Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #99 - Ἀδρίας
Adriatic = "without wood"
- Adriatic Sea, Adrias, the sea between Greece and Italy
Ἀδρίας, ον, Ion. Ἀδρίης, εω, ὁ,
the Adriatic, Hdt. 5.9, etc.: — Adj. Ἀδρι-ᾱνός, ή, όν, A. Fr. 71, also ἀδραν-ηνός, κῦμα τᾶς Ἀδριηνᾶς ἀκτᾶς E. Hipp. 736 (lyr.): later, ἀδραν-ακός, νέκταρ, of Italian wine, called Adriatic because imported through Corcyra, AP 6.257 (Antiphil.):
(T, Rec. Ἀδρίας ), -ου , ὁ ,
The Adriatic sea, in later Greek usage extended to take in all the waters between Greece and Italy: Acts 27:27.†
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