Acts 11:7
New International Version
Then I heard a voice telling me, 'Get up, Peter. Kill and eat.'

New Living Translation
And I heard a voice say, ‘Get up, Peter; kill and eat them.’

English Standard Version
And I heard a voice saying to me, ‘Rise, Peter; kill and eat.’

Berean Study Bible
Then I heard a voice saying to me, ‘Get up, Peter, kill and eat.’

Berean Literal Bible
And also I heard a voice saying to me, 'Having risen up, Peter, kill and eat.'

King James Bible
And I heard a voice saying unto me, Arise, Peter; slay and eat.

New King James Version
And I heard a voice saying to me, ‘Rise, Peter; kill and eat.’

New American Standard Bible
I also heard a voice saying to me, ‘Get up, Peter; kill and eat.’

NASB 1995
"I also heard a voice saying to me, 'Get up, Peter; kill and eat.'

NASB 1977
“And I also heard a voice saying to me, ‘Arise, Peter; kill and eat.’

Amplified Bible
and I also heard a voice saying to me, ‘Get up, Peter; kill and eat.’

Christian Standard Bible
I also heard a voice telling me, ‘Get up, Peter; kill and eat.’

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then I also heard a voice telling me, Get up, Peter; kill and eat!'"

American Standard Version
And I heard also a voice saying unto me, Rise, Peter; kill and eat.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And I heard a voice that said to me, 'Shimeon, arise, slay and eat.'

Contemporary English Version
I heard a voice saying to me, "Peter, get up! Kill these and eat them."

Douay-Rheims Bible
And I heard also a voice saying to me: Arise, Peter; kill and eat.

English Revised Version
And I heard also a voice saying unto me, Rise, Peter; kill and eat.

Good News Translation
Then I heard a voice saying to me, 'Get up, Peter; kill and eat!'

GOD'S WORD® Translation
I also heard a voice telling me, 'Get up, Peter! Kill these animals, and eat them.'

International Standard Version
I also heard a voice telling me, 'Get up, Peter! Kill something and eat it.'

Literal Standard Version
and I heard a voice saying to me, Having risen, Peter, slay and eat;

NET Bible
I also heard a voice saying to me, 'Get up, Peter; slaughter and eat!'

New Heart English Bible
I also heard a voice saying to me, 'Rise, Peter, kill and eat.'

Weymouth New Testament
I also heard a voice saying to me, "'Rise, Peter, kill and eat.'

World English Bible
I also heard a voice saying to me, 'Rise, Peter, kill and eat!'

Young's Literal Translation
and I heard a voice saying to me, Having risen, Peter, slay and eat;

Additional Translations ...
Context
Peter's Report at Jerusalem
6I looked at it closely and saw four-footed animals of the earth, wild beasts, reptiles, and birds of the air. 7Then I heard a voice saying to me, ‘Get up, Peter, kill and eat.’ 8‘No, Lord,’ I said, ‘for nothing impure or unclean has ever entered my mouth.’…

Cross References
Acts 11:6
I looked at it closely and saw four-footed animals of the earth, wild beasts, reptiles, and birds of the air.

Acts 11:8
No, Lord,' I said, 'for nothing impure or unclean has ever entered my mouth.'


Treasury of Scripture

And I heard a voice saying to me, Arise, Peter; slay and eat.









Verse 7. - Also a voice for a voice, A.V. and T.R.; rise for arise, A.V.; kilt for day, A.V.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Greek
Then
δὲ (de)
Conjunction
Strong's 1161: A primary particle; but, and, etc.

I heard
ἤκουσα (ēkousa)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 1st Person Singular
Strong's 191: To hear, listen, comprehend by hearing; pass: is heard, reported. A primary verb; to hear.

a voice
φωνῆς (phōnēs)
Noun - Genitive Feminine Singular
Strong's 5456: Probably akin to phaino through the idea of disclosure; a tone; by implication, an address, saying or language.

saying
λεγούσης (legousēs)
Verb - Present Participle Active - Genitive Feminine Singular
Strong's 3004: (a) I say, speak; I mean, mention, tell, (b) I call, name, especially in the pass., (c) I tell, command.

to me,
μοι (moi)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Dative 1st Person Singular
Strong's 1473: I, the first-person pronoun. A primary pronoun of the first person I.

‘Get up,
Ἀναστάς (Anastas)
Verb - Aorist Participle Active - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's 450: To raise up, set up; I rise from among (the) dead; I arise, appear. From ana and histemi; to stand up.

Peter,
Πέτρε (Petre)
Noun - Vocative Masculine Singular
Strong's 4074: Peter, a Greek name meaning rock. Apparently a primary word; a rock; as a name, Petrus, an apostle.

kill
θῦσον (thyson)
Verb - Aorist Imperative Active - 2nd Person Singular
Strong's 2380: A primary verb; properly, to rush, i.e. to sacrifice; by extension to immolate.

and
καὶ (kai)
Conjunction
Strong's 2532: And, even, also, namely.

eat.’
φάγε (phage)
Verb - Aorist Imperative Active - 2nd Person Singular
Strong's 5315: A primary verb; to eat.


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