1021. bradus
Strong's Concordance
bradus: slow
Original Word: βραδύς, εῖα, ύ
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: bradus
Phonetic Spelling: (brad-ooce')
Short Definition: slow
Definition: slow, slow of understanding.
HELPS Word-studies

1021 bradýs – properly, slow, as in taking time to deliberate (Js 1:19); unhurried, while still moving forward after considering all the facts.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain origin
NASB Translation
slow (3).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1021: βραδύς

βραδύς βραδεια, βραδυ, slow;

a. properly: εἰς τί, James 1:19.

b. metaphorically, dull, inactive, in mind; stupid, slow to apprehend or believe (so Homer, Iliad 10, 226; opposed to συνετός, Polybius 4, 8, 7; τόν νοῦν, Dionysius Halicarnassus, de Art. oratt. 7 (de Lysias judic.); δυσμαθία βραδύτης ἐν μαθησει, Plato, defin., p. 415 e.): with a dative of respect, τῇ καρδία, Luke 24:25. (Synonym: see ἀργός, at the end.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Of uncertain affinity; slow; figuratively, dull -- slow.

Forms and Transliterations
βραδεις βραδείς βραδεῖς βραδυς βραδύς βραδὺς bradeis bradeîs bradus bradys bradỳs
Interlinear GreekInterlinear HebrewStrong's NumbersEnglishman's Greek ConcordanceEnglishman's Hebrew ConcordanceParallel Texts
Englishman's Concordance
Strong's Greek 1021
3 Occurrences

βραδεῖς — 1 Occ.
βραδὺς — 2 Occ.

Luke 24:25 Adj-NMP
GRK: ἀνόητοι καὶ βραδεῖς τῇ καρδίᾳ
NAS: foolish men and slow of heart
KJV: fools, and slow of heart to believe
INT: foolish and slow of heart

James 1:19 Adj-NMS
GRK: τὸ ἀκοῦσαι βραδὺς εἰς τὸ
NAS: to hear, slow to speak
KJV: to hear, slow to speak,
INT: to hear slow for

James 1:19 Adj-NMS
GRK: τὸ λαλῆσαι βραδὺς εἰς ὀργήν
NAS: slow to speak [and] slow to anger;
KJV: to speak, slow to wrath:
INT: to speak slow to anger

3 Occurrences

Top of Page
Top of Page