John 3:9

9Nicodemus answered and said to him, "How can these things be?"
Nicodemus
StrongsID:
g3530
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
Νικόδημος
Transliteration:
Nikódēmos
Pronounciation:
nik-od'-ay-mos
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from νῖκος and δῆμος; victorious among his people; Nicodemus, an Israelite:--Nicodemus.
answered
StrongsID:
g611
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἀποκρίνομαι
Transliteration:
apokrínomai
Pronounciation:
ap-ok-ree'-nom-ahee
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
from ἀπό and ; to conclude for oneself, i.e. (by implication) to respond; by Hebraism (compare עָנָה) to begin to speak (where an address is expected):--answer.
and
StrongsID:
g2532
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
καί
Transliteration:
kaí
Pronounciation:
kahee
Part of Speech:
Conjunction
Strongs Glossary:
apparently, a primary particle, having a copulative and sometimes also a cumulative force; and, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words:--and, also, both, but, even, for, if, or, so, that, then, therefore, when, yet.
said
StrongsID:
g2036
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ἔπω
Transliteration:
épō
Pronounciation:
ep'-o
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
a primary verb (used only in the definite past tense, the others being borrowed from ἐρέω, ῥέω, and φημί); to speak or say (by word or writing):--answer, bid, bring word, call, command, grant, say (on), speak, tell. Compare λέγω.
unto
him
StrongsID:
g846
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
αὐτός
Transliteration:
autós
Pronounciation:
ow-tos'
Part of Speech:
Personal Pronoun
Strongs Glossary:
from the particle (perhaps akin to the base of ἀήρ through the idea of a baffling wind) (backward); the reflexive pronoun self, used (alone or in the comparative ἑαυτοῦ) of the third person , and (with the proper personal pronoun) of the other persons:--her, it(-self), one, the other, (mine) own, said, (self-), the) same, ((him-, my-, thy- )self, (your-)selves, she, that, their(-s), them(-selves), there(-at, - by, -in, -into, -of, -on, -with), they, (these) things, this (man), those, together, very, which. Compare αὑτοῦ.
How
StrongsID:
g4459
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
πῶς
Transliteration:
pōs
Pronounciation:
poce
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
adverb from the base of ποῦ; an interrogative particle of manner; in what way? (sometimes the question is indirect, how?); also as exclamation, how much!:--how, after (by) what manner (means), that. (Occasionally unexpressed in English).
can
StrongsID:
g1410
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
δύναμαι
Transliteration:
dýnamai
Pronounciation:
doo'-nam-ahee
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
of uncertain affinity; to be able or possible:--be able, can (do, + -not), could, may, might, be possible, be of power.
these
things
StrongsID:
g5023
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
ταῦτα
Transliteration:
taûta
Pronounciation:
tow'-tah
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
nominative or accusative case neuter plural of οὗτος; these things:--+ afterward, follow, + hereafter, X him, the same, so, such, that, then, these, they, this, those, thus.
be
StrongsID:
g1096
Language:
Greek
Lemma:
γίνομαι
Transliteration:
gínomai
Pronounciation:
ghin'-om-ahee
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a prolongation and middle voice form of a primary verb; to cause to be ("gen"-erate), i.e. (reflexively) to become (come into being), used with great latitude (literal, figurative, intensive, etc.):--arise, be assembled, be(-come, -fall, -have self), be brought (to pass), (be) come (to pass), continue, be divided, draw, be ended, fall, be finished, follow, be found, be fulfilled, + God forbid, grow, happen, have, be kept, be made, be married, be ordained to be, partake, pass, be performed, be published, require, seem, be showed, X soon as it was, sound, be taken, be turned, use, wax, will, would, be wrought.