160. aiphnidios
Strong's Concordance
aiphnidios: sudden
Original Word: αἰφνίδιος, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: aiphnidios
Phonetic Spelling: (aheef-nid'-ee-os)
Short Definition: unexpected, sudden
Definition: unexpected, sudden.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from aiphnés (suddenly)
Definition
sudden
NASB Translation
suddenly (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 160: αἰφνίδιος

αἰφνίδιος, (αἰφνης, ἀφανής, ἄφνω, which see), unexpected, sudden, unforeseen: Luke 21:34 (here WH ἐφνιδ., see their Introductory § 404 and Appendix, p. 151); 1 Thessalonians 5:8. (Wis. 17:14; 2 Macc. 14:17; 3Macc. 3:24; Aeschylus, Thucydides 2, 61 τό αἰφνίδιον καί ἀπροσδόκητον, Polybius, Josephus, Plutarch, Dionysius Halicarnassus, others.)

STRONGS NT 160: ἐφνιδιος [ἐφνιδιος, see αἰφνίδιος.]

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
sudden, unawares.

From a compound of a (as a negative particle) and phaino (compare exaiphnes) (meaning non-apparent); unexpected, i.e. (adverbially) suddenly -- sudden, unawares.

see GREEK a

see GREEK phaino

see GREEK exaiphnes

Forms and Transliterations
αιφνίδιος αἰφνίδιος εφνιδιος ἐφνίδιος aiphnidios aiphnídios
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2 Occurrences


αἰφνίδιος — 2 Occ.

Luke 21:34 Adj-NMS
GRK: ἐφ' ὑμᾶς αἰφνίδιος ἡ ἡμέρα
NAS: will not come on you suddenly like
KJV: upon you unawares.
INT: upon you suddenly the day

1 Thessalonians 5:3 Adj-NMS
GRK: ἀσφάλεια τότε αἰφνίδιος αὐτοῖς ἐφίσταται
NAS: will come upon them suddenly like
KJV: then sudden destruction
INT: security then suddenly upon them comes

2 Occurrences

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