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Some of the people standing there heard him and said, "He is calling for Elijah!"
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And some that stood there and heard said: This man calleth Elias.
Matthew 11:14 And if you will receive it, he is Elias that is to come.
Malachi 4:5 Behold, I will send you Elias the prophet, before the coming of the great and dreadful day of the Lord.
Mark 15:35,36 And some of the standers by hearing, said: Behold he calleth Elias. . . .
ContextThe Death of Jesus
…46And about the ninth hour, Jesus cried with a loud voice, saying: Eli, Eli, lamma sabacthani? That is, My God, My God, why hast thou forsaken me? 47And some that stood there and heard said: This man calleth Elias. 48And immediately one of them running took a sponge and filled it with vinegar and put it on a reed and gave him to drink.…
Additional TranslationsWhen some of those standing there heard this, they said, “He is calling Elijah.”
And some of those who were standing there, having heard, began saying, "This man calls Elijah."
Some of them that stood there, when they heard that, said, This man calls for Elias.
And some of them stood there, when they heard it, said, This man calleth Elijah.
And some of those who stood there, when they heard [it], said, This [man] calls for Elias.
And some of them that stood there, when they heard it, said, This man calleth Elijah.
Some of them that stood there, when they heard that, said, This man calleth for Elijah.
"The man is calling for Elijah," said some of the bystanders.
Some of them who stood there, when they heard it, said, "This man is calling Elijah."
And certain of those standing there having heard, said -- 'Elijah he doth call;'
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