Robertson's Word Pictures of the New TestamentRevelation 20:1
- Coming down out of heaven (katabainonta ek tou ouranou).
- As in 10:1; 18:1.
- The key of the abyss (thn klein thv abussou).
- As in 9:1.
- A great chain (alusin megalhn).
- Paul wore a alusiv (alpha privative and luw, to loose) in Rome (2 Timothy 1:16;, as did Peter in prison in Jerusalem (Acts 12:6).
- In his hand (epi thn xeira autou).
- "Upon his hand," ready for use. See epi with the genitive in 1:20.