brachus: short, littleOriginal Word: βραχύς, εῖα, ύ
Part of Speech: Adjective
Phonetic Spelling: (brakh-ooce')
Short Definition: short, little
Definition: short, little, few.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. word
briefly* (1), little (3), little while (2), short time (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 1024: βραχύς
βραχύς, βραχεια, βραχύ, short, small, little (from Pindar, Herodotus, Thucydides down);
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). Of uncertain affinity; short (of time, place, quantity, or number) -- few words, little (space, while).
Of uncertain affinity; short (of time, place, quantity, or number) -- few words, little (space, while).
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 1024
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
Acts 27:28 Adj-ANS