|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
(p. pr. & vb. n) of Near.
Nearing (2 Occurrences)
Acts 27:27 But when the fourteenth day came, while we were going here and there in the Adriatic sea, about the middle of the night the sailors had an idea that they were getting near land; (See RSV)
2 Samuel 15:5 And it hath come to pass, in the drawing nearing of any one to bow himself to him, that he hath put forth his hand, and laid hold on him, and given a kiss to him; (YLT)