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English Bible Translations

Acts 12:20 / KJV
20. And Herod was highly displeased with them of Tyre and Sidon: but they came with one accord to him, and, having made Blastus the king's chamberlain their friend, desired peace; because their country was nourished by the king's country.
Acts 12:20 / ASV
20. Now he was highly displeased with them of Tyre and Sidon: and they came with one accord to him, and, having made Blastus the king's chamberlain their friend, they asked for peace, because their country was fed from the king's country.
Acts 12:20 / BasicEnglish
20. Now he was very angry with the people of Tyre and Sidon: and they came to him, all together, and having made friends with Blastus, the controller of the king's house, they made a request for peace, because their country was dependent on the king's country for its food.
Acts 12:20 / Darby
20. And he was in bitter hostility with [the] Tyrians and Sidonians; but they came to him with one accord, and, having gained Blastus the king's chamberlain, sought peace, because their country was nourished by the king's.
Acts 12:20 / Webster
20. And Herod was highly displeased with them of Tyre and Sidon. But they came with one accord to him, and having made Blastus the king's chamberlain their friend, desired peace, because their country was nourished by the king's country.
Acts 12:20 / Young
20. And Herod was highly displeased with the Tyrians and Sidonians, and with one accord they came unto him, and having made a friend of Blastus, who [is] over the bed-chambers of the king, they were asking peace, because of their country being nourished from the king's;

German Bible Translations

Apostelgeschichte 12:20 / Luther
20. Denn er gedachte, wider die von Tyrus und Sidon zu kriegen. Sie aber kamen einmütig zu ihm und überredeten des Königs Kämmerer, Blastus, und baten um Frieden, darum daß ihre Lande sich nähren mußten von des Königs Land.
Apostelgeschichte 12:20 / Schlachter
20. Er war aber erzürnt über die Bewohner von Tyrus und Zidon. Da kamen sie einmütig zu ihm, gewannen Blastus, den Kämmerer des Königs, und baten um Frieden, weil ihr Land von dem des Königs ernährt wurde.

French Bible Translations

Actes 12:20 / Segond21
20. Hérode était en conflit avec les Tyriens et les Sidoniens. Mais ils vinrent le trouver d'un commun accord et, après avoir gagné Blastus, le responsable de sa chambre, ils demandèrent la paix parce que leur région dépendait de celle du roi pour son ravitaillement.
Actes 12:20 / NEG1979
20. Hérode avait des dispositions hostiles à l’égard des Tyriens et des Sidoniens. Mais ils vinrent le trouver d’un commun accord; et, après avoir gagné Blaste, son chambellan, ils sollicitèrent la paix, parce que leur pays tirait sa subsistance de celui du roi.
Actes 12:20 / Segond
20. Hérode avait des dispositions hostiles à l'égard des Tyriens et des Sidoniens. Mais ils vinrent le trouver d'un commun accord; et, après avoir gagné Blaste, son chambellan, ils sollicitèrent la paix, parce que leur pays tirait sa subsistance de celui du roi.
Actes 12:20 / Darby_Fr
20. Or il était très irrité contre les Tyriens et les Sidoniens; mais ils vinrent à lui d'un commun accord, et ayant gagné Blaste le chambellan du roi, ils demandèrent la paix, parce que leur pays était nourri par celui du roi.
Actes 12:20 / Martin
20. Or il était dans le dessein de faire la guerre aux Tyriens et aux Sidoniens; mais ils vinrent à lui d'un commun accord; et ayant gagné Blaste, qui était Chambel- lan du Roi, ils demandèrent la paix, parce que leur pays était nourri de celui du Roi.
Actes 12:20 / Ostervald
20. Or, Hérode était en hostilité avec les Tyriens et les Sidoniens. Mais ils vinrent le trouver d'un commun accord, et ayant gagné Blastus, chambellan du roi, ils demandèrent la paix, parce que leur pays tirait sa subsistance de celui du roi.

Versions with Strong Codes

Acts 12 / KJV_Strong
20. And[G1161] Herod[G2264] was[G2258] highly displeased[G2371] with them of Tyre[G5183] and[G2532] Sidon:[G4606] but[G1161] they came[G3918] with one accord[G3661] to[G4314] him,[G846] and,[G2532] having made Blastus the king's chamberlain their friend,[G3982] [G986] [G3588] [G935] [G1909] [G2846] desired[G154] peace;[G1515] because their[G846] country[G5561] was nourished[G5142] by[G575] the[G3588] king's[G937] country.

Strong Code definitions

G1161 de/deh a primary particle (adversative or continuative); but, and, etc.:--also, and, but, moreover, now (often unexpressed in English).

G2264 Herodes/hay-ro'-dace compound of heros (a "hero") and 1491; heroic; Herod, the name of four Jewish kings:--Herod. see G1491

G2258 en/ane imperfect of G1510; I (thou, etc.) was (wast or were):--+ agree, be, X have (+ charge of), hold, use, was(-t), were. see G1510

G2371 thumomacheo/thoo-mom-akh-eh'-o from a presumed compound of G2372 and 3164; to be in a furious fight, i.e. (figuratively) to be exasperated:--be highly displeased. see G2372 see G3164

G5183 Turios/too'-ree-os from G5184; a Tyrian, i.e. inhabitant of Tyrus:--of Tyre. see G5184

G2532 kai/kahee apparently, a primary particle, having a copulative and sometimes also a cumulative force; and, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words:--and, also, both, but, even, for, if, or, so, that, then, therefore, when, yet.

