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Peira

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3984  
Original WordWord Origin
peirafrom the base of (4008) (through the idea of piercing)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Peira6:23,822
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
pi'-rah   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. a trial, experience, attempt
  2. to attempt a thing, to make trial of a thing or of a person
  3. to have a trial of a thing
  4. to experience, learn to know by experience
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
attempted* 1, experienced* 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Hebrews2


Total2
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 Peira". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.