diaginóskó: to distinguish, to determineOriginal Word: διαγινώσκω
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (dee-ag-in-o'-sko)
Short Definition: I know accurately, examine, decide
Definition: I know accurately, examine, decide.
[See the root 1097 (ginṓskō) for more on knowing ("epistemology").]
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from dia and ginóskó
to distinguish, to determine
decide (1), determine (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 1231: διαγινώσκω
διαγινώσκω; future διαγνώσομαι;
1. to distinguish (Latindignosco), i. e. to know accurately, ascertain exactly: τί, Acts 23:15; (so in Greek writings from Homer down).
2. in a legal sense, to examine, determine, decide, (cf. Cicero,cognosco): τά καθ' ὑμᾶς your case, Acts 24:22; (2 Macc. 9:15; Demosthenes, p. 629, 25; p. 545, 9; others). see GREEK dia see GREEK ginosko
see GREEK dia
see GREEK ginosko
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 1231
διαγινώσκειν — 1 Occ.
διαγνώσομαι — 1 Occ.
Acts 23:15 V-PNA
GRK: ὡς μέλλοντας διαγινώσκειν ἀκριβέστερον τὰ
NAS: you were going to determine his case
KJV: though ye would enquire something more perfectly
INT: as being about to examine more earnestly the things
Acts 24:22 V-FIM-1S