Luke 13:8

NET ©

But the worker answered him, ‘Sir, leave it alone this year too, until I dig around it and put fertilizer on it.

NIV ©

"‘Sir,’ the man replied, ‘leave it alone for one more year, and I’ll dig round it and fertilise it.

NASB ©

"And he answered and said to him, ‘Let it alone, sir, for this year too, until I dig around it and put in fertilizer;

NLT ©

"The gardener answered, ‘Give it one more chance. Leave it another year, and I’ll give it special attention and plenty of fertilizer.

MSG ©

"The gardener said, 'Let's give it another year. I'll dig around it and fertilize,

BBE ©

And he said, Lord, let it be for this year, and I will have the earth turned up round it, and put animal waste on it, to make it fertile:

NRSV ©

He replied, ‘Sir, let it alone for one more year, until I dig around it and put manure on it.

NKJV ©

"But he answered and said to him, ‘Sir, let it alone this year also, until I dig around it and fertilize it .

KJV
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NET © [draft] ITL
But
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the worker answered
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him
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, ‘Sir
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year
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NET © Notes

tn Grk “he”; the referent (the worker who tended the vineyard) has been specified in the translation for clarity.

tn Grk “toss manure [on it].” This is a reference to manure used as fertilizer.