Pain (Noun and Verb) - Vine's Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words

Pain (Noun and Verb)

[ A-1,Noun,G4192, ponos ]
is translated pain" in Revelation 16:10; Revelation 21:4; "pains" in Revelation 16:11. See LABOR.

[ A-2,Noun,G5604, odin ]
"a birth pang, travail pain," is rendered "travail," metaphorically, in Matthew 24:8; Mark 13:8, RV (AV, "sorrows"); by way of comparison, in 1 Thessalonians 5:3; translated "pains (of death)," Acts 2:24 (RV, "pangs"). See SORROW, TRAVAIL. Cp. odino, "to travail in birth."

[ B-1,Verb,G928, basanizo ]
primarily signifies "to rub on the touchstone, to put to the test" (from basanos, "a touchstone," a dark stone used in testing metals); hence, "to examine by torture," and, in general, "to distress;" in Revelation 12:2, "in pain," RV (AV, "pained"), in connection with parturition. See TORMENT. (In the Sept., 1 Samuel 5:3.).

Note: For Romans 8:22, "travaileth in pain together," See TRAVAIL.

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