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The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4451  
Original WordWord Origin
puvrwsißfrom (4448)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
poo'-ro-sis   Noun Feminine
  1. a burning
    1. the burning by which metals are roasted and reduced
    2. by a figure drawn from a refiners fire
      1. calamities or trials that test the character
 King James Word Usage - Total: 3
burning 2, fiery trial 1
  KJV Verse Count 
1 Peter1

Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Purosis". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .