Matthew 12:34
Text Analysis
Strong'sGreekEnglishMorphology
1081 [e]γεννήματα
gennēmata
OffspringN-VNP
2191 [e]ἐχιδνῶν,
echidnōn
of vipers,N-GFP
4459 [e]πῶς
pōs
howAdv
1410 [e]δύνασθε
dynasthe
are you ableV-PIM/P-2P
18 [e]ἀγαθὰ
agatha
good thingsAdj-ANP
2980 [e]λαλεῖν
lalein
to speak,V-PNA
4190 [e]πονηροὶ
ponēroi
evilAdj-NMP
1510 [e]ὄντες;
ontes
being?V-PPA-NMP
1537 [e]ἐκ
ek
Out ofPrep
1063 [e]γὰρ
gar
forConj
3588 [e]τοῦ
tou
theArt-GNS
4051 [e]περισσεύματος
perisseumatos
abundanceN-GNS
3588 [e]τῆς
tēs
of theArt-GFS
2588 [e]καρδίας
kardias
heart,N-GFS
3588 [e]τὸ
to
theArt-NNS
4750 [e]στόμα
stoma
mouthN-NNS
2980 [e]λαλεῖ.
lalei
speaks.V-PIA-3S









Greek Texts
ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 12:34 Greek NT: Nestle 1904
γεννήματα ἐχιδνῶν, πῶς δύνασθε ἀγαθὰ λαλεῖν πονηροὶ ὄντες; ἐκ γὰρ τοῦ περισσεύματος τῆς καρδίας τὸ στόμα λαλεῖ.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 12:34 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort 1881
γεννήματα ἐχιδνῶν, πῶς δύνασθε ἀγαθὰ λαλεῖν πονηροὶ ὄντες; ἐκ γὰρ τοῦ περισσεύματος τῆς καρδίας τὸ στόμα λαλεῖ.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 12:34 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort / [NA27 and UBS4 variants]
γεννήματα ἐχιδνῶν, πῶς δύνασθε ἀγαθὰ λαλεῖν πονηροὶ ὄντες; ἐκ γὰρ τοῦ περισσεύματος τῆς καρδίας τὸ στόμα λαλεῖ.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 12:34 Greek NT: RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
Γεννήματα ἐχιδνῶν, πῶς δύνασθε ἀγαθὰ λαλεῖν, πονηροὶ ὄντες; Ἐκ γὰρ τοῦ περισσεύματος τῆς καρδίας τὸ στόμα λαλεῖ.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 12:34 Greek NT: Greek Orthodox Church
γεννήματα ἐχιδνῶν, πῶς δύνασθε ἀγαθὰ λαλεῖν πονηροὶ ὄντες; ἐκ γὰρ τοῦ περισσεύματος τῆς καρδίας τὸ στόμα λαλεῖ.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 12:34 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Edition
γεννήματα ἐχιδνῶν, πῶς δύνασθε ἀγαθὰ λαλεῖν πονηροὶ ὄντες; ἐκ γὰρ τοῦ περισσεύματος τῆς καρδίας τὸ στόμα λαλεῖ.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 12:34 Greek NT: Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
γεννήματα ἐχιδνῶν, πῶς δύνασθε ἀγαθὰ λαλεῖν, πονηροὶ ὄντες; ἐκ γὰρ τοῦ περισσεύματος τῆς καρδίας τὸ στόμα λαλεῖ.

ΚΑΤΑ ΜΑΤΘΑΙΟΝ 12:34 Greek NT: Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
γεννήματα ἐχιδνῶν πῶς δύνασθε ἀγαθὰ λαλεῖν πονηροὶ ὄντες ἐκ γὰρ τοῦ περισσεύματος τῆς καρδίας τὸ στόμα λαλεῖ

Matthew 12:34 Hebrew Bible
ילדי הצפעונים איכה תוכלו למלל טוב ואתם רעים כי משפעת הלב ימלל הפה׃

Matthew 12:34 Aramaic NT: Peshitta
ܝܠܕܐ ܕܐܟܕܢܐ ܐܝܟܢܐ ܡܫܟܚܝܢ ܐܢܬܘܢ ܛܒܬܐ ܠܡܡܠܠܘ ܕܒܝܫܐ ܐܢܬܘܢ ܡܢ ܬܘܬܪܝ ܠܒܐ ܓܝܪ ܡܡܠܠ ܦܘܡܐ ܀

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"You brood of vipers, how can you, being evil, speak what is good? For the mouth speaks out of that which fills the heart.

King James Bible
O generation of vipers, how can ye, being evil, speak good things? for out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaketh.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Brood of vipers! How can you speak good things when you are evil? For the mouth speaks from the overflow of the heart.
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