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Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #929 - βασανισμός

Transliteration
basanismós
Phonetics
bas-an-is-mos'  
Word Origin
from (928)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TDNT
1:561,96
Word Definition [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. to torture, a testing by the touchstone, which is a black siliceous stone used to test the purity of gold or silver by the colour of the streak produced on it by rubbing it with either metal
  2. torment, torture
    1. the act of tormenting
    2. the state or condition of those tormented
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (6) NAS (6) HCS (6)
Revelation 5
Revelation 5
Revelation 6
BYZ TIS TR
N-ASM 1
N-GSM 3
N-NSM 2
N-ASM 1
N-GSM 3
N-NSM 2
N-ASM 1
N-GSM 3
N-NSM 2
NA WH
N-ASM 1
N-GSM 3
N-NSM 2
N-ASM 1
N-GSM 3
N-NSM 2


Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

βᾰσᾰν-ισμός, ὁ,

torture: ὁ γὰρ Κορίνθιος (sc. οἶνος) β. ἐστι Alex. 290, cf. Revelation 9:5.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

βασανισμός, βασανισμοῦ, (βασανίζω, which see);

1. a testing by the touchstone or by torture.

2. torment, torture;

a. the act of tormenting: Revelation 9:5.

b. the state or condition of those tormented: Revelation 18:7, 10, 15; καπνός τοῦ βασανισμοῦ αὐτῶν the smoke of the fire by which they are tormented, Revelation 14:11. (4 Macc. 9:6; 11:2; (others); bad wine is called βασανισμός by Alexis in Athen. 1, 56, p. 30 f.)

Thayer's Expanded Greek Definition, Electronic Database.
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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

** βασανισμός , -οῦ ,

(< βασανίζω ),

[in LXX: 4 Maccabees 9:6; 4 Maccabees 11:2*;]

torture, torment: Revelation 9:5; Revelation 14:11; Revelation 18:7; Revelation 18:10; Revelation 18:15


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
βασανισμον βασανισμόν βασανισμὸν βασανισμος βασανισμός βασανισμὸς βασανισμου βασανισμού βασανισμοῦ basanismon basanismòn basanismos basanismòs basanismou basanismoû
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