σὺ Ἠλίας εἶ (John 1:21.b)

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“σὺ” is a second person, singular, nominative pronoun meaning “you”.

“Ἠλίας” is a masculine, singular, nominative, proper noun meaning “Elijah”.

“εἶ” is a second person, present, singular verb meaning “are”.

The sense of the clause is “Are you Elijah?”

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