Robertson's Word Pictures of the New TestamentLuke 16:25
- Receivedst (apelabev).
- Second aorist indicative of apolambanw, old verb to get back what is promised and in full. See also Luke 6:34; 18:30; 23:41.
- Evil things (ta kaka).
- Not "his," but "the evil things" that came upon him.
- Thou art in anguish (odunasai).
- Like kauxasai in Romans 2:17. They contracted -aesai without the loss of v. Common in the Koine.