New American Standard Bible 1995

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"Therefore do this that we tell you. We have four men who are under a vow;


Verse part Definition: Part of speech: Strong's: Greek: Transliteration:
"Therefore therefore, then, (and) so Conj H3767 οὖν oun
do to make, do V-AMA-2S H4160 ποίησον poiēson
this this DPro-ANS H3778    
that we tell to say V-PIA-1P H3004 λέγομεν legomen
you. We have four four Adj-NMP H5064 τέσσαρες tessares

Four: The world, four is the global number

The number "four" has a global or relates to the world. There are some common and similar expressions in the Scripture, which are "the four winds of the heavens" or "the four corners of the earth" or "the four ends of the heavens."  Each of these expressions relate to the earth or the world in a collective manner. In the book of Daniel chapter 2, one reads about a dream which Nebuchadnezzar dreamed. In this dream, he saw an image set up and this image had four distinct parts. Each of these parts represented an empire which ruled over the world.

In the book of Deuteronomy chapter 22, Israel is told to make a four-corner garment and place a tzitzit upon each corner. The tzitzit represents the Biblical commandments of the Torah (see Numbers chapter 15). These commandments are understood as being a framework for life in this world, as when one dies, the tzitzit are removed from one's four corner garment for burial. 

In the books of Ezekiel and Revelation, one encounters the four beasts, which are in the heavens and never cease to praise HaShem. It is understood that the four beasts who continuously say, "Holy, Holy, Holy is the Lord God of Hosts, Who was and is and is to come" (see Revelation 4:6-9) are related to the will of God for all the world (His creation). In a similar manner, one of the Seraphim called to another saying, "Holy, Holy, Holy, is the Lord of Hosts, all of the earth (shall be) with His Glory." - Baruch Korman, Ph.D. - All Rights Reserved - Used with Permission 2016

men a man N-NMP H435 ἄνδρες andres
who are under to have, hold V-PPA-NMP H2192 ἔχοντες echontes
a vow; a prayer N-AFS H2171 εὐχὴν euchēn

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New American Standard Bible 1995 "Therefore do this that we tell you. We have four men who are under a vow;
King James Bible "Therefore do Do therefore this that we tell you. say to thee: We have four men who are under which have a vow;vow on them;
Berean Bible "Therefore Therefore do this that we tell say to you. We have With us there are four men who are under men, having a vow;vow on themselves.
Hebrew Greek English "Therefore do this that we tell you. We have four men who are under a vow;