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μόλις

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
μόλις
Greek transliteration: 
molis
Simplified transliteration: 
molis
Numbers
Strong's number: 
3433
GK Number: 
3660
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
6
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
adverb
Gloss: 
with difficulty, hardly; very rarely
Definition: 
with difficulty, scarcely, hardly, Acts 14:18; 27:7, 8, 16; Rom. 5:7; 1 Pet. 4:18*

Greek-English Concordance for

Acts 14:18 Even saying these things, they barely (molis | μόλις | adverb) restrained the crowds from offering sacrifice to them.
Acts 27:7 We sailed slowly for a number of days and arrived with difficulty (molis | μόλις | adverb) off Cnidus, and as the wind did not allow us to go farther, we sailed under the lee of Crete off Salmone.
Acts 27:8 Sailing past it with difficulty (molis | μόλις | adverb), we came to a place called Fair Havens, near to which was the city Lasea.
Acts 27:16 Running under the lee of a small island called Cauda, we were able with difficulty (molis | μόλις | adverb) to get the dinghy under control.
Romans 5:7 For rarely (molis | μόλις | adverb) will one die for an upright person — though perhaps for a genuinely good person one might actually dare to die.
1 Peter 4:18 And “If the righteous person is barely (molis | μόλις | adverb) saved, what will become of the ungodly and the sinner?”