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Lexicon :: Strong's G928 - basanizō

βασανίζω
Transliteration
basanizō
Pronunciation
bä-sä-nē'-zō (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
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TDNT Reference: 1:561,96

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x
The KJV translates Strongs G928 in the following manner: torment (8x), pain (1x), toss (1x), vex (1x), toil (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to test (metals) 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. to question by applying torture

  3. to torture

  4. to vex with grievous pains (of body or mind), to torment

  5. to be harassed, distressed

    1. of those who at sea are struggling with a head wind

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
βασανίζω basanízō, bas-an-id'-zo; from G931; to torture:—pain, toil, torment, toss, vex.
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Strong's Number G928 matches the Greek βασανίζω (basanizō),
which occurs 12 times in 12 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

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And saying, Lord, my servant lieth at home sick of the palsy, grievously tormented. G928

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And, behold, they cried out, saying, What have we to do with thee, Jesus, thou Son of God? art thou come hither to torment G928 us before the time?

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But the ship was now in the midst of the sea, tossed G928 with waves: for the wind was contrary.

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And cried with a loud voice, and said, What have I to do with thee, Jesus, thou Son of the most high God? I adjure thee by God, that thou torment G928 me not.

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And he saw them toiling G928 in rowing; for the wind was contrary unto them: and about the fourth watch of the night he cometh unto them, walking upon the sea, and would have passed by them.

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When he saw Jesus, he cried out, and fell down before him, and with a loud voice said, What have I to do with thee, Jesus, thou Son of God most high? I beseech thee, torment G928 me not.

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(For that righteous man dwelling among them, in seeing and hearing, vexed G928 his righteous soul from day to day with their unlawful deeds;)

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And to them it was given that they should not kill them, but that they should be tormented G928 five months: and their torment was as the torment of a scorpion, when he striketh a man.

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And they that dwell upon the earth shall rejoice over them, and make merry, and shall send gifts one to another; because these two prophets tormented G928 them that dwelt on the earth.

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And she being with child cried, travailing in birth, and pained G928 to be delivered.

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The same shall drink of the wine of the wrath of God, which is poured out without mixture into the cup of his indignation; and he shall be tormented G928 with fire and brimstone in the presence of the holy angels, and in the presence of the Lamb:

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And the devil that deceived them was cast into the lake of fire and brimstone, where the beast and the false prophet are, and shall be tormented G928 day and night for ever and ever.
 
 
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