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  #3986 πειρασμός peirasmos {pi-ras-mos'}

 from G3985; TDNT - 6:23,822; n m

—Greek Word Study (Transliteration-Pronunciation Etymology & Grammar)

 1) an experiment, attempt, trial, proving
    1a) trial, proving: the trial made of you by my bodily
        condition, since condition served as to test the love of the
        Galatians toward Paul (Gal. 4:14)
    1b) the trial of man's fidelity, integrity, virtue, constancy
        1b1) an enticement to sin, temptation, whether arising from
             the desires or from the outward circumstances
        1b2) an internal temptation to sin
             1b2a) of the temptation by which the devil sought to divert
                   Jesus the Messiah from his divine errand
        1b3) of the condition of things, or a mental state, by which we
             are enticed to sin, or to a lapse from the faith and
        1b4) adversity, affliction, trouble: sent by God and serving to
             test or prove one's character, faith, holiness
     1c) temptation (i.e. trial) of God by men
         1c1) rebellion against God, by which his power and justice
              are, as it were, put to the proof and challenged to show

—Thayer's (New Testament Greek-English Lexicon)

From G3985; a putting to proof (by experiment [of good], experience [of evil], solicitation, discipline or provocation); by implication adversity:—temptation, X try.

—Strong's (Greek Dictionary of the New Testament)

  • #3986.
  • πειρασμο´ς
  • peirasmos; from 3985; an experiment, a trial, temptation:—
  • NASB - temptation(12), testing(2), trial(3), trials(4).

—NAS Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible with Hebrew-Aramaic and Greek Dictionaries

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 AV - temptation 19, temptations 1, try 1; 21
Matthew 6:13; 26:41. Mark 14:38. Luke 4:13; 8:13; 11:4; 22:40, 46. 1 Corinthians 10:13, 13. Galatians 4:14. 1 Timothy 6:9. Hebrews 3:8. James 1:12. Revelation 3:10.
Luke 22:28. Acts 20:19. James 1:2. 1 Peter 1:6. 2 Peter 2:9.
1 Peter 4:12.

—Exhaustive Concordance (KJV Translation Frequency & Location)

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