International Standard Bible EncyclopediaWONDER; WONDERFUL
wun'-der, wun'-derful: The verb "wonder" occurs only a few times in the Old Testament; "wonder" as noun is much more frequent, and is chiefly the translation of the word mopheth, a splendid or conspicuous work, a "miracle" (Exodus 4:21; Exodus 11:9, etc.), often conjoined with 'othoth, "signs" (Exodus 7:3 Deuteronomy 6:22; Deuteronomy 13:1, 2; 34:11 Nehemiah 9:10, etc.). Other frequent words are pala', pele', a "marvel," "miracle" (Exodus 3:20; Exodus 15:11 Joshua 3:5 Isaiah 9:6, margin "wonderful counselor," etc.). In the New Testament the ordinary verb is thaumazo, and the most frequent noun is teras, a "marvel," "portent," answering in its meaning to Hebrew pala'. As in the Old Testament the "wonder" is chiefly a miraculous work, so in the Gospels the feeling of wonder is chiefly drawn out by the marvelous displays of Christ's power and wisdom (Matthew 15:31 Mark 6:51 Luke 4:22, etc.).
Greek2296. thaumazo -- to marvel, wonder
... to marvel, wonder. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: thaumazo Phonetic Spelling:
(thou-mad'-zo) Short Definition: I wonder, admire Definition: (a) intrans ...
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2295. thauma -- a wonder
5059. teras -- a wonder, marvel
3758. oua -- ah! ha! (an expression of wonder or surprise)
1569b. ekthaumazo -- to wonder greatly
2285. thambos -- amazement
1839. existemi -- to displace, to stand aside from
4592. semeion -- a sign
2297. thaumasios -- wonderful
2284. thambeo -- to astonish
Strong's Hebrew4159. mopheth -- a wonder, sign, portent
... 4158, 4159. mopheth or mopheth. 4160 . a wonder, sign, portent. Transliteration:
mopheth or mopheth Phonetic Spelling: (mo-faith') Short Definition: wonders ...
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8540. temah -- a wonder
6382. pele -- a wonder
8539. tamah -- to be astounded or dumbfounded
7583. shaah -- to gaze
8074. shamem -- to be desolated or appalled
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (n.) That emotion which is excited by novelty, or the presentation to the sight or mind of something new, unusual, strange, great, extraordinary, or not well understood; surprise; astonishment; admiration; amazement.
2. (n.) A cause of wonder; that which excites surprise; a strange thing; a prodigy; a miracle.
3. (v. i.) To be affected with surprise or admiration; to be struck with astonishment; to be amazed; to marvel.
4. (v. i.) To feel doubt and curiosity; to wait with uncertain expectation; to query in the mind; as, he wondered why they came.
5. (a.) Wonderful.
ThesaurusWonder (148 Occurrences)
... 2. (n.) A cause of wonder; that which excites surprise; a strange thing; a prodigy;
a miracle. ... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. WONDER; WONDERFUL. ...
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Users (9 Occurrences)
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Bible ConcordanceWonder (148 Occurrences)
Matthew 8:10 And when Jesus heard it, he wondered, and said to those who followed, Verily I say unto you, Not even in Israel have I found so great faith.
Matthew 8:27 And the men were full of wonder, saying, What sort of man is this, that even the winds and the sea do his orders?
Matthew 9:33 and the demon having been cast out, the dumb spake, and the multitude did wonder, saying that 'It was never so seen in Israel:'
Matthew 15:31 so that the multitude wondered when they saw the mute speaking, injured whole, lame walking, and blind seeing-and they glorified the God of Israel.
Matthew 21:20 And when the disciples saw it, they wondered, saying, How immediately is the fig-tree dried up!
Matthew 21:42 "Have you never read in the Scriptures," said Jesus, "'The Stone which the builders rejected has been made the Cornerstone: this Cornerstone came from the Lord, and is wonderful in our eyes'?
Matthew 22:22 And hearing it, they were full of wonder, and went away from him.
