ὃ ἑώρακεν καὶ ἤκουσεν (John 3:32)

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Title:  What He Has Seen and Heard

The text is, “ὃ ἑώρακεν καὶ ἤκουσεν τοῦτο μαρτυρεῖ, καὶ τὴν μαρτυρίαν αὐτοῦ οὐδεὶς λαμβάνει”.

“ὃ”:  neuter, singular, accusative, definite, relative pronoun meaning “what”.

“ἑώρακεν”:  third person, singular, perfect, active, indicative verb meaning “he has seen”.

“καὶ”:  coordinating conjunction meaning “and”.

“ἤκουσεν”:  third person, singular, aorist, active, indicative verb meaning “heard”.

“τοῦτο”:  neuter, singular, accusative, demonstrative pronoun meaning “this”.

“μαρτυρεῖ”:  third person, singular, present, active, indicative verb meaning “he bears witness”.

“καὶ”:  coordinating conjunction meaning “yet” or “but”.

“τὴν”:  feminine, singular, accusative article meaning “the” but it is not rendered into English here.

“μαρτυρίαν”:  feminine, singular, accusative noun meaning “testimony”.

“αὐτοῦ”:  third person, personal, masculine, singular, genitive pronoun meaning “his”.

“οὐδεὶς”:  masculine, singular, nominative, indefinite adjective meaning “no one”.

“λαμβάνει”:  third person, singular, present, active, indicative verb meaning “receives”.

The meaning of this verse is, “What he has seen and heard, this he bears witness, but no one receives his testimony.”

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