Acts 27:4
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English Standard Version
And putting out to sea from there we sailed under the lee of Cyprus, because the winds were against us.

King James Bible
And when we had launched from thence, we sailed under Cyprus, because the winds were contrary.

American Standard Version
And putting to sea from thence, we sailed under the lee of Cyprus, because the winds were contrary.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And when we had launched from thence, we sailed under Cyprus, because the winds were contrary.

English Revised Version
And putting to sea from thence, we sailed under the lee of Cyprus, because the winds were contrary.

Webster's Bible Translation
And when we had lanched from thence, we sailed under Cyprus, because the winds were contrary.

Weymouth New Testament
Putting to sea again, we sailed under the lee of Cyprus, because the winds were against us;

Acts 27:4 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

We sailed under (ὑπεπλεύσαμεν)

Rev., correctly, under the lee of: under the protection of the land.

Acts 27:4 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Cyprus.

Acts 4:36 And Joses, who by the apostles was surnamed Barnabas, (which is, being interpreted, The son of consolation,) a Levite...

Acts 11:19,20 Now they which were scattered abroad on the persecution that arose about Stephen traveled as far as Phenice, and Cyprus, and Antioch...

Acts 13:4 So they, being sent forth by the Holy Ghost, departed to Seleucia; and from there they sailed to Cyprus.

Acts 15:39 And the contention was so sharp between them, that they departed asunder one from the other: and so Barnabas took Mark...

Acts 21:3,16 Now when we had discovered Cyprus, we left it on the left hand, and sailed into Syria, and landed at Tyre...

the winds.

Matthew 14:24 But the ship was now in the middle of the sea, tossed with waves: for the wind was contrary.

Mark 6:48 And he saw them toiling in rowing; for the wind was contrary to them: and about the fourth watch of the night he comes to them...

Cross References
Matthew 14:24
but the boat by this time was a long way from the land, beaten by the waves, for the wind was against them.

Luke 8:22
One day he got into a boat with his disciples, and he said to them, "Let us go across to the other side of the lake." So they set out,

Acts 4:36
Thus Joseph, who was also called by the apostles Barnabas (which means son of encouragement), a Levite, a native of Cyprus,

Acts 27:7
We sailed slowly for a number of days and arrived with difficulty off Cnidus, and as the wind did not allow us to go farther, we sailed under the lee of Crete off Salmone.

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