Bill Mounce

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γαστήρ, γαστρός, ἡ
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belly, womb, gluttony
the belly, stomach; the womb, Lk. 1:31; ἐν γαστρὶ ἔχειν, to be with child, Mt. 1:18, 23; 24:19, et al.; γαστέρες, gluttons, Tit. 1:12

Greek-English Concordance for γαστήρ

Matthew 1:18 Now the birth of Jesus Christ took place in this way: When his mother Mary was pledged in marriage to Joseph, before they had come together, she was found to be with child (gastri | γαστρί | dat sg fem) by the Holy Spirit.
Matthew 1:23 “Behold, the virgin shall conceive and give birth to a son, and they shall name him Emmanuel,” which translated means “God is with us.”
Matthew 24:19 But woe to women who are pregnant and to mothers who are nursing babies in those days!
Mark 13:17 But woe to those women who are pregnant and to those who are nursing in those days.
Luke 1:31 Look, you will conceive in your womb (gastri | γαστρί | dat sg fem) and give birth to a son, and you will call his name Jesus.
Luke 21:23 Woe to those who are pregnant and to those who are nursing infants in those days! For there will be great distress on the earth and wrath against this people.
1 Thessalonians 5:3 When they are saying, “Peace and security,” it is then that sudden destruction will come upon them, like labor pains upon a woman with child, and they will not escape.
Titus 1:12 One of them, their own prophet, said, “Cretans are always liars, evil beasts, lazy gluttons.” (gasteres | γαστέρες | nom pl fem)
Revelation 12:2 She was pregnant and was crying out in labor pains as she struggled to give birth.