3984: πεῖρα

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G3984 πεῖρα, ας, ἡ

Transliteration: peîra

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: a trial, experiment, attempt.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G3984 πεῖρα

Transliteration: peîra

Derivation: from the base of G4008 (through the idea of piercing);

Definition: a test, i.e. attempt, experience

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

πεῖρα

G3984 

Occurrences in the NT: 2

πεῖρα, -ας, ἡ
(< πειράω), [in LXX: De 28:56 (π. λαμβάνειν, נסה pi.) 33:8 (מַסָּה), Wi 18:20, 25, II Mac 8:9, IV Mac 8:1*;]
a trial, experiment; π. λαμβάνειν, to make trial, have experience of: He 11:29, 36 (for exx., v. Field, Notes, 232 f.).†

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition