Robertson's Word Pictures of the New TestamentLuke 19:15
- When he was come back again (en twi epaneltein auton).
- "On the coming back again as to him." Luke's favourite idiom of the articular infinitive after en and with the accusative of general reference.
- Had given (dedwkei).
- Past perfect active indicative without augment of didwmi.
- That he might know (ina gnoi).
- Second aorist active subjunctive of ginoskw. The optative would be gnoih.