4617. siniazo
Strong's Concordance
siniazo: I sift, prove by trials
Original Word: σινιάζω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: siniazo
Phonetic Spelling: (sin-ee-ad'-zo)
Definition: to sift
Usage: I sift, prove by trials, winnow.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4617: σινιάζω

σινιάζω: 1 aorist infinitive σινιάσαι; (σινίον 'a sieve,' 'winnowing-van'; an ecclesiastical and Byzantine word (cf. Macarius, homil. 5, p. 73f (496 a., Migne edition))); to sift, shake in a sieve: τινα ὡς τόν σῖτον, i. e., dropping the figure, by inward agitation to try one's faith to the verge of overthrow, Luke 22:31. (Ecclesiastical writings (cf. Winer's Grammar, 92 (87), 26; (25), and see above).)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From sinion (a sieve); to riddle (figuratively) -- sift.

Forms and Transliterations
σινιασαι σινιάσαι σιρώνων σισόην siniasai siniásai
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Englishman's Concordance
Luke 22:31 V-ANA
GRK: ὑμᾶς τοῦ σινιάσαι ὡς τὸν
NAS: demanded [permission] to sift you like
KJV: [to have] you, that he may sift [you] as
INT: you for the sifting as

Strong's Greek 4617
1 Occurrence

σινιάσαι — 1 Occ.

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