1 John 5:20 Greek Text Analysis
1 John 5:20
Text Analysis
Strong'sTransliterationGreekEnglishMorphology
1492 [e]oidamenοἴδαμενwe knowV-RIA-1P
1161 [e]deδὲmoreoverConj
3754 [e]hotiὅτιthatConj
3588 [e]hotheArt-NMS
5207 [e]HuiosΥἱὸςSonN-NMS
3588 [e]touτοῦ - Art-GMS
2316 [e]TheouΘεοῦof GodN-GMS
2240 [e]hēkeiἥκει,is come,V-PIA-3S
2532 [e]kaiκαὶandConj
1325 [e]dedōkenδέδωκενhas givenV-RIA-3S
1473 [e]hēminἡμῖνusPPro-D1P
1271 [e]dianoianδιάνοιανunderstanding,N-AFS
2443 [e]hinaἵναso thatConj
1097 [e]ginōskōmenγινώσκωμεν*we might knowV-PSA-1P
3588 [e]tonτὸνhim who [is]Art-AMS
228 [e]alēthinonἀληθινόν·TRUE;Adj-AMS
2532 [e]kaiκαὶandConj
1510 [e]esmenἐσμὲνwe areV-PIA-1P
1722 [e]enἐνinPrep
3588 [e]τῷhim who [is]Art-DMS
228 [e]alēthinōἀληθινῷ,TRUE,Adj-DMS
1722 [e]enἐνinPrep
3588 [e]τῷtheArt-DMS
5207 [e]HuiōΥἱῷSonN-DMS
846 [e]autouαὐτοῦof him,PPro-GM3S
2424 [e]IēsouἸησοῦJesusN-DMS
5547 [e]ChristōΧριστῷ.Christ.N-DMS
3778 [e]houtosοὗτόςHeDPro-NMS
1510 [e]estinἐστινisV-PIA-3S
3588 [e]hotheArt-NMS
228 [e]alēthinosἀληθινὸςTRUEAdj-NMS
2316 [e]TheosΘεὸςGod,N-NMS
2532 [e]kaiκαὶandConj
2222 [e]zōēζωὴlifeN-NFS
166 [e]aiōniosαἰώνιος.eternal.Adj-NFS
Greek Texts
ΙΩΑΝΝΟΥ Α΄ 5:20 Greek NT: Nestle 1904
οἴδαμεν δὲ ὅτι ὁ Υἱὸς τοῦ Θεοῦ ἥκει, καὶ δέδωκεν ἡμῖν διάνοιαν ἵνα γινώσκομεν τὸν ἀληθινόν· καὶ ἐσμὲν ἐν τῷ ἀληθινῷ, ἐν τῷ Υἱῷ αὐτοῦ Ἰησοῦ Χριστῷ. οὗτός ἐστιν ὁ ἀληθινὸς Θεὸς καὶ ζωὴ αἰώνιος.

ΙΩΑΝΝΟΥ Α΄ 5:20 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort 1881
οἴδαμεν δὲ ὅτι ὁ υἱὸς τοῦ θεοῦ ἥκει, καὶ δέδωκεν ἡμῖν διάνοιαν ἵνα γινώσκομεν τὸν ἀληθινόν· καί ἐσμεν ἐν τῷ ἀληθινῷ, ἐν τῷ υἱῷ αὐτοῦ Ἰησοῦ Χριστῷ. οὗτός ἐστιν ὁ ἀληθινὸς θεὸς καὶ ζωὴ αἰώνιος.

ΙΩΑΝΝΟΥ Α΄ 5:20 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort / [NA27 and UBS4 variants]
οἴδαμεν δὲ ὅτι ὁ υἱὸς τοῦ θεοῦ ἥκει, καὶ δέδωκεν ἡμῖν διάνοιαν ἵνα γινώσκομεν / γινώσκωμεν τὸν ἀληθινόν· καί ἐσμεν ἐν τῷ ἀληθινῷ, ἐν τῷ υἱῷ αὐτοῦ Ἰησοῦ Χριστῷ. οὗτός ἐστιν ὁ ἀληθινὸς θεὸς καὶ ζωὴ αἰώνιος.

