same time loosening the ropes that held the rudders. Then they hoisted the foresail to the wind and headed for the beach.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

taken up, etc. or, cut the anchors, they left them in the sea, etc. ver.

Acts 27:29,30 Then fearing lest we should have fallen on rocks, they cast four …

the rudder bands. Or, 'the bands of the rudders;' for large vessels in ancient times had two or more rudders, which were fastened to the ship by means of bands, or chains, by which they were hoisted out of the water when incapable of being used. These bands being loosed, the rudders would fall into their proper places, and serve to steer the vessel into the creek, which they had in view, and hoisted.

Isaiah 33:23 Your tacklings are loosed; they could not well strengthen their mast, …

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