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Forms of the word
ὀξύς, εῖα, ύ
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sharp; swift, quick
sharp, keen, Rev. 1:16; 2:12; 14:14, 17, 18; 19:15; swift, nimble, Rom. 3:15*

Greek-English Concordance for ὀξύς

Romans 3:15 their feet are swift (oxeis | ὀξεῖς | nom pl masc) to shed blood;
Revelation 1:16 In his right hand he held seven stars, from his mouth came a sharp (oxeia | ὀξεῖα | nom sg fem) two-edged sword, and his face was shining like the sun at full strength.
Revelation 2:12 “To the angel of the church in Pergamum write: The one who has the sharp (oxeian | ὀξεῖαν | acc sg fem) two-edged sword has this to say:
Revelation 14:14 Then I looked, and behold, a white cloud, and seated on the cloud was one like a son of man. He had a golden crown on his head and a sharp (oxy | ὀξύ | acc sg neut) sickle in his hand.
Revelation 14:17 Then another angel came out of the temple in heaven, and he too had a sharp (oxy | ὀξύ | acc sg neut) sickle.
Revelation 14:18 Then another angel, the one who had authority over the fire, came out from the altar and called with a loud voice to the angel who had the sharp (oxy | ὀξύ | acc sg neut) sickle, “Thrust in your sickle and gather the clusters of grapes from the vine of the earth, for its grapes are ripe.”
Revelation 19:15 From his mouth extends a sharp (oxeia | ὀξεῖα | nom sg fem) sword so that with it he can strike down the nations. He will rule them with a rod of iron. He will tread the winepress of the furious wrath of God the Almighty.