Greek - English Dictionary
G3397 - Little
|Word Origin:||Masculine or neuter singular of G3398 (as noun)|
|Bible Usage:||a (little) (while).|
|Part of Speech:||Adjective|
a small space of time or degree
1. small, little
a. of size: of stature, of length
b. of space
c. of age: less by birth, younger
d. of time: short, brief, a little while, how little!
e. of quantity: i.e. number, amount
f. of rank or influence When translated "a little while", the Greek emphasises theshortness of the time interval, "oh how little". This phrase usedoften in the NT of the return of Christ.
further ( 1 )
little ( 4 )
while ( 11 )
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.