οἱ δὲ εἶπαν αὐτῷ· ῥαββί (John 1:38.c)

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“οἱ” is a masculine, plural, nominative article meaning “the”, “which”, or “who”.

“δὲ” is a coordinating conjunction meaning “now”, “but”, or “and”.

“εἶπαν” is a third person, plural, aorist, active, indicative verb meaning “said”.

“αὐτῷ” is a third person, personal, masculine, singular, dative pronoun meaning “to him”.

“ῥαββί” is a Hebraicized particle meaning “rabbi”.

The sense of this clause is “And they said to him, ‘Rabbi’.”

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