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Lexicon :: Strong's G2914 - krētē

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Κρήτη
Transliteration
krētē (Key)
Pronunciation
kray'-tay
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Part of Speech
proper locative noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain derivation
Strong’s Definitions

Κρήτη Krḗtē, kray'-tay; of uncertain derivation; Crete, an island in the Mediterranean:—Crete.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x

The KJV translates Strong's G2914 in the following manner: Crete (5x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x
The KJV translates Strong's G2914 in the following manner: Crete (5x).
  1. Crete = "fleshy"

    1. the largest and most fertile island of the Mediterranean archipelago or Aegean Sea, now the modern Candia

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
Κρήτη Krḗtē, kray'-tay; of uncertain derivation; Crete, an island in the Mediterranean:—Crete.
STRONGS NT 2914: Κρήτη
Κρήτη, Κρήτης, , Crete, the largest and most fertile island of the Mediterranean archipelago or Aegean Sea, now called Candia: Acts 27:7, 12f, 21; Titus 1:5. (Dict. of Geog. or McClintock and Strong's Cyclopaedia, under the word.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Acts
27:7; 27:12; 27:21
Titus
1:5

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2914 matches the Greek Κρήτη (krētē),
which occurs 5 times in 5 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:7 - When we had sailed slowly for a good many days, and with difficulty had arrived off Cnidus, since the wind did not permit us to go farther, we sailed under the shelter of Crete G2914, off Salmone;
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:12 - The harbor was not suitable for wintering, so the majority reached a decision to put out to sea from there, if somehow they could reach Phoenix, a harbor of Crete G2914 facing southwest and northwest, and spend the winter there.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:13 - [fn]When a moderate south wind came up, thinking that they had attained their purpose, they weighed anchor and began sailing along Crete G2914, closer to shore.
Unchecked Copy BoxAct 27:21 - [fn]When many had lost their appetites, Paul then stood among them and said, “[fn]Men, you should have followed my advice and not have set sail from Crete G2914, and thereby spared yourselves this damage and loss.
Unchecked Copy BoxTit 1:5 - For this reason I left you in Crete G2914, that you would set in order what remains and appoint elders in every city as I directed you,

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