Romans 12:19
Text Analysis
Strong'sGreekEnglishMorphology
3361 [e]μὴ
neverAdv
1438 [e]ἑαυτοὺς
heautous
yourselvesRefPro-AM3P
1556 [e]ἐκδικοῦντες,
ekdikountes
avenging,V-PPA-NMP
27 [e]ἀγαπητοί,
agapētoi
beloved;Adj-VMP
235 [e]ἀλλὰ
alla
insteadConj
1325 [e]δότε
dote
giveV-AMA-2P
5117 [e]τόπον
topon
placeN-AMS
3588 [e]τῇ
- Art-DFS
3709 [e]ὀργῇ·
orgē
to wrath;N-DFS
1125 [e]γέγραπται
gegraptai
it has been writtenV-RIM/P-3S
1063 [e]γάρ
gar
for:Conj
1473 [e]Ἐμοὶ
Emoi
Mine [is]PPro-D1S
1557 [e]ἐκδίκησις,
ekdikēsis
vengeance,N-NFS
1473 [e]ἐγὼ
egō
IPPro-N1S
467 [e]ἀνταποδώσω,
antapodōsō
will repay,V-FIA-1S
3004 [e]λέγει
legei
says [the]V-PIA-3S
2962 [e]Κύριος.
Kyrios
Lord.”N-NMS









Greek Texts
ΠΡΟΣ ΡΩΜΑΙΟΥΣ 12:19 Greek NT: Nestle 1904
μὴ ἑαυτοὺς ἐκδικοῦντες, ἀγαπητοί, ἀλλὰ δότε τόπον τῇ ὀργῇ· γέγραπται γάρ Ἐμοὶ ἐκδίκησις, ἐγὼ ἀνταποδώσω, λέγει Κύριος.

ΠΡΟΣ ΡΩΜΑΙΟΥΣ 12:19 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort 1881
μὴ ἑαυτοὺς ἐκδικοῦντες, ἀγαπητοί, ἀλλὰ δότε τόπον τῇ ὀργῇ, γέγραπται γάρ Ἐμοὶ ἐκδίκησις, ἐγὼ ἀνταποδώσω, λέγει Κύριος.

ΠΡΟΣ ΡΩΜΑΙΟΥΣ 12:19 Greek NT: Westcott and Hort / [NA27 and UBS4 variants]
μὴ ἑαυτοὺς ἐκδικοῦντες, ἀγαπητοί, ἀλλὰ δότε τόπον τῇ ὀργῇ, γέγραπται γάρ Ἐμοὶ ἐκδίκησις, ἐγὼ ἀνταποδώσω, λέγει Κύριος.

ΠΡΟΣ ΡΩΜΑΙΟΥΣ 12:19 Greek NT: RP Byzantine Majority Text 2005
Μὴ ἑαυτοὺς ἐκδικοῦντες, ἀγαπητοί, ἀλλὰ δότε τόπον τῇ ὀργῇ· γέγραπται γάρ, Ἐμοὶ ἐκδίκησις, ἐγὼ ἀνταποδώσω, λέγει κύριος.

ΠΡΟΣ ΡΩΜΑΙΟΥΣ 12:19 Greek NT: Greek Orthodox Church
μὴ ἑαυτοὺς ἐκδικοῦντες, ἀγαπητοί, ἀλλὰ δότε τόπον τῇ ὀργῇ· γέγραπται γάρ· ἐμοὶ ἐκδίκησις, ἐγὼ ἀνταποδώσω, λέγει Κύριος.

ΠΡΟΣ ΡΩΜΑΙΟΥΣ 12:19 Greek NT: Tischendorf 8th Edition
μὴ ἑαυτοὺς ἐκδικοῦντες, ἀγαπητοί, ἀλλὰ δότε τόπον τῇ ὀργῇ, γέγραπται γάρ, ἐμοὶ ἐκδίκησις, ἐγὼ ἀνταποδώσω, λέγει κύριος.

ΠΡΟΣ ΡΩΜΑΙΟΥΣ 12:19 Greek NT: Scrivener's Textus Receptus 1894
μὴ ἑαυτοὺς ἐκδικοῦντες, ἀγαπητοί, ἀλλὰ δότε τόπον τῇ ὀργῇ· γέγραπται γάρ, Ἐμοὶ ἐκδίκησις, ἐγὼ ἀνταποδώσω, λέγει Κύριος.

ΠΡΟΣ ΡΩΜΑΙΟΥΣ 12:19 Greek NT: Stephanus Textus Receptus 1550
μὴ ἑαυτοὺς ἐκδικοῦντες ἀγαπητοί ἀλλὰ δότε τόπον τῇ ὀργῇ γέγραπται γάρ Ἐμοὶ ἐκδίκησις ἐγὼ ἀνταποδώσω λέγει κύριος

Romans 12:19 Hebrew Bible
אל תנקמו נקם ידידי כי אם תנו מקום לרגז כי כתוב לי נקם ושלם אמר יהוה׃

Romans 12:19 Aramaic NT: Peshitta
ܘܠܐ ܗܘܝܬܘܢ ܬܒܥܝܢ ܢܦܫܟܘܢ ܚܒܝܒܝ ܐܠܐ ܗܒܘ ܐܬܪܐ ܠܪܘܓܙܐ ܟܬܝܒ ܗܘ ܓܝܪ ܕܐܢ ܠܐ ܬܥܒܕ ܕܝܢܐ ܠܢܦܫܟ ܐܢܐ ܐܥܒܕ ܕܝܢܟ ܐܡܪ ܐܠܗܐ ܀

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Never take your own revenge, beloved, but leave room for the wrath of God, for it is written, "VENGEANCE IS MINE, I WILL REPAY," says the Lord.

King James Bible
Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves, but rather give place unto wrath: for it is written, Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Friends, do not avenge yourselves; instead, leave room for His wrath. For it is written: Vengeance belongs to Me; I will repay, says the Lord.
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