Bill Mounce

For an Informed Love of God

ὄχλος

Vocabulary form: 
o[cloV, -ou, oJ
Definition: 

crowd, multitude

Frequency: 
175
GK: 
4063
Root: 
ojclo
Cognates: 

Ochlocracy is mob rule.

Mnemonics: 

When you are in a crowd, you are close.

Biblical Concordance

Matthew 4:25 And great crowds (ochloi | ὄχλοι | nom pl masc) followed him from Galilee and the Decapolis, from Jerusalem and Judea, and from beyond the Jordan.
Matthew 5:1 And seeing And the crowds (ochlous | ὄχλους | acc pl masc), Jesus went up on the mountainside; and when he had sat down, he his disciples came to him. disciples his
Matthew 7:28 Now when Jesus had finished these words, the crowds (ochloi | ὄχλοι | nom pl masc) were amazed at his teaching,
Matthew 8:1 When he came down from the mountain, large crowds (ochloi | ὄχλοι | nom pl masc) were following him.
Matthew 8:18 Now when Jesus saw a crowd (ochlon | ὄχλον | acc sg masc) around him, he gave orders to go to the other side of the lake.
Matthew 9:8 When the crowds (ochloi | ὄχλοι | nom pl masc) saw it, they were struck with awe and glorified God who had given such authority to men.
Matthew 9:23 When Jesus arrived at the ruler’s house and saw the flute players and the noisy crowd (ochlon | ὄχλον | acc sg masc),
Matthew 9:25 But when the crowd (ochlos | ὄχλος | nom sg masc) had been removed, Jesus went in and took her by the hand, and the girl arose.
Matthew 9:33 And when the demon had been driven out, the man who had been mute began to speak. The crowds (ochloi | ὄχλοι | nom pl masc) were amazed and said, “Never has anything like this been seen in Israel.”
Matthew 9:36 And when he saw the crowds (ochlous | ὄχλους | acc pl masc), he had compassion on them, because they were distressed and dejected, like sheep without a shepherd.
Matthew 11:7 As they went away, Jesus began to speak to the crowds (ochlois | ὄχλοις | dat pl masc) about John: “What did you go out into the wilderness to look at? A reed shaken by the wind?
Matthew 12:15 But Jesus, aware of this, withdrew from there. And large crowds (ochloi | ὄχλοι | nom pl masc) followed him, and he healed them all.
Matthew 12:23 And all the crowds (ochloi | ὄχλοι | nom pl masc) were astonished and were saying, “Could this be the Son of David?”
Matthew 12:46 While he was still speaking to the people (ochlois | ὄχλοις | dat pl masc), his mother and his brothers stood outside, wanting to speak to him.
Matthew 13:2 And great crowds (ochloi | ὄχλοι | nom pl masc) gathered around him so that he got into a boat and sat down, and all the crowd (ochlos | ὄχλος | nom sg masc) stood on the beach.
Matthew 13:34 All these things Jesus spoke to the crowds (ochlois | ὄχλοις | dat pl masc) in parables, and without a parable he told them nothing;
Matthew 13:36 Then he left the crowds (ochlous | ὄχλους | acc pl masc) and went into the house. And his disciples came to him, saying, “Explain to us the parable of the weeds in the field.”
Matthew 14:5 And though Herod wanted to put him to death, he feared the people (ochlon | ὄχλον | acc sg masc) because they considered him to be a prophet.
Matthew 14:13 Now when Jesus heard about John, he left there by boat to a deserted place to be alone; but when the crowds (ochloi | ὄχλοι | nom pl masc) heard about it, they followed him on foot from the towns.
Matthew 14:14 And when he came ashore, he saw a great crowd (ochlon | ὄχλον | acc sg masc); and he had compassion on them and healed their sick.
Matthew 14:15 When evening came, the disciples approached him, saying, “This is a deserted place and the hour is now late; send the crowds (ochlous | ὄχλους | acc pl masc) away so they can go into the villages and buy food for themselves.”
Matthew 14:19 Then he ordered the crowds (ochlous | ὄχλους | acc pl masc) to sit down on the grass, and taking the five loaves and the two fish, he looked up to heaven, said a blessing, and broke the loaves. He gave the loaves to the disciples, and the disciples gave them to the crowds (ochlois | ὄχλοις | dat pl masc).
Matthew 14:22 Immediately Jesus made his disciples get into the boat and go on ahead of him to the opposite shore, until he had dismissed the crowds (ochlous | ὄχλους | acc pl masc).
Matthew 14:23 And after sending the crowds (ochlous | ὄχλους | acc pl masc) away, he went up on the mountainside by himself to pray; and when evening came, he was there alone.
