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Strong's #1568 - ἐκθαμβέω

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  1. to throw into terror or amazement
    1. to alarm thoroughly, to terrify
  2. to be struck with amazement
    1. to be thoroughly amazed, astounded
    2. to be struck with terror
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


ἐκθαμβ-έω, to be amazed, Orph. A. 1218 (tm.). II trans., amaze, astonish, LXX Si. 30.9: Pass., Mark 9:15, Gal. 16.493.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

ἐκθαμβέω, ἐκθαμβω: Passive (present ἐκθαμβοῦμαι); 1 aorist ἐξεθαμβήθην; (ἔκθαμβος, which see);

1. transitive, to throw into amazement or terror; to alarm thoroughly, to terrify: Sir. 30:9; (Job 33:7 Aq., Complutensian).

2. intransitive, to be struck with amazement; to be thoroughly amazed, astounded; in Greek writings once, the Orphica Arg. 1217. In the N. T. only in the passive and by Mark: to be amazed, for joy at the unexpected coming of Christ, ; to be struck with terror, f; joined with ἀδημονεῖν, .

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

**† ἐκ -θαμβέω , -

(< ἔκθαμβος ),

[in LXX: Sirach 30:9 *;]

1. to be amazed.

2. to amaze, terrify (Sirach 30:9). Pass., to be amazed, terrified: Mark 9:15; Mark 14:33; Mark 16:5-6.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

P Grenf I. 53.18 (iv/A.D.) (= Chrest. I. p. 158 ) γράφ [ει ] δὲ ἡμῖν ὡς ἐχθαμβῶν (l. ἐκθαμβῶν) ἡμᾶς.


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
εκθαμβεισθαι εκθαμβείσθαι ἐκθαμβεῖσθαι εκθαμβεισθε εκθαμβείσθε ἐκθαμβεῖσθε εξεθαμβήθη εξεθαμβηθησαν εξεθαμβήθησαν ἐξεθαμβήθησαν ekthambeisthai ekthambeîsthai ekthambeisthe ekthambeîsthe exethambethesan exethambēthēsan exethambḗthesan exethambḗthēsan
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