Luke 9:25
Strong's Lexicon
What
Τί (Ti)
Interrogative / Indefinite Pronoun - Accusative Neuter Singular
Strong's Greek 5101: Who, which, what, why. Probably emphatic of tis; an interrogative pronoun, who, which or what.

will it profit
ὠφελεῖται (ōpheleitai)
Verb - Present Indicative Middle or Passive - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 5623: To help, benefit, do good, be useful (to), profit. From the same as opheleia; to be useful, i.e. To benefit.

a man
ἄνθρωπος (anthrōpos)
Noun - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 444: A man, one of the human race. From aner and ops; man-faced, i.e. A human being.

if he gains
κερδήσας (kerdēsas)
Verb - Aorist Participle Active - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 2770: To gain, acquire, win (over), avoid loss. From kerdos; to gain.

the
τὸν (ton)
Article - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 3588: The, the definite article. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the.

whole
ὅλον (holon)
Adjective - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 3650: All, the whole, entire, complete. A primary word; 'whole' or 'all', i.e. Complete, especially as noun or adverb.

world,
κόσμον (kosmon)
Noun - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 2889: Probably from the base of komizo; orderly arrangement, i.e. Decoration; by implication, the world (morally).

yet
δὲ (de)
Conjunction
Strong's Greek 1161: A primary particle; but, and, etc.

loses
ἀπολέσας (apolesas)
Verb - Aorist Participle Active - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 622: From apo and the base of olethros; to destroy fully, literally or figuratively.

or
(ē)
Conjunction
Strong's Greek 2228: Or, than. A primary particle of distinction between two connected terms; disjunctive, or; comparative, than.

forfeits
ζημιωθείς (zēmiōtheis)
Verb - Aorist Participle Passive - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 2210: From zemia; to injure, i.e. to experience detriment.

his very self ?
ἑαυτὸν (heauton)
Reflexive Pronoun - Accusative Masculine 3rd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 1438: Himself, herself, itself.

Parallel Strong's
Holman Christian Standard Bible
What is a man benefited if he gains the whole world, yet loses or forfeits himself?

New American Standard Bible
"For what is a man profited if he gains the whole world, and loses or forfeits himself?

King James Bible
For what is a man advantaged, if he gain the whole world, and lose himself, or be cast away?
Parallel Verses
New International Version
What good is it for someone to gain the whole world, and yet lose or forfeit their very self?

New Living Translation
And what do you benefit if you gain the whole world but are yourself lost or destroyed?

English Standard Version
For what does it profit a man if he gains the whole world and loses or forfeits himself?

New American Standard Bible
"For what is a man profited if he gains the whole world, and loses or forfeits himself?

King James Bible
For what is a man advantaged, if he gain the whole world, and lose himself, or be cast away?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
What is a man benefited if he gains the whole world, yet loses or forfeits himself?

International Standard Version
What profit will a person have if he gains the whole world, but destroys himself or is lost?

NET Bible
For what does it benefit a person if he gains the whole world but loses or forfeits himself?

American Standard Version
For what is a man profited, if he gain the whole world, and lose or forfeit his own self?

English Revised Version
For what is a man profited, if he gain the whole world, and lose or forfeit his own self?

Young's Literal Translation
for what is a man profited, having gained the whole world, and having lost or having forfeited himself?






Cross References
Matthew 16:26
For what is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul?

Hebrews 10:34
For ye had compassion of me in my bonds, and took joyfully the spoiling of your goods, knowing in yourselves that ye have in heaven a better and an enduring substance.

Luke 1:1
Forasmuch as many have taken in hand to set forth in order a declaration of those things which are most surely believed among us,

Luke 9:24
For whosoever will save his life shall lose it: but whosoever will lose his life for my sake, the same shall save it.

Luke 9:23
And he said to them all, If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow me.

Luke 9:22
Saying, The Son of man must suffer many things, and be rejected of the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be slain, and be raised the third day.

Luke 9:26
For whosoever shall be ashamed of me and of my words, of him shall the Son of man be ashamed, when he shall come in his own glory, and in his Father's, and of the holy angels.

Luke 9:27
But I tell you of a truth, there be some standing here, which shall not taste of death, till they see the kingdom of God.

Luke 9:28
And it came to pass about an eight days after these sayings, he took Peter and John and James, and went up into a mountain to pray.
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