4975. schedon
Strong's Concordance
schedon: near, nearly
Original Word: σχεδόν
Part of Speech: Adverb
Transliteration: schedon
Phonetic Spelling: (skhed-on')
Definition: near, nearly
Usage: nearly, almost.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
adverb from echó
near, nearly
NASB Translation
almost (2), nearly (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4975: σχεδόν

σχεδόν (ἔχω (σχεῖν), adverb, from Homer down;

1. near, hard by.

2. from Sophocles down (of degree, i. e.) well-nigh, nearly, almost; so in the N. T. three times before πᾶς: Acts 13:44; Acts 19:26; Hebrews 9:22 (but see Winers Grammar, 554 (515) n.; (R. V. I may almost say)); (2 Macc. 5:2; 3Macc. 5:14).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Neuter of a presumed derivative of the alternate of echo as adverb; nigh, i.e. Nearly -- almost.

see GREEK echo

Forms and Transliterations
σχεδον σχεδόν σχεδὸν schedon schedòn
Interlinear GreekInterlinear HebrewStrong's NumbersEnglishman's Greek ConcordanceEnglishman's Hebrew ConcordanceParallel Texts
Englishman's Concordance
Acts 13:44 Adv
GRK: ἐρχομένῳ σαββάτῳ σχεδὸν πᾶσα ἡ
NAS: The next Sabbath nearly the whole city
KJV: sabbath day came almost the whole city
INT: coming Sabbath almost all the

Acts 19:26 Adv
GRK: Ἐφέσου ἀλλὰ σχεδὸν πάσης τῆς
NAS: in Ephesus, but in almost all
KJV: but almost throughout all
INT: of Ephesus but almost of all

Hebrews 9:22 Adv
GRK: καὶ σχεδὸν ἐν αἵματι
NAS: to the Law, [one may] almost [say], all things
KJV: And almost all things are
INT: and almost with blood

Strong's Greek 4975
3 Occurrences

σχεδὸν — 3 Occ.

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