ἡ χάρις καὶ ἡ ἀλήθεια διὰ Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ ἐγένετο (John 1:17.b)

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“ἡ” is a feminine, singular, nominative article meaning “the”.

“χάρις” is a feminine, singular, nominative noun meaning “grace”.

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

“ἡ” is a feminine, singular, nominative article meaning “the”.

“ἀλήθεια” is a feminine, singular, nominative noun meaning “truth”.

“διὰ” is a preposition taking the genitive for its object word and meaning “through”.

” Ἰησοῦ” is a masculine, singular, genitive, proper noun meaning “Jesus”.

“Χριστοῦ” is a masculine, singular, genitive noun meaning “Christ”.

“ἐγένετο” is a third person, singular, aorist, middle, indicative verb meaning “came to be”.

The sense of the clause is “the grace and the truth came to be through Jesus Christ.”

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