G928 βασανίζω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
βασανίζω
to rub
Dodson:
βασανίζω
I torment, torture, buffet
I examine, as by torture; I torment; I buffet, as of waves.
Strong's:
βασανίζω
to torture
Derivation: from G931;

KJV Usage: pain, toil, torment, toss, vex.

G931
TBESG:
βασανίζω
to torture
G:V
βασανίζω
(< βάσανος), [in LXX:
Refs 1Ki.5:3, Sir.4:17
, and freq. in Wi, II, 4Mac ;]
__1. prop., to rub on the touchstone, put to the test.
__2. >to examine by torture, hence, generally, to torture, torment, distress:
Refs Mat.8:6, 29 14:24, Mrk.5:7 6:48, Luk.8:28, 2Pe.2:8, Rev.9:5 11:10 12:2 14:10 20:10
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† (AS)
Thayer:
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
5a) of those who at sea are struggling with a head wind


βασανίζω
basanizō
bas-an-id'-zo
From G931; to torture

KJV Usage: pain, toil, torment, toss, vex.


View how G928 βασανίζω is used in the Bible

12 occurrences of G928 βασανίζω

Matthew 8:6 vexed.
Matthew 8:29 to torment
Matthew 14:24 tossed
Mark 5:7 that thou torment
Mark 6:48 toiling
Luke 8:28 torment
2 Peter 2:8 tormented
Revelation 9:5 they should be tormented
Revelation 11:10 tormented
Revelation 12:2 being put to the test
Revelation 14:10 he shall be put to the test
Revelation 20:10 shall be examined and tested closely

Distinct usage

2 tormented
1 vexed.
1 toiling
1 torment
1 they should be tormented
1 that thou torment
1 to torment
1 tossed
1 shall be examined and tested closely
1 being put to the test
1 he shall be put to the test


Related words

G928 βασανίζω

G929 βασανισμός
βασανισμός
basanismos
bas-an-is-mos'
From G928; torture

KJV Usage: torment.


G930 βασανιστής
βασανιστής
basanistēs
bas-an-is-tace'
From G928; a torturer

KJV Usage: tormentor.


G931 βάσανος

βάσανος
basanos
bas'-an-os
Perhaps remotely from the same as G939 (through the notion of going to the bottom); a touch stone, that is, (by analogy) torture

KJV Usage: torment.