ΙΩΑΝΝΟΥ Α΄ 5:20 Greek NT: RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
Οἴδαμεν δὲ ὅτι ὁ υἱὸς τοῦ θεοῦ ἥκει, καὶ δέδωκεν ἡμῖν διάνοιαν ἵνα γινώσκωμεν τὸν ἀληθινόν· καί ἐσμεν ἐν τῷ ἀληθινῷ, ἐν τῷ υἱῷ αὐτοῦ Ἰησοῦ χριστῷ. Οὗτός ἐστιν ὁ ἀληθινὸς θεός, καὶ ζωὴ αἰώνιος.

ΙΩΑΝΝΟΥ Α΄ 5:20 Greek NT: Greek Orthodox Church
οἴδαμεν δὲ ὅτι ὁ υἱὸς τοῦ Θεοῦ ἥκει καὶ δέδωκεν ἡμῖν διάνοιαν ἵνα γινώσκομεν τὸν ἀληθινόν· καὶ ἐσμὲν ἐν τῷ ἀληθινῷ, ἐν τῷ υἱῷ αὐτοῦ Ἰησοῦ Χριστῷ. οὗτός ἐστιν ὁ ἀληθινὸς Θεὸς καὶ ζωὴ αἰώνιος.

ΙΩΑΝΝΟΥ Α΄ 5:20 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Edition
εἴδω δέ ὅτι ὁ υἱός ὁ θεός ἥκω καί δίδωμι ἡμᾶς διάνοια ἵνα γινώσκω ὁ ἀληθινός καί εἰμί ἐν ὁ ἀληθινός ἐν ὁ υἱός αὐτός Ἰησοῦς Χριστός οὗτος εἰμί ὁ ἀληθινός θεός καί ζωή αἰώνιος

ΙΩΑΝΝΟΥ Α΄ 5:20 Greek NT: Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
οἴδαμεν δὲ ὅτι ὁ υἱὸς τοῦ Θεοῦ ἥκει, καὶ δέδωκεν ἡμῖν διάνοιαν ἵνα γινώσκωμεν τὸν ἀληθινόν· καὶ ἐσμὲν ἐν τῷ ἀληθινῷ, ἐν τῷ υἱῷ αὐτοῦ Ἰησοῦ Χριστῷ. οὗτός ἐστιν ὁ ἀληθινὸς Θεὸς, καὶ ἥ ζωὴ αἰώνιος.

ΙΩΑΝΝΟΥ Α΄ 5:20 Greek NT: Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
οἴδαμεν δὲ ὅτι ὁ υἱὸς τοῦ θεοῦ ἥκει καὶ δέδωκεν ἡμῖν διάνοιαν ἵνα γινώσκωμεν τὸν ἀληθινόν καὶ ἐσμὲν ἐν τῷ ἀληθινῷ ἐν τῷ υἱῷ αὐτοῦ Ἰησοῦ Χριστῷ οὗτός ἐστιν ὁ ἀληθινὸς θεὸς καὶ ἥ ζωὴ αἶώνιος

1 John 5:20 Hebrew Bible
וידענו כי בא בן אלהים ויתן לנו בינה לדעת את האמתי ובאמתי אנחנו בבנו ישוע המשיח זה הוא האל האמתי וחיי העולם׃

1 John 5:20 Aramaic NT: Peshitta
ܘܝܕܥܝܢܢ ܕܒܪܗ ܕܐܠܗܐ ܐܬܐ ܘܝܗܒ ܠܢ ܡܕܥܐ ܕܢܕܥ ܠܫܪܝܪܐ ܘܢܗܘܐ ܒܗ ܒܫܪܝܪܐ ܒܒܪܗ ܝܫܘܥ ܡܫܝܚܐ ܗܢܐ ܗܘ ܐܠܗܐ ܫܪܝܪܐ ܘܚܝܐ ܕܠܥܠܡ ܀

Latin: Biblia Sacra Vulgata
et scimus quoniam Filius Dei venit et dedit nobis sensum ut cognoscamus verum Deum et simus in vero Filio eius hic est verus Deus et vita aeterna

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
And we know that the Son of God has come, and has given us understanding so that we may know Him who is true; and we are in Him who is true, in His Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God and eternal life.

King James Bible
And we know that the Son of God is come, and hath given us an understanding, that we may know him that is true, and we are in him that is true, even in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God, and eternal life.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
And we know that the Son of God has come and has given us understanding so that we may know the true One. We are in the true One--that is, in His Son Jesus Christ. He is the true God and eternal life.
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