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Strive to enter by the narrow gate: for many, I say to you, shall seek to enter and shall not be able.
King James
<Strive to enter in at the strait gate: for many, I say unto you, will seek to enter in, and shall not be able.>
Louis Second
Efforcez-vous d'entrer par la porte étroite. Car, je vous le dis, beaucoup chercheront à entrer, et ne le pourront pas
Martin Luther
Ringet danach, daß ihr durch die enge Pforte eingehet; denn viele werden, das sage ich euch, danach trachten, wie sie hineinkommen, und werden's nicht tun können.
contendite intrare per angustam portam quia multi dico vobis quaerunt intrare et non poterunt

Matthew Henry's Concise Commentary

per : (prefix to an adjective) very, excessively, quite.
per : (+ acc.) (of time) throughout, during, in the course of.
per : (+ acc.) (of space) through, along, over / in the presence of.
per : (+ acc.) (cause) because of, on account of.
per : (+ acc.) (means/instrument) through, with, by, by means of.
quia : because.
multi : many, numerous /the common herd.
dico : (dictum ) to say, tell, speak, name, call, pronounce.
dico : to say.
vobis : (dat.) you /i'm talkin' to YOU, yeah, talkin' 'bout Cindy.
vobis : (abl.) you /who knows more than YOU? i do!.
non : not.