4451: πύρωσις

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G4451 πύρωσις, εως, ἡ

Transliteration: pýrōsis

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: a burning, trial, fiery test.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G4451 πύρωσις

Transliteration: pýrōsis

Derivation: from G4448;

Definition: ignition, i.e. (specially), smelting (figuratively, conflagration, calamity as a test)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

πύρωσις

G4451 

Occurrences in the NT: 3

πύρωσις, -εως, ἡ
(< πυρόω), [in LXX: Pr 27:21 (כּוּר), Am 4:9 (שִׁדָּפוֹן)*;]
1. a burning: Re 18:9, 18.
2. a refining or trial by fire: metaph., I Pe 4:12.†

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