9:13 But Ananias replied, 3 “Lord, I have heard from many people 4 about this man, how much harm he has done to your saints in Jerusalem,
1 tn Or “Saul, making dire threats.”
2 tn The expression “breathing out threats and murder” is an idiomatic expression for “making threats to murder” (see L&N 33.293). Although the two terms “threats” and “murder” are syntactically coordinate, the second is semantically subordinate to the first. In other words, the content of the threats is to murder the disciples.
4 tn The word “people” is not in the Greek text, but is implied.