Adrias: the Adriatic, the name of a seaOriginal Word: Ἀδρίας, ου, ὁPart of Speech:
the Adriatic SeaDefinition:
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 ConcordanceWord Origin
of uncertain originDefinition
the Adriatic, the name of a seaNASB Translation
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 99: ἈδρίαςἈδρίας
), , ὁ
, 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).<1>
From Adria (a place near its shore); the Adriatic sea (including the Ionian) -- Adria.