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(ἐτάρασσον), -, ἐτάραξα, -, τετάραγμαι, ἐταράχθην
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to trouble, disturb, throw into confusion; (pass.) to be disturbed, terrified, confused; to be stirred up
to agitate, trouble, as water, Jn. 5:7; met. to agitate, trouble the mind; with fear, to terrify, put in consternation, Mt. 2:3; 14:26; with grief, etc., affect with grief, anxiety, etc., Jn. 12:27; 13:21; with doubt, etc., to unsettle, perplex, Acts 15:24; Gal. 1:7

Greek-English Concordance for ταράσσω

Matthew 2:3 Now when king Herod heard this, he was troubled (etarachthē | ἐταράχθη | aor pass ind 3 sg), and all Jerusalem with him;
Matthew 14:26 When the disciples saw him walking on the sea, they were frightened (etarachthēsan | ἐταράχθησαν | aor pass ind 3 pl) and said, “It is a ghost!” And they cried out in fear.
Mark 6:50 for they all saw him and were terrified (etarachthēsan | ἐταράχθησαν | aor pass ind 3 pl). But immediately he spoke with them and said to them, “Take courage! It is I. Do not be afraid!”
Luke 1:12 Zechariah was troubled (etarachthē | ἐταράχθη | aor pass ind 3 sg) when he saw him and fear fell upon him.
Luke 24:38 And he said to them, “Why are you so troubled (tetaragmenoi | τεταραγμένοι | perf pass ptcp nom pl masc) and why are doubts arising in your hearts?
John 5:7 The sick man answered him, “Sir, I have no one to put me into the pool when the water is stirred (tarachthē | ταραχθῇ | aor pass subj 3 sg) up, but while I am on my way someone else steps down ahead of me.”
John 11:33 When Jesus saw her weeping, and the Jews who had come with her weeping, he was deeply moved in his spirit and greatly distressed (etaraxen | ἐτάραξεν | aor act ind 3 sg).
John 12:27 “Now is (tetaraktai | τετάρακται | perf pass ind 3 sg) my heart deeply troubled (tetaraktai | τετάρακται | perf pass ind 3 sg). And what am I to say? ‘Father, deliver me from this hour’? But for this very purpose I have come to this hour!
John 13:21 After saying these things, Jesus became troubled (etarachthē | ἐταράχθη | aor pass ind 3 sg) in spirit, and testified, “I tell you the solemn truth, one of you will betray me.”
John 14:1 “Do (tarassesthō | ταρασσέσθω | pres pass imperative 3 sg) not let your hearts be troubled (tarassesthō | ταρασσέσθω | pres pass imperative 3 sg). You trust in God; trust also in me.
John 14:27 Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. I give to you not as the world gives. Do (tarassesthō | ταρασσέσθω | pres pass imperative 3 sg) not let your heart be troubled (tarassesthō | ταρασσέσθω | pres pass imperative 3 sg), neither let it be afraid.
Acts 15:24 Since we have heard that some from among us have gone out and troubled (etaraxan | ἐτάραξαν | aor act ind 3 pl) you with their words, unsettling your minds — we had given them no such instructions —
Acts 17:8 And they stirred (etaraxan | ἐτάραξαν | aor act ind 3 pl) up the people and the city authorities who heard these things.
Acts 17:13 But when the Jews from Thessalonica learned that also in Berea the word of God was proclaimed by Paul, they came there too, inciting and stirring (tarassontes | ταράσσοντες | pres act ptcp nom pl masc) up the crowds.
Galatians 1:7 not that there is another gospel, but there are some who are trying to confuse (tarassontes | ταράσσοντες | pres act ptcp nom pl masc) you and want to pervert the gospel of Christ.
Galatians 5:10 I am confident about you in the Lord that you will not think otherwise. But the one who is trying to confuse (tarassōn | ταράσσων | pres act ptcp nom sg masc) you will pay the penalty, whoever he may be.
1 Peter 3:14 But even if you should suffer because of righteousness, blessed are you. And do not fear their threats or be troubled (tarachthēte | ταραχθῆτε | aor pass subj 2 pl),