tacha: quickly, perhapsOriginal Word: τάχα
Part of Speech: Adverb
Phonetic Spelling: (takh'-ah)
Short Definition: quickly, perhaps
Definition: quickly, presently, perhaps.
[5029 (táxa), meaning "perhaps," ("quick to assume as true") dates to centuries before the NT – to the time of Homer, around 900
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
adverb from tachus
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 5029: τάχα
τάχα (ταχύς), adverb;
1. hastily, quickly, soon (so from Homer down).
2. as often in Greek writings from (Hesiod, Aeschylus), Herodotus down, perhaps, peradventure: Romans 5:7; Philemon 1:15. As if neuter plural of tachus (adverbially); shortly, i.e. (figuratively) possibly -- peradventure(-haps). see GREEK tachus
As if neuter plural of tachus (adverbially); shortly, i.e. (figuratively) possibly -- peradventure(-haps).
see GREEK tachus
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 5029
τάχα — 2 Occ.
Romans 5:7 Adv
GRK: τοῦ ἀγαθοῦ τάχα τις καὶ
NAS: though perhaps for the good man
KJV: die: yet peradventure for a good man
INT: the good [man] perhaps someone even