αἰφνίδιος

Lemma: αἰφνίδιος
Literated: aiphnídios
Pronounce: aheef-nid'-ee-os
Part of Speech: Adjective
Part of Speech: from a compound of Α (as a negative particle) and φαίνω (compare ἐξαίφνης) (meaning non-apparent); unexpected, i.e. (adverbially) suddenly:--sudden, unawares.
Language: Greek
And take heed to yourselves, lest at any time your hearts be overcharged with surfeiting, and drunkenness, and cares of this life, and so that day come upon you unawares.
For when they shall say, Peace and safety; then sudden destruction cometh upon them, as travail upon a woman with child; and they shall not escape.
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