789. Assos
Strong's Concordance
Assos: Assos, a city on the W. coast of Asia Minor
Original Word: Ἄσσος, ου, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: Assos
Phonetic Spelling: (as'-sos)
Definition: Assos, a city on the west coast of Asia Minor
Usage: Assos, a port of Mysia, in the Roman province Asia.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain origin
Assos, a city on the W. coast of Asia Minor
NASB Translation
Assos (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 789: Ασσος

Ασσος (so all editions, perhaps better Ασσος; Chandler § 317, cf. § 319; Pape, Eigennamen under the word), Ἀσσου, , Assos, a maritime city in Asia Minor, on the Aegean Sea (Gulf of Adramyttium), and nine (according to Tab. Peuting. (edited by Fortin d'Urban, Paris 1845, p. 170) 20 to 25) miles (see Hackett on Acts as below) distant (to the south) from Troas, a city of Lesser Phrygia: Acts 20:13f; (formerly read also in Acts 27:13 after the Vulg.; cf. ἆσσον. See Papers of the Archaeol. Inst. of America, Classical Series i. (1882) especially, pp. 60ff).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Probably of foreign origin; Assus, a city of Asia minor -- Assos.

Forms and Transliterations
Ασσον Ἄσσον Ἆσσον Asson Ásson
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Englishman's Concordance
Acts 20:13 N-AFS
GRK: ἐπὶ τὴν Ἄσσον ἐκεῖθεν μέλλοντες
NAS: set sail for Assos, intending
KJV: and sailed unto Assos, there intending
INT: to Assos there being about

Acts 20:14 N-AFS
GRK: εἰς τὴν Ἄσσον ἀναλαβόντες αὐτὸν
NAS: he met us at Assos, we took him on board
KJV: with us at Assos, we took him
INT: at Assos having taken in him

Strong's Greek 789
2 Occurrences

Ἄσσον — 2 Occ.

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