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Old & New Testament Greek

Entry for Strong's #1598 - ἐκπειράζω

Word Origin:
from (1537) and (3985)
Parts of Speech:
Word Definition  [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. to prove, test, thoroughly
  2. to put to proof God's character and power
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 5254 ‑ נָסָה (naw‑saw');  
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


tempt, c. acc., LXX Deuteronomy 6:16, al., 1 Corinthians 10:9.

Thayer's Expanded Definition
 ἐκπειράζω; future ἐκπειράσω; (1aorist ἐξεπείρασα, 1 Corinthians 10:9b L marginal reading T WH marginal reading); a word wholly biblical (put by Philo (de congr. erud. grat. § 30, Mang. 1:543) for the Sept.'s πειράζω in quoting Deuteronomy 8:2); to prove, test, thoroughly ( A. V. tempt): τινα his mind and judgment, Luke 10:25; τόν Θεόν, to put to proof God's character and power: Matthew 4:7; Luke 4:12, after Deuteronomy 6:16, where for נִסָּה; τόν Χριστόν, by irreligion and immorality to test the patience or the avenging power of Christ (exalted to God's right hand), 1 Corinthians 10:9a ((yet L T WH Tr text κύριον), 9b L marginal reading T WH marginal reading Cf. Psalm 77:18 (Psalm 78:18>).

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

ἐκπειράζω ,

[in LXX: Deuteronomy 6:16; Deuteronomy 8:2; Deuteronomy 8:16 Psalms 78:18 (H5254 pi.) *;]

= cl. ἐκπειράομαι ,

to put to the proof or test, make trial of, tempt: c. acc, of God, Matthew 4:7 (LXX), Luke 4:12 (ib.), 1 Corinthians 10:9; of Christ, Luke 10:25 (Cremer, 497).†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
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List of Word Forms
εκπειραζωμεν εκπειράζωμεν ἐκπειράζωμεν εκπειραζων εκπειράζων ἐκπειράζων εκπειρασεις εκπειράσεις ἐκπειράσεις εκπειράση εξεπείρασαν εξεπειράσατε ekpeiraseis ekpeiráseis ekpeirazomen ekpeirazōmen ekpeirázomen ekpeirázōmen ekpeirazon ekpeirazōn ekpeirázon ekpeirázōn

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