Matthew 15:10 And he called the crowd (ochlon | ὄχλον | acc sg masc) to him and said to them, “Hear and understand:
Matthew 15:30 And great crowds (ochloi | ὄχλοι | nom pl masc) came to him, bringing with them those who were lame, blind, crippled, mute, and many others; and they put them down at his feet and he healed them.
Matthew 15:31 So the crowd (ochlon | ὄχλον | acc sg masc) was astonished when they saw the mute speaking, the crippled restored, the lame walking, and the blind seeing, and they praised the God of Israel.
Matthew 15:32 Then Jesus called his disciples to him and said, “I have compassion on the crowd (ochlon | ὄχλον | acc sg masc) because they have already been with me three days and have nothing to eat; and I do not want to send them away hungry, lest they faint from exhaustion on the way.”
Matthew 15:33 And the disciples said to him, “Where in such a desolate place could we find enough bread to feed so great a crowd?” (ochlon | ὄχλον | acc sg masc)
Matthew 15:35 And instructing the crowd (ochlō | ὄχλῳ | dat sg masc) to sit down on the ground,
Matthew 15:36 he took the seven loaves and the fish: and when he had given thanks, he broke them and began distributing them to the disciples, and the disciples to the crowds (ochlois | ὄχλοις | dat pl masc).
Matthew 15:39 And when he had sent the crowds (ochlous | ὄχλους | acc pl masc) away, he got into the boat and went to the region of Magadan.
Matthew 17:14 When they returned to the crowd (ochlon | ὄχλον | acc sg masc), a man approached Jesus, knelt before him,
Matthew 19:2 Large crowds (ochloi | ὄχλοι | nom pl masc) followed him, and he healed them there.
Matthew 20:29 As they were going out of Jericho, a large crowd (ochlos | ὄχλος | nom sg masc) followed him.
Matthew 20:31 The crowd (ochlos | ὄχλος | nom sg masc) rebuked them and told them to be quiet, but they cried out all the louder, “Lord, Son of David, have mercy on us!”
Matthew 21:8 A very large crowd (ochlos | ὄχλος | nom sg masc) spread their cloaks on the road, while others cut branches from trees and spread them on the road.
Matthew 21:9 The crowds (ochloi | ὄχλοι | nom pl masc) that went before him and those that followed were shouting, “Hosanna to the Son of David! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord! Hosanna in the highest!”
Matthew 21:11 And the crowds (ochloi | ὄχλοι | nom pl masc) said, “This is the prophet, Jesus from Nazareth of Galilee.”
Matthew 21:26 But if we say, ‘From man,’ we are afraid of the crowd (ochlon | ὄχλον | acc sg masc), for they hold that John was a prophet.”
Matthew 21:46 And although they wanted to arrest him, they were afraid of the crowds (ochlous | ὄχλους | acc pl masc) because they held him to be a prophet.
Matthew 22:33 And when the crowd (ochloi | ὄχλοι | nom pl masc) heard this, they were astounded at his teaching.
Matthew 23:1 Then Jesus spoke to the crowds (ochlois | ὄχλοις | dat pl masc) and to his disciples,
Matthew 26:47 While he was still speaking, Judas, one of the twelve, arrived accompanied by a large crowd (ochlos | ὄχλος | nom sg masc) from the ruling priests and the elders of the people, armed with swords and clubs.
Matthew 26:55 At that time Jesus said to the crowds (ochlois | ὄχλοις | dat pl masc), “Have you come out with swords and clubs to capture me as though I were a robber? Every day I sat in the temple teaching, and you did not arrest me.
Matthew 27:15 Now at festival time the governor was accustomed to release one prisoner for the crowd (ochlō | ὄχλῳ | dat sg masc), whomever they wanted.
Matthew 27:20 But the ruling priests and the elders persuaded the crowds (ochlous | ὄχλους | acc pl masc) to ask for Barabbas and to have Jesus executed.
Matthew 27:24 So when Pilate saw that he was getting nowhere but rather that a riot was starting, he took water and washed his hands before the crowd (ochlou | ὄχλου | gen sg masc), saying, “I am innocent of this man’s blood; it is your responsibility.”
Mark 2:4 When they were unable to carry him in because of the crowd (ochlon | ὄχλον | acc sg masc), they broke through the roof above Jesus, and when they had dug out an opening, they lowered the mat on which the paralytic was lying.
Mark 2:13 Once again Jesus went out alongside the lake. A large crowd (ochlos | ὄχλος | nom sg masc) was coming to him, and he was teaching them.

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