ekthambeó: to amaze, to be amazedOriginal Word: ἐκθαμβέομαι
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (ek-tham-beh'-o)
Short Definition: I am greatly astonished
Definition: I am greatly astonished, am awe-struck.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
to amaze, to be amazed
amazed (3), very distressed (1).
Thayer's Greek LexiconSTRONGS NT 1568: ἐκθαμβέω
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, From ekthambos; to astonish utterly -- affright, greatly (sore) amaze. see GREEK ekthambos
From ekthambos; to astonish utterly -- affright, greatly (sore) amaze.
see GREEK ekthambos
Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Greek 1568
ἐκθαμβεῖσθαι — 1 Occ.
ἐκθαμβεῖσθε — 1 Occ.
ἐξεθαμβήθησαν — 2 Occ.
Mark 9:15 V-AIP-3P
GRK: ἰδόντες αὐτὸν ἐξεθαμβήθησαν καὶ προστρέχοντες
NAS: saw Him, they were amazed and [began] running
KJV: him, were greatly amazed, and
INT: having seen him were greatly amazed and running to [him]
Mark 14:33 V-PNM/P