Bill Mounce

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Forms of the word
βραχύς, εῖα, ύ
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little, short
short, brief; few, small, Lk. 22:58; Jn. 6:7; Acts 5:34; 27:28; Heb. 2:7, 9; 13:22*

Greek-English Concordance for βραχύς

Luke 22:58 After a little (brachu | βραχύ | acc sg neut) while someone else noticed him and said, “You also are one of them.” But Peter said, “Man, I am not!”
John 6:7 Philip answered him, “Two hundred denarii worth of bread is not enough for them, that each one may receive a little.” (brachu | βραχύ | acc sg neut)
Acts 5:34 But there stood up one in the council, a Pharisee named Gamaliel, a teacher of the law, respected by all the people, and he ordered them to put the men outside for a short (brachu | βραχύ | adverb) time.
Acts 27:28 So they took soundings and found twenty fathoms; and after a short (brachu | βραχύ | adverb) distance they took soundings again and found fifteen fathoms.
Hebrews 2:7 You made him for a little while (brachu | βραχύ | adverb) lower than the angels; you crowned him with glory and honor,
Hebrews 2:9 But we do see Jesus, who for a little while (brachu | βραχύ | adverb) was made lower than the angels, so that by the grace of God he might taste death for everyone, because of the suffering of death crowned with glory and honor.
Hebrews 13:22 I appeal to you, brothers, bear with my word of exhortation, for in fact I have written to you briefly.