The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3984 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
peirafrom the base of (4008) (through the idea of piercing)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
pi'-rah   Noun Feminine
  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

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.