Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
neuter plural of sphodros (violent, of uncertain derivation) as adverb
KJV Translation Count — 11x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. exceedingly, greatly
sfod'-rah; neuter plural of σφοδρός (violent; of uncertain derivative) as adverb; vehemently, i.e. in a high degree, much: — exceeding (-ly), greatly, sore, very.
Concordance Results Using KJV
When they saw the star, they rejoiced with G4970 great joy.
And when the disciples heard it, they fell on their face, and were G4970 afraid.
And they shall kill him, and the third day he shall be raised again. And they were G4970 sorry.
So when his fellowservants saw what was done, they were G4970 sorry, and came and told unto their lord all that was done.
When his disciples heard it, they were G4970ly amazed, saying, Who then can be saved?
And they were G4970 sorrowful, and began eG4970 one of them to say unto him, Lord, is it I?
Now when the centurion, and they that were with him, watching Jesus, saw the earthquake, and those things that were done, they feared G4970, saying, Truly this was the Son of God.
And when they looked, they saw that the stone was rolled away: for it was G4970 great.
And when he heard this, he was G4970 sorrowful: for he was G4970 rich.
And the word of God increased; and the number of the disciples multiplied in Jerusalem G4970; and a great company of the priests were obedient to the faith.