Καὶ ὁ λόγος σὰρξ ἐγένετο καὶ ἐσκήνωσεν ἐν ἡμῖν (John 1:14.a)

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“Καὶ” is a coordinating conjunction meaning “and”.

“ὁ” is a masculine, singular, nominative article meaning “the”.

“λόγος” is a masculine, singular, nominative noun meaning “word”.

“σὰρξ” is a feminine, singular, nominative noun meaning “flesh” or “body”.

“ἐγένετο” is a third person singular, aorist, middle, indicative verb meaning “became” or “made himself”.

“καὶ” is a coordinating conjunction meaning “and”.

“ἐσκήνωσεν” third person singular, aorist, active, indicative verb meaning “dwelt” or “had his abode”, as “in a tent”.

“ἐν” is a preposition taking the dative, or indirect object, for its object word, meaning “among” or “with”.

“ἡμῖν” is a first person, personal, plural, dative pronoun meaning “us”.

The sense of this clause is “And the word became flesh and dwelt among us”.

 

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