Word Summary
exaiphnēs: suddenly
Original Word: ἐξαίφνης
Transliteration: exaiphnēs
Phonetic Spelling: (ex-ah'-eef-nace)
Part of Speech: Adverb
Short Definition: suddenly
Meaning: suddenly
Strong's Concordance

From ek and the base of aiphnidios; of a sudden (unexpectedly) -- suddenly. Compare exapina.

see GREEK ek

see GREEK aiphnidios

see GREEK exapina

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1810: ἐξαίφνης

ἐξαίφνης (WH ἐξέφνης (except in Acts 22:6), see their Appendix, p. 151), adverb (αἰφνης, ἄφνω, ἀφνως suddenly), of a sudden, suddenly, unexpectedly: Mark 13:36; Luke 2:13; Luke 9:39; Acts 9:3; Acts 22:6. (Homer, et al.; the Sept..)

STRONGS NT 1810: ἐξέφνης [ἐξέφνης, see ἐξαίφνης.]