Sail (Verb) - Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words

Sail (Verb)

[ 1,,G4126, pleo ]
to sail," occurs in Luke 8:23; Acts 21:3; Acts 27:2, Acts 27:6, Acts 27:24; Revelation 18:17, RV, "saileth" (for the AV See COMPANY, A, No. 7).

[ 2,,G636, apopleo ]
"to sail away" (apo, "from," and No. 1), occurs in Acts 13:4; Acts 14:26; Acts 20:15; Acts 27:1.

[ 3,,G1602, ekpleo ]
"to sail from or thence" (ek, "from"), occurs in Acts 15:39; Acts 18:18; Acts 20:6.

[ 4,,G3896, parapleo ]
"to sail by" (para), occurs in Acts 20:16.

[ 5,,G1277, diapleo ]
"to sail across" (dia, "through"), occurs in Acts 27:5.

[ 6,,G5284, hupopleo ]
"to sail under" (hupo), i.e., "under the lee of," occurs in Acts 27:4, Acts 27:7.

[ 7,,G321, anago ]
"to lead up," is used of "putting to sea," Acts 13:13; Acts 16:11; Acts 18:21; Acts 20:3, Acts 20:13; Acts 21:1; Acts 27:21; Acts 28:10-Acts 28:11; See LAUNCH.

[ 8,,G3881, paralego ]
"to lay beside" (para), is used in the Middle Voice, of "sailing past" in Acts 27:8, RV, "coasting along" (AV, "passing"); Acts 27:13, RV, "sailed along" (AV, "sailed").

[ 9,,G1276, diaperao ]
"to cross over," is translated "sailing over" in Acts 21:2, AV (RV, "crossing over"). See PASS.

[ 10,,G1020, braduploeo ]
"to sail slowly" (bradus, "slow," plous, "a voyage"), occurs in Acts 27:7.

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