ekthambeó: to amaze, to be amazedOriginal Word: ἐκθαμβέομαι
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (ek-tham-beh'-o)
Short Definition: I am greatly astonished
Definition: I am greatly astonished, am awe-struck.
1568 ekthambéō (from 1537 /ek, "out from and to" and 2285 /thámbos, "astonished") – properly, out of one's senses with the outcome of being amazed to the level of wonder.Word Origin
to amaze, to be amazed
amazed (3), very distressed (1).
STRONGS NT 1568: ἐκθαμβέω
ἐκθαμβέω, ἐκθαμβω: Passive (present ἐκθαμβοῦμαι); 1 aorist ἐξεθαμβήθην; (ἔκθαμβος, which see);
1. transitive, to throw into amazement or terror; to alarm thoroughly, to terrify: Sir. 30:9; (Job 33:7 Aq., Complutensian).
2. intransitive, to be struck with amazement; to be thoroughly amazed, astounded; in Greek writings once, the Orphica Arg. 1217. In the N. T. only in the passive and by Mark: to be amazed, for joy at the unexpected coming of Christ, ; to be struck with terror, f; joined with ἀδημονεῖν, .<1>
affright, greatly astonished.
From ekthambos; to astonish utterly -- affright, greatly (sore) amaze.
see GREEK ekthambos εκθαμβεισθαι εκθαμβείσθαι ἐκθαμβεῖσθαι εκθαμβεισθε εκθαμβείσθε ἐκθαμβεῖσθε εξεθαμβήθη εξεθαμβηθησαν εξεθαμβήθησαν ἐξεθαμβήθησαν ekthambeisthai ekthambeîsthai ekthambeisthe ekthambeîsthe exethambethesan exethambēthēsan exethambḗthesan exethambḗthēsan
Strong's Greek 1568
ἐκθαμβεῖσθαι — 1 Occ.
ἐκθαμβεῖσθε — 1 Occ.
ἐξεθαμβήθησαν — 2 Occ.
Mark 9:15 V-AIP-3P
BIB: ἰδόντες αὐτὸν ἐξεθαμβήθησαν καὶ προστρέχοντες
NAS: saw Him, they were amazed and [began] running
KJV: him, were greatly amazed, and
INT: having seen him were greatly amazed and running to [him]
Mark 14:33 V-PNM/P
BIB: καὶ ἤρξατο ἐκθαμβεῖσθαι καὶ ἀδημονεῖν
NAS: and began to be very distressed and troubled.
KJV: began to be sore amazed, and
INT: and he began to be greatly amazed and deeply distressed
Mark 16:5 V-AIP-3P
BIB: λευκήν καὶ ἐξεθαμβήθησαν
NAS: a white robe; and they were amazed.
KJV: garment; and they were affrighted.
INT: white and they were greatly amazed
Mark 16:6 V-PMM/P-2P
BIB: αὐταῖς Μὴ ἐκθαμβεῖσθε Ἰησοῦν ζητεῖτε
NAS: And he said to them, Do not be amazed; you are looking
KJV: Be not affrighted: Ye seek Jesus
INT: to them Not be amazed Jesus you seek