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Lexicon :: Strong's G929 - basanismos

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basanismos (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 1:561,96

Strong’s Definitions

βασανισμός basanismós, bas-an-is-mos'; from G928; torture:—torment.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x

The KJV translates Strong's G929 in the following manner: torment (6x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x
The KJV translates Strong's G929 in the following manner: torment (6x).
  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

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
βασανισμός basanismós, bas-an-is-mos'; from G928; torture:—torment.
STRONGS NT 929: βασανισμός
βασανισμός, -οῦ, , (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; κάπνος 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 GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

9:5; 14:11; 18:7; 18:10; 18:15

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G929 matches the Greek βασανισμός (basanismos),
which occurs 6 times in 5 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxRev 9:5 - And [fn]they were not permitted to kill [fn]anyone, but to torment for five months; and their torment G929 was like the torment G929 of a scorpion when it [fn]stings a person.
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 14:11 - “And the smoke of their torment G929 ascends forever and ever; they have no rest day and night, those who worship the beast and his image, and [fn]whoever receives the mark of his name.”
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 18:7 - “To the extent that she glorified herself and lived luxuriously, to the same extent give her torment G929 and mourning; for she says in her heart, ‘I sit as a queen and I am not a widow, and will never see mourning.’
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 18:10 - standing at a distance because of the fear of her torment G929, saying, ‘Woe, woe, the great city, Babylon, the strong city! For in one hour your judgment has come.’
Unchecked Copy BoxRev 18:15 - “The merchants of these things, who became rich from her, will stand at a distance because of the fear of her torment G929, weeping and mourning,

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