Luke 1:44
New International Version
As soon as the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby in my womb leaped for joy.

New Living Translation
When I heard your greeting, the baby in my womb jumped for joy.

English Standard Version
For behold, when the sound of your greeting came to my ears, the baby in my womb leaped for joy.

Berean Study Bible
For as soon as the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby in my womb leaped for joy.

Berean Literal Bible
For behold, as the voice of your greeting came into my ears, the baby in my womb leaped in exultation.

King James Bible
For, lo, as soon as the voice of thy salutation sounded in mine ears, the babe leaped in my womb for joy.

New King James Version
For indeed, as soon as the voice of your greeting sounded in my ears, the babe leaped in my womb for joy.

New American Standard Bible
For behold, when the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby leaped in my womb for joy.

NASB 1995
"For behold, when the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby leaped in my womb for joy.

NASB 1977
“For behold, when the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby leaped in my womb for joy.

Amplified Bible
For behold, when the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby in my womb leaped for joy.

Christian Standard Bible
For you see, when the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby leaped for joy inside me.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For you see, when the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby leaped for joy inside me!

American Standard Version
For behold, when the voice of thy salutation came into mine ears, the babe leaped in my womb for joy.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
“For behold, when the voice of your greeting fell on my ear, the baby in my womb leaped for great joy.”

Contemporary English Version
As soon as I heard your greeting, my baby became happy and moved within me.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For behold as soon as the voice of thy salutation sounded in my ears, the infant in my womb leaped for joy.

English Revised Version
For behold, when the voice of thy salutation came into mine ears, the babe leaped in my womb for joy.

Good News Translation
For as soon as I heard your greeting, the baby within me jumped with gladness.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
As soon as I heard your greeting, I felt the baby jump for joy.

International Standard Version
As soon as the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby in my womb jumped for joy.

Literal Standard Version
For behold, when the voice of your salutation came to my ears, the baby in my womb leapt in gladness;

NET Bible
For the instant the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby in my womb leaped for joy.

New Heart English Bible
For look, when the voice of your greeting came into my ears, the baby leaped in my womb for joy.

Weymouth New Testament
For, the moment your greeting reached my ears, the babe within me leapt for joy.

World English Bible
For behold, when the voice of your greeting came into my ears, the baby leaped in my womb for joy!

Young's Literal Translation
for, lo, when the voice of thy salutation came to my ears, leap in gladness did the babe in my womb;

Additional Translations ...
Context
Mary Visits Elizabeth
43And why am I so honored, that the mother of my Lord should come to me? 44For as soon as the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby in my womb leaped for joy. 45Blessed is she who has believed that the Lord’s word to her will be fulfilled.”…

Cross References
Luke 1:41
When Elizabeth heard Mary's greeting, the baby leaped in her womb, and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit.

Luke 1:43
And why am I so honored, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?

Luke 1:45
Blessed is she who has believed that the Lord's word to her will be fulfilled."


Treasury of Scripture

For, see, as soon as the voice of your salutation sounded in my ears, the babe leaped in my womb for joy.

the babe.

Luke 1:41
And it came to pass, that, when Elisabeth heard the salutation of Mary, the babe leaped in her womb; and Elisabeth was filled with the Holy Ghost:











Parallel Commentaries ...


Greek
For
γὰρ (gar)
Conjunction
Strong's 1063: For. A primary particle; properly, assigning a reason.

as soon
ἰδοὺ (idou)
Verb - Aorist Imperative Active - 2nd Person Singular
Strong's 2400: See! Lo! Behold! Look! Second person singular imperative middle voice of eido; used as imperative lo!

as
ὡς (hōs)
Adverb
Strong's 5613: Probably adverb of comparative from hos; which how, i.e. In that manner.

the
(hē)
Article - Nominative Feminine Singular
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

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

of
τοῦ (tou)
Article - Genitive Masculine Singular
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

your
σου (sou)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Genitive 2nd Person Singular
Strong's 4771: You. The person pronoun of the second person singular; thou.

greeting
ἀσπασμοῦ (aspasmou)
Noun - Genitive Masculine Singular
Strong's 783: A greeting, salutation. From aspazomai; a greeting.

reached
ἐγένετο (egeneto)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Middle - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 1096: A prolongation and middle voice form of a primary verb; to cause to be, i.e. to become, used with great latitude.

my
μου (mou)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Genitive 1st Person Singular
Strong's 1473: I, the first-person pronoun. A primary pronoun of the first person I.

ears,
ὦτά (ōta)
Noun - Accusative Neuter Plural
Strong's 3775: (a) the ear, (b) met: the faculty of perception. Apparently a primary word; the ear.

the
τὸ (to)
Article - Nominative Neuter Singular
Strong's 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

baby
βρέφος (brephos)
Noun - Nominative Neuter Singular
Strong's 1025: Infant, babe, child in arms. Of uncertain affinity; an infant literally or figuratively.

in
ἐν (en)
Preposition
Strong's 1722: In, on, among. A primary preposition denoting position, and instrumentality, i.e. A relation of rest; 'in, ' at, on, by, etc.

my
μου (mou)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Genitive 1st Person Singular
Strong's 1473: I, the first-person pronoun. A primary pronoun of the first person I.

womb
κοιλίᾳ (koilia)
Noun - Dative Feminine Singular
Strong's 2836: From koilos; a cavity, i.e. the abdomen; by implication, the matrix; figuratively, the heart.

leaped
ἐσκίρτησεν (eskirtēsen)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 4640: To leap (for joy), skip, bound. Akin to skairo; to jump, i.e. Sympathetically move.

for
ἐν (en)
Preposition
Strong's 1722: In, on, among. A primary preposition denoting position, and instrumentality, i.e. A relation of rest; 'in, ' at, on, by, etc.

joy.
ἀγαλλιάσει (agalliasei)
Noun - Dative Feminine Singular
Strong's 20: Wild joy, ecstatic delight, exultation, exhilaration. From agalliao; exultation; specially, welcome.


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