Toponym Crete in the world's Bibles

Meaning of the name: carnal; fleshly. Related names are: Cnidus, Phenice, and Paul. The translations of Crete in 75 languages of the Bible are illustrated in the
below, from Creta in Spanish to كريت in Arabic!
Name Crete in the world's Bibles
And when we had sailed slowly many days, and scarce were come over against Cnidus, the wind not suffering us, we sailed under Crete, over against Salmone; (ACT 27:7)
And because the haven was not commodious to winter in, the more part advised to depart thence also, if by any means they might attain to Phenice, and there to winter; which is an haven of Crete, and lieth toward the south west and north west. (ACT 27:12)
And when the south wind blew softly, supposing that they had obtained their purpose, loosing thence, they sailed close by Crete. (ACT 27:13)
But after long abstinence Paul stood forth in the midst of them, and said, Sirs, ye should have hearkened unto me, and not have loosed from Crete, and to have gained this harm and loss. (ACT 27:21)
For this cause left I thee in Crete, that thou shouldest set in order the things that are wanting, and ordain elders in every city, as I had appointed thee: (TIT 1:5)

Popularity of the name Crete in its translations around the world

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