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Forms of the word
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τέξομαι, ἔτεκον, -, -, ἐτέχθην
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to give birth to; bear, produce
to bear, bring forth, children, Mt. 1:21, 23; trop. to bear, produce, as the earth, yield, Heb. 6:7; met. to give birth to, Jas. 1:15

Greek-English Concordance for τίκτω

Matthew 1:21 And she will bear (texetai | τέξεται | fut mid ind 3 sg) a son, and you are to name him Jesus, for he will save his people from their sins.”
Matthew 1:23 “Behold, the virgin shall conceive and give birth (texetai | τέξεται | fut mid ind 3 sg) to a son, and they shall name him Emmanuel,” which translated means “God is with us.”
Matthew 1:25 but he had no marital relations with her until she had given (eteken | ἔτεκεν | aor act ind 3 sg) birth to a son; and he named him Jesus.
Matthew 2:2 saying, “Where is the one who has been born (techtheis | τεχθείς | aor pass ptcp nom sg masc) king of the Jews? For we saw his star at its rising and have come to worship him.”
Luke 1:31 Look, you will conceive in your womb and give (texē | τέξῃ | fut mid ind 2 sg) birth to a son, and you will call his name Jesus.
Luke 1:57 The time arrived for Elizabeth to give (tekein | τεκεῖν | aor act inf ) birth, and she bore a son.
Luke 2:6 And while they were there, the days were completed for her to give birth (tekein | τεκεῖν | aor act inf ),
Luke 2:7 and she gave (eteken | ἔτεκεν | aor act ind 3 sg) birth to a son, her firstborn. She wrapped him in swaddling cloths and laid him in a manger, because there was no place for them in the inn.
Luke 2:11 because this very day there has been born (etechthē | ἐτέχθη | aor pass ind 3 sg) to you, in the city of David, a savior who is Messiah, the Lord.
John 16:21 When a woman is giving birth (tiktē | τίκτῃ | pres act subj 3 sg), she has sorrow because her hour has come; but when the baby is born, she no longer remembers the anguish, because of the joy that a child has been born into the world.
Galatians 4:27 For it is written, “Rejoice, O barren woman, you who bear (tiktousa | τίκτουσα | pres act ptcp voc sg fem) no children (tiktousa | τίκτουσα | pres act ptcp voc sg fem); break forth and cry aloud, you who are not in the pain of childbirth! For the children of the desolate will be more in number than those of the woman who has a husband.
Hebrews 6:7 For the field that soaks up the frequent rain that falls on it and yields (tiktousa | τίκτουσα | pres act ptcp nom sg fem) a crop useful for those for whom it is cultivated, receives a blessing from God.
James 1:15 Then desire, when it has conceived, gives birth to (tiktei | τίκτει | pres act ind 3 sg) sin; and sin, when it is full-grown, brings forth death.
Revelation 12:2 She was pregnant and was crying out in labor pains as she struggled to give birth (tekein | τεκεῖν | aor act inf ).
Revelation 12:4 His tail swept away a third of the stars of heaven and hurled them to the earth. And the dragon stood before the woman who was about to give birth (tekein | τεκεῖν | aor act inf ), so that when she bore (tekē | τέκῃ | aor act subj 3 sg) her child he might devour it.
Revelation 12:5 So the woman gave birth (eteken | ἔτεκεν | aor act ind 3 sg) to a son, a male child, who is going to rule all the nations with an iron rod; but her child was taken up to God and to his throne.
Revelation 12:13 So when the dragon saw that he had been thrown down to the earth, he pursued the woman who had given birth (eteken | ἔτεκεν | aor act ind 3 sg) to the male child.