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ἐκπλήσσω

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἐκπλήσσω
Greek transliteration: 
ekplēssō
Simplified transliteration: 
ekplesso
Principal Parts: 
(ἐξέπλησσον), -, ἐξέπληξα, -, -, ἐξεπλάγην
Numbers
Strong's number: 
1605
GK Number: 
1742
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
13
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
cv-2b
Gloss: 
(pass.) to be amazed, astonished
Definition: 
pr. to strike out of; hence, to strike out of one's wits, to astound, amaze; pass., overwhelmed, Mt. 7:28; 13:54

Greek-English Concordance for

Matthew 7:28 Now when Jesus had finished these words, the crowds were amazed (exeplēssonto | ἐξεπλήσσοντο | imperf pass ind 3 pl) at his teaching,
Matthew 13:54 And upon arriving at his hometown, he taught them in their synagogue so that they were amazed (ekplēssesthai | ἐκπλήσσεσθαι | pres pass inf ) and said, “Where did this man get such wisdom and miraculous powers?
Matthew 19:25 When the disciples heard this, they were greatly astounded (exeplēssonto | ἐξεπλήσσοντο | imperf pass ind 3 pl) and said, “Who then can be saved?”
Matthew 22:33 And when the crowd heard this, they were astounded (exeplēssonto | ἐξεπλήσσοντο | imperf pass ind 3 pl) at his teaching.
Mark 1:22 And they were astonished (exeplēssonto | ἐξεπλήσσοντο | imperf pass ind 3 pl) at his teaching, his for he was for teaching them as one having authority, and not as their scribes.
Mark 6:2 And when the Sabbath came, he began to teach in the synagogue. And many, when they heard him, were astonished (exeplēssonto | ἐξεπλήσσοντο | imperf pass ind 3 pl), saying, “Where does this man get these things? What wisdom has been given to him? How are such mighty works done through his hands? his are done
Mark 7:37 They (exeplēssonto | ἐξεπλήσσοντο | imperf pass ind 3 pl) were (exeplēssonto | ἐξεπλήσσοντο | imperf pass ind 3 pl) absolutely astonished (exeplēssonto | ἐξεπλήσσοντο | imperf pass ind 3 pl), saying, “He has done all things well. He makes the deaf to hear and the mute to speak!”
Mark 10:26 They were (exeplēssonto | ἐξεπλήσσοντο | imperf pass ind 3 pl) even more astonished (exeplēssonto | ἐξεπλήσσοντο | imperf pass ind 3 pl), saying to themselves, “Then who is able to be saved?”
Mark 11:18 And the ruling priests and the scribes heard of this and began seeking how they could destroy him, for they feared him, because all the people were impressed (exeplēsseto | ἐξεπλήσσετο | imperf pass ind 3 sg) by his teaching.
Luke 2:48 And when they saw him, they were astounded (exeplagēsan | ἐξεπλάγησαν | aor pass ind 3 pl), and his mother said to him, “Child, why did you treat us like this? Look, your father and I have been terribly worried trying to find you.”
Luke 4:32 and they were astonished (exeplēssonto | ἐξεπλήσσοντο | imperf pass ind 3 pl) at his teaching, because his message was with authority.
Luke 9:43 And all were astonished (exeplēssonto | ἐξεπλήσσοντο | imperf pass ind 3 pl) at the majesty of God. While they were all still marveling at everything he was doing, Jesus said to his disciples,
Acts 13:12 Then the proconsul believed, when he saw what had occurred, for he was astonished (ekplēssomenos | ἐκπλησσόμενος | pres pass ptcp nom sg masc) at the teaching of the Lord.