English Standard Version
The Jews therefore marveled, saying, "How is it that this man has learning, when he has never studied?"
King James Bible
And the Jews marvelled, saying, How knoweth this man letters, having never learned?
Darby Bible Translation
The Jews therefore wondered, saying, How knows this man letters, having never learned?
World English Bible
The Jews therefore marveled, saying, "How does this man know letters, having never been educated?"
Young's Literal Translation
and the Jews were wondering, saying, 'How hath this one known letters -- not having learned?'
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CommentaryVincent's Word Studies
See on John 5:47.
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Never man spake like this man.--JOHN 7:46. Thou art fairer than the children of men: grace is poured into thy lips: therefore God hath blessed thee for ever.--The Lord GOD hath given me the tongue of the learned, that I should know how to speak a word in season to him that is weary.--His mouth is most sweet: yea, he is altogether lovely. This is my beloved, and this is my friend. All bare him witness, and wondered at the gracious words which proceeded out of his mouth.--He taught them as one having …
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1 Samuel 10:11
And when all who knew him previously saw how he prophesied with the prophets, the people said to one another, "What has come over the son of Kish? Is Saul also among the prophets?"
And all who heard him were amazed at his understanding and his answers.
And this is the testimony of John, when the Jews sent priests and Levites from Jerusalem to ask him, "Who are you?"
The Jews were looking for him at the feast, and saying, "Where is he?"
Yet for fear of the Jews no one spoke openly of him.
Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were uneducated, common men, they were astonished. And they recognized that they had been with Jesus.
And as he was saying these things in his defense, Festus said with a loud voice, "Paul, you are out of your mind; your great learning is driving you out of your mind."
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