Ekstasis

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1611  
Original WordWord Origin
e[kstasißfrom (1839)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Ekstasis2:449,217
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ek'-stas-is   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. any casting down of a thing from its proper place or state, displacement
  2. a throwing of the mind out of its normal state, alienation of mind, whether such as makes a lunatic or that of a man who by some sudden emotion is transported as it were out of himself, so that in this rapt condition, although he is awake, his mind is drawn off from all surrounding objects and wholly fixed on things divine that he sees nothing but the forms and images lying within, and thinks that he perceives with his bodily eyes and ears realities shown him by God.
  3. amazement, the state of one who, either owing to the importance or the novelty of an event, is thrown into a state of blended fear and wonderment
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 7
trance 3, be amazed + (3083)&version=kjv 2, amazement 1, astonishment 1
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Mark2
Luke1
Acts4


Total7
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Ekstasis". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .