Word Summary
schedon: near, nearly
Original Word: σχεδόν
Transliteration: schedon
Phonetic Spelling: (skhed-on')
Part of Speech: Adverb
Short Definition: near, nearly
Meaning: near, nearly
Strong's Concordance

Neuter of a presumed derivative of the alternate of echo as adverb; nigh, i.e. Nearly -- almost.

see GREEK echo

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4975: σχεδόν

σχεδόν (ἔχω (σχεῖν), adverb, from Homer down;

1. near, hard by.

2. from Sophocles down (of degree, i. e.) well-nigh, nearly, almost; so in the N. T. three times before πᾶς: Acts 13:44; Acts 19:26; Hebrews 9:22 (but see Winers Grammar, 554 (515) n.; (R. V. I may almost say)); (2 Macc. 5:2; 3Macc. 5:14).