2000. episphalés
Strong's Concordance
episphalés: prone to fall
Original Word: ἐπισφαλής, ές
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: episphalés
Phonetic Spelling: (ep-ee-sfal-ace')
Definition: prone to fall
Usage: dangerous, likely to fall.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from epi and sphalló (to cause to fall)
prone to fall
NASB Translation
dangerous (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2000: ἐπισφαλής

ἐπισφαλής, ἐπιφαλες (σφάλλω to cause to fall), prone to fall: πλοῦς, a dangerous voyage, Acts 27:9. (Plato, Polybius, Plutarch, others.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From a compound of epi and sphallo (to trip); figuratively, insecure -- dangerous.

see GREEK epi

Forms and Transliterations
επισφαλους επισφαλούς ἐπισφαλοῦς επισφραγίζουσιν episphalous episphaloûs
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Englishman's Concordance
Acts 27:9 Adj-GMS
GRK: ὄντος ἤδη ἐπισφαλοῦς τοῦ πλοὸς
NAS: was now dangerous, since
KJV: was now dangerous, because the fast
INT: being already dangerous the voyage

Strong's Greek 2000
1 Occurrence

ἐπισφαλοῦς — 1 Occ.

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