G4606 Sidonios/sid-o'-nee-os from G4605; a Sidonian, i.e. inhabitant of Sidon:--of Sidon. see G4605

G1161 de/deh a primary particle (adversative or continuative); but, and, etc.:--also, and, but, moreover, now (often unexpressed in English).

G3918 pareimi/par'-i-mee from G3844 and 1510 (including its various forms); to be near, i.e. at hand; neuter present participle (singular) time being, or (plural) property:--come, X have, be here, + lack, (be here) present. see G3844 see G1510

G3661 homothumadon/hom-oth-oo-mad-on' adverb from a compound of the base of G3674 and 2372; unanimously:--with one accord (mind). see G3674 see G2372

G4314 pros/pros a strengthened form of G4253; a preposition of direction; forward to, i.e. toward (with the genitive case, the side of, i.e. pertaining to; with the dative case, by the side of, i.e. near to; usually with the accusative case, the place, time, occasion, or respect, which is the destination of the relation, i.e. whither or for which it is predicated):-about, according to , against, among, at, because of, before, between, (where-)by, for, X at thy house, in, for intent, nigh unto, of, which pertain to, that, to (the end that), X together, to (you) -ward, unto, with(-in). In the comparative case, it denotes essentially the same applications, namely, motion towards, accession to, or nearness at. see G4253

G846 autos/ow-tos' from the particle au (perhaps akin to the base of G109 through the idea of a baffling wind) (backward); the reflexive pronoun self, used (alone or in the comparative 1438) of the third person , and (with the proper personal pronoun) of the other persons:--her, it(-self), one, the other, (mine) own, said, (self-), the) same, ((him-, my-, thy- )self, (your-)selves, she, that, their(-s), them(-selves), there(-at, - by, -in, -into, of, -on, -with), they, (these) things, this (man), those, together, very, which. Compare 848. see G109 see G1438 see G848

G2532 kai/kahee apparently, a primary particle, having a copulative and sometimes also a cumulative force; and, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words:--and, also, both, but, even, for, if, or, so, that, then, therefore, when, yet.

G3982 peitho/pi'-tho a primary verb; to convince (by argument, true or false); by analogy, to pacify or conciliate (by other fair means); reflexively or passively, to assent (to evidence or authority), to rely (by inward certainty):--agree, assure, believe, have confidence, be (wax) conflent, make friend, obey, persuade, trust, yield.

G986 Blastos/blas'-tos perhaps the same as the base of G985; Blastus, an officer of Herod Agrippa:-Blastus. see G985

G3588 ho/ho, including the feminine to to in all their inflections; the definite article; the (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom):--the, this, that, one, he, she, it, etc.

G935 basileus/bas-il-yooce' probably from G939 (through the notion of a foundation of power); a sovereign (abstractly, relatively, or figuratively):-king. see G939

G1909 epi/ep-ee' a primary preposition; properly, meaning superimposition (of time, place, order, etc.), as a relation of distribution (with the genitive case), i.e. over, upon, etc.; of rest (with the dative case) at, on, etc.; of direction (with the accusative case) towards, upon, etc.:--about (the times), above, after, against, among, as long as (touching), at, beside, X have charge of, (be-, (where-))fore, in (a place, as much as, the time of, to), (because) of, (up-)on (behalf of), over, (by, for) the space of, through(-out), (un-)to(-ward), with. In compounds it retains essentially the same import, at, upon, etc. (literally or figuratively).

G2846 koiton/koy-tone' from G2845; a bedroom:--+ chamberlain. see G2845

G154 aiteo/ahee-teh'-o of uncertain derivation; to ask (in genitive case):--ask, beg, call for, crave, desire, require. Compare 4441. see G4441

G1515 eirene/i-ray'-nay probably from a primary verb eiro (to join); peace (literally or figuratively); by implication, prosperity:--one, peace, quietness, rest, + set at one again.

G846 autos/ow-tos' from the particle au (perhaps akin to the base of G109 through the idea of a baffling wind) (backward); the reflexive pronoun self, used (alone or in the comparative 1438) of the third person , and (with the proper personal pronoun) of the other persons:--her, it(-self), one, the other, (mine) own, said, (self-), the) same, ((him-, my-, thy- )self, (your-)selves, she, that, their(-s), them(-selves), there(-at, - by, -in, -into, of, -on, -with), they, (these) things, this (man), those, together, very, which. Compare 848. see G109 see G1438 see G848

G5561 chora/kho'-rah feminine of a derivative of the base of G5490 through the idea of empty expanse; room, i.e. a space of territory (more or less extensive; often including its inhabitants):-coast, county, fields, ground, land, region. Compare 5117. see G5117 see G5490

G5142 trepho/tref'-o a primary verb (properly, threpho; but perhaps strengthened from the base of G5157 through the idea of convolution); properly, to stiffen, i.e. fatten (by implication, to cherish (with food, etc.), pamper, rear):--bring up, feed, nourish. see G5157

G575 apo/apo' a primary particle; "off," i.e. away (from something near), in various senses (of place, time, or relation; literal or figurative):--(X here-)after, ago, at, because of, before, by (the space of), for(-th), from, in, (out) of, off, (up-)on(-ce), since, with. In composition (as a prefix) it usually denotes separation, departure, cessation, completion, reversal, etc.

G3588 ho/ho, including the feminine to to in all their inflections; the definite article; the (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom):--the, this, that, one, he, she, it, etc.

G937 basilikos/bas-il-ee-kos' from G935; regal (in relation), i.e. (literally) belonging to (or befitting) the sovereign (as land, dress, or a courtier), or (figuratively) preeminent:--king's, nobleman, royal. see G935

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