1024. brachus
Strong's Concordance
brachus: short, little
Original Word: βραχύς, εῖα, ύ
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: brachus
Phonetic Spelling: (brakh-ooce')
Short Definition: short, little
Definition: short, little, few.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. word
Definition
short, little
NASB Translation
briefly* (1), little (3), little while (2), short time (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1024: βραχύς

βραχύς, βραχεια, βραχύ, short, small, little (from Pindar, Herodotus, Thucydides down);

a. of place; neuter βραχύ adverbially, a short distance, a little: Acts 27:28 (2 Samuel 16:1; Thucydides 1, 63).

b. of time; βραχύ τί a short time, for a little while: Hebrews 2:7, 9, (where the writer transfers to time what the Sept. in Psalm 8:6 says of rank); Acts 5:34 (here L T Tr WH omit τί); μετά βραχύ shortly after, Luke 22:58.

c. of quantity and measure; βραχύ τί (Tr text WH omits; L Tr marginal reading brackets τί) some little part, a little: John 6:7 (βραχύ τί τοῦ μέλιτος, 1 Samuel 14:29; ἔλαιον βραχύ, Josephus, Antiquities 9, 4, 2; βραχυτατος λιβανωτός, Philo de vict. off. § 4); διά βραχέων in few namely, words, briefly, Hebrews 13:22 (so (Plato, Demosthenes, others (cf. Bleek on Hebrews, the passage cited)) Josephus, b. j. 4, 5, 4; ἐν βραχυτάτω δηλουν to show very briefly, Xenophon, Cyril 1, 2, 15).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
few words, little space.

Of uncertain affinity; short (of time, place, quantity, or number) -- few words, little (space, while).

Forms and Transliterations
βραχέα βραχεί βραχείς βραχεων βραχέων βραχυ βραχύ βραχὺ bracheon bracheōn brachéon brachéōn brachu brachy brachý brachỳ
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7 Occurrences


βραχέων — 1 Occ.
βραχὺ — 6 Occ.

Luke 22:58 Adj-ANS
GRK: καὶ μετὰ βραχὺ ἕτερος ἰδὼν
NAS: A little later, another
KJV: And after a little while another saw
INT: And after a little another having seen

John 6:7 Adj-ANS
GRK: ἵνα ἕκαστος βραχὺ τι λάβῃ
NAS: to receive a little.
KJV: may take a little.
INT: that each little some might receive

Acts 5:34 Adj-ANS
GRK: ἐκέλευσεν ἔξω βραχὺ τοὺς ἀνθρώπους
NAS: the men outside for a short time.
KJV: forth a little space;
INT: commanded out for a short while the apostles

Acts 27:28 Adj-ANS
GRK: ὀργυιὰς εἴκοσι βραχὺ δὲ διαστήσαντες
NAS: fathoms; and a little farther
KJV: when they had gone a little further, they sounded
INT: fathoms twenty a little moreover having gone farther

Hebrews 2:7 Adj-ANS
GRK: ἠλάττωσας αὐτὸν βραχύ τι παρ'
NAS: YOU HAVE MADE HIM FOR A LITTLE WHILE LOWER
KJV: Thou madest him a little lower than
INT: You did make lower him little some than

Hebrews 2:9 Adj-ANS
GRK: τὸν δὲ βραχύ τι παρ'
NAS: Him who was made for a little while lower
KJV: who was made a little lower than
INT: who however little some than

Hebrews 13:22 Adj-GNP
GRK: γὰρ διὰ βραχέων ἐπέστειλα ὑμῖν
KJV: unto you in few words.
INT: indeed in few words I wrote to you

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