1605. ekpléssó
Strong's Concordance
ekpléssó: to strike out, hence to strike with panic, to amaze
Original Word: ἐκπλήσσω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: ekpléssó
Phonetic Spelling: (ek-place'-so)
Short Definition: I am thunderstruck, astounded
Definition: I strike with panic or shock; I amaze, astonish.
HELPS Word-studies

1605 ekplḗssō (from 1537 /ek, "wholly out," intensifying 4141 /plḗssō, "to strike") – properly, "strike out of one's senses" (BAGD), i.e. with the outcome of being utterly amazed (dumbfounded) or left "at a loss" from witnessing the incredible (causing the viewer to gape in astonishment).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from ek and pléssó
Definition
to strike out, hence to strike with panic, to amaze
NASB Translation
amazed (5), astonished (8).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 1605: ἐκπλήσσω

ἐκπλήσσω, ἐκπλήττω: passive (present ἐκπλήσσομαι or ἐκπλήττομαι (so R G Matthew 13:54; Tr WH Acts 13:12)); imperfect ἐξεπλησσομην; 2 aorist ἐξεπλάγην; common in Greek from Homer down; properly, to strike out, expel by a blow, drive out or away; to cast off by a blow, to drive out; commonly, to strike one out of self-possession, to strike with panic, shock, astonish; passive to be struck with astonishment, astonished, amazed; absolutely: Matthew 13:54; Matthew 19:25; Mark 6:2; Mark 10:26; Luke 2:48; used of the glad amazement of the wondering people, Mark 7:37; ἐπί τῇ διδαχή, Matthew 7:28; Matthew 22:33; Mark 1:22; Mark 11:18; Luke 4:32; Acts 13:12; (ἐπί τῇ μεγαλειότητι, Luke 9:43), (ἐπί τῷ κάλλει, Xenophon, Cyril 1, 4, 27; ἐπί τῇ θεά, Aelian v. h. 12, 41; (Winer's Grammar, § 33, b.); by the Greeks also with simple dative and with accusative of the thing, as Wis. 13:4; 2 Macc. 7:12). (Synonym: see φοβέω, at the end.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
amaze, astonish.

From ek and plesso; to strike with astonishment -- amaze, astonish.

see GREEK ek

see GREEK plesso

Forms and Transliterations
εκπλαγής εκπλησσεσθαι ἐκπλήσσεσθαι εκπλησσόμενος ἐκπλησσόμενος εκπλήττεσθαι εκπληττομενος ἐκπληττόμενος εκπλυνεί εξεπλαγησαν εξεπλάγησαν ἐξεπλάγησαν εξεπλησσετο εξεπλήσσετο ἐξεπλήσσετο εξεπλησσοντο εξεπλήσσοντο ἐξεπλήσσοντο ekplessesthai ekplēssesthai ekplḗssesthai ekplessomenos ekplessómenos ekplēssomenos ekplēssómenos exeplagesan exeplagēsan exeplágesan exeplágēsan exeplesseto exeplēsseto exeplḗsseto exeplessonto exeplēssonto exeplḗssonto
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13 Occurrences


ἐκπλήσσεσθαι — 1 Occ.
ἐκπλησσόμενος — 1 Occ.
ἐξεπλάγησαν — 1 Occ.
ἐξεπλήσσετο — 1 Occ.
ἐξεπλήσσοντο — 9 Occ.

Matthew 7:28 V-IIM/P-3P
GRK: λόγους τούτους ἐξεπλήσσοντο οἱ ὄχλοι
NAS: the crowds were amazed at His teaching;
KJV: the people were astonished at
INT: words these were astonished the crowds

Matthew 13:54 V-PNM/P
GRK: αὐτῶν ὥστε ἐκπλήσσεσθαι αὐτοὺς καὶ
NAS: so that they were astonished, and said,
KJV: they were astonished, and
INT: of them so that were astonished they and

Matthew 19:25 V-IIM/P-3P
GRK: οἱ μαθηταὶ ἐξεπλήσσοντο σφόδρα λέγοντες
NAS: [this], they were very astonished and said,
KJV: [it], they were exceedingly amazed, saying,
INT: the disciples were astonished exceedingly saying

Matthew 22:33 V-IIM/P-3P
GRK: οἱ ὄχλοι ἐξεπλήσσοντο ἐπὶ τῇ
NAS: heard [this], they were astonished at His teaching.
KJV: heard [this], they were astonished at
INT: the crowds were astonished at the

Mark 1:22 V-IIM/P-3P
GRK: καὶ ἐξεπλήσσοντο ἐπὶ τῇ
NAS: They were amazed at His teaching;
KJV: And they were astonished at his
INT: And they were astonished at the

Mark 6:2 V-IIM/P-3P
GRK: πολλοὶ ἀκούοντες ἐξεπλήσσοντο λέγοντες Πόθεν
NAS: listeners were astonished, saying,
KJV: hearing [him] were astonished, saying,
INT: many hearing were astonished saying from where

Mark 7:37 V-IIM/P-3P
GRK: καὶ ὑπερπερισσῶς ἐξεπλήσσοντο λέγοντες Καλῶς
NAS: They were utterly astonished, saying,
KJV: were beyond measure astonished, saying,
INT: and above measure they were astonished saying Well

Mark 10:26 V-IIM/P-3P
GRK: δὲ περισσῶς ἐξεπλήσσοντο λέγοντες πρὸς
NAS: They were even more astonished and said
KJV: And they were astonished out of measure,
INT: moreover exceedingly they were astonished saying among

Mark 11:18 V-IIM/P-3S
GRK: ὁ ὄχλος ἐξεπλήσσετο ἐπὶ τῇ
NAS: crowd was astonished at His teaching.
KJV: all the people was astonished at his
INT: the crowd were astonished at the

Luke 2:48 V-AIP-3P
GRK: ἰδόντες αὐτὸν ἐξεπλάγησαν καὶ εἶπεν
NAS: When they saw Him, they were astonished; and His mother
KJV: him, they were amazed: and
INT: having seen him they were astonished and said

Luke 4:32 V-IIM/P-3P
GRK: καὶ ἐξεπλήσσοντο ἐπὶ τῇ
NAS: and they were amazed at His teaching,
KJV: And they were astonished at his
INT: And they were astonished at the

Luke 9:43 V-IIM/P-3P
GRK: ἐξεπλήσσοντο δὲ πάντες
NAS: And they were all amazed at the greatness
KJV: all amazed at
INT: were astonished moreover all

Acts 13:12 V-PPM/P-NMS
GRK: γεγονὸς ἐπίστευσεν ἐκπλησσόμενος ἐπὶ τῇ
NAS: what had happened, being amazed at the teaching
KJV: believed, being astonished at
INT: had happened believed being astonished at the

13 Occurrences

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