dokimé: (the process or result of) trial, proving, approvalOriginal Word: δοκιμή, ῆς, ἡPart of Speech:
a trial, proof; tried, approved characterDefinition:
a trial, proof; tried, approved character.
Cognate: 1382 dokimḗ (a feminine noun derived from 1384 /dókimos) – proof of genuineness ("approval, through testing"), a brand of what is "tested and true." See 1381 (dokimazō).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
(the process or result of) trial, proving, approvalNASB Translation
ordeal (1), proof (2), proven character (2), proven worth (1), test (1).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 1382: δοκιμήδοκιμή
1. in an active sense, a proving, trial: θλίψεως, through affliction, 2 Corinthians 8:2.
2. approvedness, tried character: Romans 5:4; 2 Corinthians 2:9; Philippians 2:22; τῆς διακονίας, exhibited in the contribution, 2 Corinthians 9:13.
3. "a proof (objectively], a specimen of (Dioscorides (<100 a.d.="">?) 4, 186 (183); occasionally in ecclesiastical writings.)<1>
experience, proof, trial.
From the same as dokimos; test (abstractly or concretely); by implication, trustiness -- experience(-riment), proof, trial.
see GREEK dokimos