Internet Verse Search Commentaries Word Analysis ITL - draft

Luke 19:14


But his citizens 1  hated 2  him and sent a delegation after him, saying, ‘We do not want this man 3  to be king 4  over us!’


1Sa 8:7; Ps 2:1-3; Isa 49:7; Zec 11:8; Lu 19:27; Joh 1:11; Joh 15:18,23,24; Ac 3:14,15; Ac 4:27,28; Ac 7:51,52

NET © Notes

tn Or “subjects.” Technically these people were not his subjects yet, but would be upon his return. They were citizens of his country who opposed his appointment as their king; later the newly-appointed king will refer to them as his “enemies” (v. 27).

tn The imperfect is intense in this context, suggesting an ongoing attitude.

tn Grk “this one” (somewhat derogatory in this context).

tn Or “to rule.”

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