Robertson's Word Pictures of the New TestamentActs 5:7
- And it was about the space of three hours after (egeneto de wv wrwn triwn diasthma).
- Literally "Now there came an interval (diasthma, distance, space between) of about (wv) three hours."
- When (kai).
- This use of kai after egeneto is characteristic of Luke's style in the Gospel.
- Not knowing (mh eiduia).
- Feminine singular of second perfect active participle of oida. Mh usual negative of the participle in the Koine.