Acts 27:18
NASB Lexicon
NASB ©GreekStrong'sOrigin
The nextἑξὴς
(exēs)
1836: nextfrom echó
day as we were being violentlyσφοδρῶς
(sphodrōs)
4971: exceedinglyadverb from the same as sphodra
storm-tossed,χειμαζομένων
(cheimazomenōn)
5492: to expose to winter cold, to drive with stormfrom cheima (winter cold)
they began to jettison the cargo;ἐκβολὴν
(ekbolēn)
1546: a throwing out, i.e. spec. a throwing overboard (of the cargo)from ekballó









KJV Lexicon
σφοδρως  adverb
sphodros  sfod-roce':  very much -- exceedingly.
δε  conjunction
de  deh:  but, and, etc. -- also, and, but, moreover, now (often unexpressed in English).
χειμαζομενων  verb - present passive participle - genitive plural masculine
cheimazo  khi-mad'-zo:  to storm, i.e. (passively) to labor under a gale -- be tossed with tempest.
ημων  personal pronoun - first person genitive plural
hemon  hay-mone':  of (or from) us -- our (company), us, we.
τη  definite article - dative singular feminine
ho  ho:  the definite article; the (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom) -- the, this, that, one, he, she, it, etc.
εξης  adverb
hexes  hex-ace':  successive -- after, following, morrow, next.
εκβολην  noun - accusative singular feminine
ekbloe  ek-bol-ay':  ejection, i.e. (specially) a throwing overboard of the cargo -- + lighten the ship.
εποιουντο  verb - imperfect middle indicative - third person
poieo  poy-eh'-o:  to make or do (in a very wide application, more or less direct)
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
The next day as we were being violently storm-tossed, they began to jettison the cargo;

King James Bible
And we being exceedingly tossed with a tempest, the next day they lightened the ship;

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Because we were being severely battered by the storm, they began to jettison the cargo the next day.

International Standard Version
The next day, because we were being tossed so violently by the storm, they began to throw the cargo overboard.

NET Bible
The next day, because we were violently battered by the storm, they began throwing the cargo overboard,

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And when the storm arose upon us, it was severe; the next day we threw goods into the sea.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
We continued to be tossed so violently by the storm that the next day the men began to throw the cargo overboard.

King James 2000 Bible
And we being exceedingly tossed with a tempest, the next day they lightened the ship;
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