929. basanismos
Strong's Concordance
basanismos: torture
Original Word: βασανισμός, οῦ, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: basanismos
Phonetic Spelling: (bas-an-is-mos')
Definition: torture
Usage: torture, torment.
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Cognate: 929 basanismóstorment (vexation) – tortuous; subjective agony that corresponds to an objective basis – i.e. as the "torment-rack" proves (reveals) the real "state of affairs" (cf. TDNT 1:561f). See 928 (basanizō).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from basanizó
NASB Translation
torment (6).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 929: βασανισμός

βασανισμός, βασανισμοῦ, (βασανίζω, which see);

1. a testing by the touchstone or by torture.

2. torment, torture;

a. the act of tormenting: Revelation 9:5.

b. the state or condition of those tormented: Revelation 18:7, 10, 15; καπνός τοῦ βασανισμοῦ αὐτῶν the smoke of the fire by which they are tormented, Revelation 14:11. (4 Macc. 9:6; 11:2; (others); bad wine is called βασανισμός by Alexis in Athen. 1, 56, p. 30 f.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From basanizo; torture -- torment.

see GREEK basanizo

Forms and Transliterations
βασανισμον βασανισμόν βασανισμὸν βασανισμος βασανισμός βασανισμὸς βασανισμου βασανισμού βασανισμοῦ basanismon basanismòn basanismos basanismòs basanismou basanismoû
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Englishman's Concordance
Revelation 9:5 N-NMS
GRK: καὶ ὁ βασανισμὸς αὐτῶν ὡς
NAS: months; and their torment was like
KJV: and their torment [was] as the torment
INT: and the torment of them as [the]

Revelation 9:5 N-NMS
GRK: αὐτῶν ὡς βασανισμὸς σκορπίου ὅταν
NAS: was like the torment of a scorpion
KJV: [was] as the torment of a scorpion,
INT: of them as [the] torment of a scorpion when

Revelation 14:11 N-GMS
GRK: καπνὸς τοῦ βασανισμοῦ αὐτῶν εἰς
NAS: And the smoke of their torment goes
KJV: of their torment ascendeth up
INT: smoke of the torment of them to

Revelation 18:7 N-AMS
GRK: δότε αὐτῇ βασανισμὸν καὶ πένθος
NAS: give her torment and mourning;
KJV: so much torment and
INT: give to her torment and mourning

Revelation 18:10 N-GMS
GRK: φόβον τοῦ βασανισμοῦ αὐτῆς λέγοντες
NAS: of the fear of her torment, saying,
KJV: the fear of her torment, saying, Alas,
INT: fear of the torment of her saying

Revelation 18:15 N-GMS
GRK: φόβον τοῦ βασανισμοῦ αὐτῆς κλαίοντες
NAS: of the fear of her torment, weeping
KJV: the fear of her torment, weeping and
INT: fear of the torment of her weeping

Strong's Greek 929
6 Occurrences

βασανισμὸν — 1 Occ.
βασανισμὸς — 2 Occ.
βασανισμοῦ — 3 Occ.

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