Acts 27:42
Text Analysis
Strong'sGreekEnglishMorphology
3588 [e]Τῶν
Tōn
Of theArt-GMP
1161 [e]δὲ
de
nowConj
4757 [e]στρατιωτῶν
stratiōtōn
soldiers,N-GMP
1012 [e]βουλὴ
boulē
[the] planN-NFS
1096 [e]ἐγένετο
egeneto
wasV-AIM-3S
2443 [e]ἵνα
hina
thatConj
3588 [e]τοὺς
tous
theArt-AMP
1202 [e]δεσμώτας
desmōtas
prisonersN-AMP
615 [e]ἀποκτείνωσιν,
apokteinōsin
they should kill,V-ASA-3P
3361 [e]μή
lestAdv
5100 [e]τις
tis
anyone,IPro-NMS
1579 [e]ἐκκολυμβήσας
ekkolymbēsas
having swum away,V-APA-NMS
1309 [e]διαφύγῃ·
diaphygē
should escape.V-ASA-3S









Greek Texts
ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:42 Greek NT: Nestle 1904
Τῶν δὲ στρατιωτῶν βουλὴ ἐγένετο ἵνα τοὺς δεσμώτας ἀποκτείνωσιν, μή τις ἐκκολυμβήσας διαφύγῃ·

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:42 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort 1881
Τῶν δὲ στρατιωτῶν βουλὴ ἐγένετο ἵνα τοὺς δεσμώτας ἀποκτείνωσιν, μή τις ἐκκολυμβήσας διαφύγῃ·

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:42 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort / [NA27 and UBS4 variants]
Τῶν δὲ στρατιωτῶν βουλὴ ἐγένετο ἵνα τοὺς δεσμώτας ἀποκτείνωσιν, μή τις ἐκκολυμβήσας διαφύγῃ·

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:42 Greek NT: RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
Tῶν δὲ στρατιωτῶν βουλὴ ἐγένετο ἵνα τοὺς δεσμώτας ἀποκτείνωσιν, μή τις ἐκκολυμβήσας διαφύγῃ.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:42 Greek NT: Greek Orthodox Church
τῶν δὲ στρατιωτῶν βουλὴ ἐγένετο ἵνα τοὺς δεσμώτας ἀποκτείνωσι, μή τις ἐκκολυμβήσας διαφύγοι.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:42 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Edition
τῶν δὲ στρατιωτῶν βουλὴ ἐγένετο ἵνα τοὺς δεσμώτας ἀποκτείνωσιν, μή τις ἐκκολυμβήσας διαφύγῃ·

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:42 Greek NT: Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
τῶν δὲ στρατιωτῶν βουλὴ ἐγένετο ἵνα τοὺς δεσμώτας ἀποκτείνωσι, μήτις ἐκκολυμβήσας διαφύγοι.

ΠΡΑΞΕΙΣ 27:42 Greek NT: Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
τῶν δὲ στρατιωτῶν βουλὴ ἐγένετο ἵνα τοὺς δεσμώτας ἀποκτείνωσιν Μήτις ἐκκολυμβήσας διαφύγοι

Acts 27:42 Hebrew Bible
ותהי עצת אנשי הצבא להמית את האסירים פן ישחה איש מהם וימלט׃

Acts 27:42 Aramaic NT: Peshitta
ܘܨܒܘ ܗܘܘ ܐܤܛܪܛܝܘܛܐ ܕܢܩܛܠܘܢ ܐܢܘܢ ܠܐܤܝܪܐ ܕܠܐ ܢܪܡܘܢ ܤܚܘܐ ܘܢܥܪܩܘܢ ܠܗܘܢ ܡܢܗܘܢ ܀

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
The soldiers' plan was to kill the prisoners, so that none of them would swim away and escape;

King James Bible
And the soldiers' counsel was to kill the prisoners, lest any of them should swim out, and escape.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The soldiers' plan was to kill the prisoners so that no one could swim away and escape.
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