Acts 17:12
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English Standard Version
Many of them therefore believed, with not a few Greek women of high standing as well as men.

King James Bible
Therefore many of them believed; also of honourable women which were Greeks, and of men, not a few.

American Standard Version
Many of them therefore believed; also of the Greek women of honorable estate, and of men, not a few.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And many indeed of them believed, and of honourable women that were Gentiles, and of men not a few.

English Revised Version
Many of them therefore believed; also of the Greek women of honourable estate, and of men, not a few.

Webster's Bible Translation
Therefore many of them believed; also of honorable women who were Greeks, and of men not a few.

Weymouth New Testament
As the result many of them became believers, and so did not a few of the Greeks--gentlewomen of good position, and men.

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Vincent's Word Studies

Honorable women

See on Acts 17:4, and Mark 15:43.

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many.

Acts 17:2-4 And Paul, as his manner was, went in to them, and three sabbath days reasoned with them out of the scriptures...

Acts 13:46 Then Paul and Barnabas waxed bold, and said, It was necessary that the word of God should first have been spoken to you...

Acts 14:1 And it came to pass in Iconium, that they went both together into the synagogue of the Jews, and so spoke...

Psalm 25:8,9 Good and upright is the LORD: therefore will he teach sinners in the way...

John 1:45-49 Philip finds Nathanael, and said to him, We have found him, of whom Moses in the law, and the prophets, did write, Jesus of Nazareth...

John 7:17 If any man will do his will, he shall know of the doctrine, whether it be of God, or whether I speak of myself.

Ephesians 5:14 Why he said, Awake you that sleep, and arise from the dead, and Christ shall give you light.

James 1:21 Why lay apart all filthiness and superfluity of naughtiness, and receive with meekness the engrafted word...

honourable.

Acts 13:50 But the Jews stirred up the devout and honorable women, and the chief men of the city, and raised persecution against Paul and Barnabas...

1 Corinthians 1:26 For you see your calling, brothers, how that not many wise men after the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble, are called:

James 1:10 But the rich, in that he is made low: because as the flower of the grass he shall pass away.

Cross References
Mark 15:43
Joseph of Arimathea, a respected member of the council, who was also himself looking for the kingdom of God, took courage and went to Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus.

Acts 2:47
praising God and having favor with all the people. And the Lord added to their number day by day those who were being saved.

Acts 13:50
But the Jews incited the devout women of high standing and the leading men of the city, stirred up persecution against Paul and Barnabas, and drove them out of their district.

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