99. Adrias
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Adrias: the Adriatic, the name of a sea
Original Word: Ἀδρίας, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: Adrias
Phonetic Spelling: (ad-ree'-as)
Short Definition: the Adriatic Sea
Definition: the Hadria, a name given by sailors not merely to the Adriatic Sea, to which it properly belonged, but also to the open Mediterranean to the south-east of Italy, to the sea that lay between Malta, Italy, Greece, and Crete.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain origin
the Adriatic, the name of a sea
NASB Translation
Adriatic (1).

STRONGS NT 99: Ἀδρίας

Ἀδρίας (WH Ἁδρ.), , , Adrias, the Adriatic Sea, i. e., in a wide sense, the sea between Greece and Italy: Acts 27:27, (cf. B. D. under the word ; Dict. of Greek and Rom. Geog. under the word Adriaticum Mare).


From Adria (a place near its shore); the Adriatic sea (including the Ionian) -- Adria.

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