Name Pilate in the world's Bibles

Meaning of the name: armed with a dart. Related names are: Jesus, Pontius, Herod . The translations of Pilate in 79 languages of the Bible are illustrated in the
below, from Pilato in Spanish to Никодим in Bulgarian!
Name Pilate in the world's Bibles
And when they had bound him, they led him away, and delivered him to Pontius Pilate the governor. (MAT 27:2)
Then said Pilate unto him, Hearest thou not how many things they witness against thee? (MAT 27:13)
Therefore when they were gathered together, Pilate said unto them, Whom will ye that I release unto you? Barabbas, or Jesus which is called Christ? (MAT 27:17)
Pilate saith unto them, What shall I do then with Jesus which is called Christ? They all say unto him, Let him be crucified. (MAT 27:22)
When Pilate saw that he could prevail nothing, but that rather a tumult was made, he took water, and washed his hands before the multitude, saying, I am innocent of the blood of this just person: see ye to it. (MAT 27:24)
He went to Pilate, and begged the body of Jesus. Then Pilate commanded the body to be delivered. (MAT 27:58)
He went to Pilate, and begged the body of Jesus. Then Pilate commanded the body to be delivered. (MAT 27:58)
Now the next day, that followed the day of the preparation, the chief priests and Pharisees came together unto Pilate, (MAT 27:62)
Pilate said unto them, Ye have a watch: go your way, make it as sure as ye can. (MAT 27:65)
And straightway in the morning the chief priests held a consultation with the elders and scribes and the whole council, and bound Jesus, and carried him away, and delivered him to Pilate. (MAR 15:1)
And Pilate asked him, Art thou the King of the Jews? And he answering said unto him, Thou sayest it. (MAR 15:2)
And Pilate asked him again, saying, Answerest thou nothing? behold how many things they witness against thee. (MAR 15:4)
But Jesus yet answered nothing; so that Pilate marvelled. (MAR 15:5)
But Pilate answered them, saying, Will ye that I release unto you the King of the Jews? (MAR 15:9)
And Pilate answered and said again unto them, What will ye then that I shall do unto him whom ye call the King of the Jews? (MAR 15:12)
Then Pilate said unto them, Why, what evil hath he done? And they cried out the more exceedingly, Crucify him. (MAR 15:14)
And so Pilate, willing to content the people, released Barabbas unto them, and delivered Jesus, when he had scourged him, to be crucified. (MAR 15:15)
Joseph of Arimathaea, and honourable counseller, which also waited for the kingdom of God, came, and went in boldly unto Pilate, and craved the body of Jesus. (MAR 15:43)
And Pilate marvelled if he were already dead: and calling unto him the centurion, he asked him whether he had been any while dead. (MAR 15:44)
Now in the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, Pontius Pilate being governor of Judaea, and Herod being tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of Ituraea and of the region of Trachonitis, and Lysanias the tetrarch of Abilene, (LUK 3:1)
There were present at that season some that told him of the Galilaeans, whose blood Pilate had mingled with their sacrifices. (LUK 13:1)
And the whole multitude of them arose, and led him unto Pilate. (LUK 23:1)
And Pilate asked him, saying, Art thou the King of the Jews? And he answered him and said, Thou sayest it. (LUK 23:3)
Then said Pilate to the chief priests and to the people, I find no fault in this man. (LUK 23:4)
When Pilate heard of Galilee, he asked whether the man were a Galilaean. (LUK 23:6)
And Herod with his men of war set him at nought, and mocked him, and arrayed him in a gorgeous robe, and sent him again to Pilate. (LUK 23:11)
And the same day Pilate and Herod were made friends together: for before they were at enmity between themselves. (LUK 23:12)
And Pilate, when he had called together the chief priests and the rulers and the people, (LUK 23:13)
Pilate therefore, willing to release Jesus, spake again to them. (LUK 23:20)
And Pilate gave sentence that it should be as they required. (LUK 23:24)

Popularity of the name Pilate in its translations around the world

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