Acts 17:12
NASB Lexicon
NASB ©GreekStrong'sOrigin
Thereforeοὖν
(oun)
3767: therefore, then, (and) soa prim. word
manyπολλοὶ
(polloi)
4183: much, manya prim. word
of them believed,ἐπίστευσαν
(episteusan)
4100: to believe, entrustfrom pistis
alongκαὶ
(kai)
2532: and, even, alsoa prim. conjunction
with a numberοὐκ
(ouk)
3756: not, noa prim. word
of prominentεὐσχημόνων
(euschēmonōn)
2158: comelyfrom eu and schéma
GreekἙλληνίδων
(ellēnidōn)
1674: a Greek (i.e. Gentile) womanfem. of Hellén
womenγυναίκων
(gunaikōn)
1135: a womana prim. word
and men.ἀνδρῶν
(andrōn)
435: a mana prim. word









KJV Lexicon
πολλοι  adjective - nominative plural masculine
polus  pol-oos':  abundant, altogether, common, far (passed, spent), (be of a) great (age, deal, -ly, while), long, many, much, oft(-en (-times), plenteous, sore, straitly.
μεν  particle
men  men:  indicative of affirmation or concession (in fact); usually followed by a contrasted clause (this one, the former, etc.)
ουν  conjunction
oun  oon:  (adverbially) certainly, or (conjunctionally) accordingly -- and (so, truly), but, now (then), so (likewise then), then, therefore, verily, wherefore.
εξ  preposition
ek  ek:  a primary preposition denoting origin (the point whence action or motion proceeds), from, out (of place, time, or cause literal or figurative; direct or remote)
αυτων  personal pronoun - genitive plural masculine
autos  ow-tos':  the reflexive pronoun self, used of the third person , and (with the proper personal pronoun) of the other persons
επιστευσαν  verb - aorist active indicative - third person
pisteuo  pist-yoo'-o:  to have faith (in, upon, or with respect to, a person or thing), i.e. credit; by implication, to entrust (especially one's spiritual well-being to Christ)
και  conjunction
kai  kahee:  and, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words
των  definite article - genitive plural feminine
ho  ho:  the definite article; the (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom) -- the, this, that, one, he, she, it, etc.
ελληνιδων  noun - genitive plural feminine
Hellenis  hel-lay-nis':  a Grecian (i.e. non-Jewish) woman -- Greek.
γυναικων  noun - genitive plural feminine
gune  goo-nay':  a woman; specially, a wife -- wife, woman.
των  definite article - genitive plural masculine
ho  ho:  the definite article; the (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom) -- the, this, that, one, he, she, it, etc.
ευσχημονων  adjective - genitive plural masculine
euschemon  yoo-skhay'-mone:  well-formed, i.e. (figuratively) decorous, noble (in rank) -- comely, honourable.
και  conjunction
kai  kahee:  and, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words
ανδρων  noun - genitive plural masculine
aner  an'-ayr:  a man (properly as an individual male) -- fellow, husband, man, sir.
ουκ  particle - nominative
ou  oo:  no or not -- + long, nay, neither, never, no (man), none, (can-)not, + nothing, + special, un(-worthy), when, + without, + yet but.
ολιγοι  adjective - nominative plural masculine
oligos  ol-ee'-gos:  puny (in extent, degree, number, duration or value); especially neuter (adverbially) somewhat -- + almost, brief(-ly), few, (a) little, + long, a season, short, small, a while.
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Therefore many of them believed, along with a number of prominent Greek women and men.

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

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Consequently, many of them believed, including a number of the prominent Greek women as well as men.

International Standard Version
Many of them believed, including a large number of prominent Greek women and men.

NET Bible
Therefore many of them believed, along with quite a few prominent Greek women and men.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And many of them believed, and so also of the Greeks, many men and notable women.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Many of them became believers, and quite a number of them were prominent Greek men and women.

King James 2000 Bible
Therefore many of them believed; also of honorable women who were Greeks, and of men, not a few.
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