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ἆσσον

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἆσσον
Greek transliteration: 
asson
Simplified transliteration: 
asson
Numbers
Strong's number: 
788
GK Number: 
839
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
adverb
Gloss: 
nearer
Definition: 
nearer; very nigh, close;, used as the compar. of ἄγχι, Acts 27:13*

Greek-English Concordance for

Acts 27:13 Now when the south wind blew gently, thinking that they had obtained their purpose, they weighed anchor and sailed along Crete, close (asson | ἆσσον | adverb-comparative) to (asson | ἆσσον | adverb-comparative) the (asson | ἆσσον | adverb-comparative) shore (asson | ἆσσον | adverb-comparative).