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ἐκτένεια

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἐκτένεια, ας, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
ekteneia
Simplified transliteration: 
ekteneia
Numbers
Strong's number: 
1616
GK Number: 
1755
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1a
Gloss: 
earnestness
Definition: 
pr. extension; in NT intenseness, intentness; ἐν ἐκτενειᾳ, intently, perseverance, earnestness, Acts 26:7*

Greek-English Concordance for

Acts 26:7 to which our twelve tribes hope to attain, worshipping strenuously night and day. It is for this hope, your Excellency, that I am being accused by Jews!