Diakrino

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1252  
Original WordWord Origin
diakrinofrom (1223) and (2919)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Diakrino3:946,469
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
dee-ak-ree'-no   Verb
 Definition
  1. to separate, make a distinction, discriminate, to prefer
  2. to learn by discrimination, to try, decide
    1. to determine, give judgment, decide a dispute
  3. to withdraw from one, desert
  4. to separate one's self in a hostile spirit, to oppose, strive with dispute, contend
  5. to be at variance with one's self, hesitate, doubt
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 19
decide 1, discern 1, disputed 1, doubt 2, doubting 2, doubts 2, judge 1, judged 1, made distinctions 1, made...distinction 1, misgivings 2, pass judgment 1, regards...as superior 1, took issue 1, waver 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew2
Mark1
Acts4
Romans2
1 Corinthians5
James2
Jude2


Total18
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 Diakrino". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.