- Syrtis, quicksand
- Syrtis, a quicksand off the coast of North Africa.
- Σύρτις (L, σῦρτις), -εως, accusative -ιν, ἡ,
Syrtis, the name of two large sand-banks on the Libyan coast: Act.27:17.†
From G4951; a shoal (from the sand drawn thither by the waves), that is, the Syrtis Major or great bay on the North coast of Africa
KJV Usage: quicksands.