Matthew 27:14 And he answered him not so much as one word, so that the governor wondered exceedingly.
Mark 1:22 And they were full of wonder at his teaching, because he gave it as one having authority, and not like the scribes.
Mark 2:12 And he got up, and straight away took up the bed and went out before them all, so that they were all full of wonder, and gave glory to God, saying, We have never seen anything like this.
Mark 5:20 And he went on his way, and made public in the country of Decapolis what great things Jesus had done for him: and all men were full of wonder.
Mark 5:42 And the young girl got up straight away, and was walking about; she being twelve years old. And they were overcome with wonder.
Mark 6:51 And he went up unto them into the ship; and the wind ceased: and they were sore amazed in themselves beyond measure, and wondered.
Mark 7:37 And they were overcome with wonder, saying, He has done all things well: he even gives back the power of hearing and the power of talking to those who have been without them.
Mark 9:15 And straight away all the people, when they saw him, were full of wonder, and running to him, gave him worship.
Mark 10:24 And the disciples were full of wonder at his words. But Jesus said to them again, Children, how hard it is for those who put faith in wealth to come into the kingdom of God!
Mark 10:32 They were still on the road going up to Jerusalem, and Jesus was walking ahead of them; they were full of wonder, and some, though they followed, did so with fear. Then, once more calling to Him the Twelve, He began to tell them what was about to happen to Him.
Mark 11:18 And it came to the ears of the chief priests and scribes, and they took thought how they might put him to death; being in fear of him, because all the people were full of wonder at his teaching.
Mark 12:11 this Cornerstone came from the Lord, and is wonderful in our esteem?'"
Mark 12:17 "What is Caesar's," replied Jesus, "pay to Caesar--and what is God's, pay to God." And they wondered exceedingly at Him.
Mark 15:5 But Jesus made no further answer: so that Pilate wondered.
Mark 16:5 And when they went in, they saw a young man seated on the right side, dressed in a white robe; and they were full of wonder.
Mark 16:8 And they went out quickly from the place, because fear and great wonder had come on them: and they said nothing to anyone, because they were full of fear that ...
Luke 1:63 So he asked for a writing-tablet, and wrote, "His name is John." And they all wondered.
Luke 2:18 All who heard it wondered at the things which were spoken to them by the shepherds.
Luke 2:33 And while the child's father and mother were wondering at the words of Symeon concerning Him,
Luke 2:47 And all to whose ears it came were full of wonder at his knowledge and the answers which he gave.
Luke 4:22 All testified about him, and wondered at the gracious words which proceeded out of his mouth, and they said, "Isn't this Joseph's son?"
Luke 4:36 And wonder came on them all and they said to one another, What are these words? for with authority and power he gives orders to the evil spirits and they come out.
Luke 5:9 For he was full of wonder and so were all those who were with him, at the number of fish which they had taken;
Luke 5:26 And wonder overcame them all, and they gave glory to God; and they were full of fear, saying, We have seen strange things today.
Luke 8:25 And he said unto them, Where is your faith? And they being afraid wondered, saying one to another, What manner of man is this! for he commandeth even the winds and water, and they obey him.
Luke 8:56 And her father and mother were full of wonder, but he gave orders to them to say nothing about it to anyone.
Luke 9:43 And they were all amazed at the mighty power of God. But while they wondered every one at all things which Jesus did, he said unto his disciples,
Luke 11:14 And he was casting out a devil, and it was dumb. And it came to pass, when the devil was gone out, the dumb spake; and the people wondered.
Luke 11:38 But the Pharisee seeing it wondered that he had not first washed before dinner.
Luke 20:26 And they were not able to get anything from these words before the people: but they were full of wonder at his answer, and said nothing.
Luke 24:12 But Peter got up and ran to the tomb. Stooping and looking in, he saw the strips of linen lying by themselves, and he departed to his home, wondering what had happened.
Luke 24:22 And certain women among us gave us cause for wonder, for they went early to the place where his body had been put,
Luke 24:41 While they still didn't believe for joy, and wondered, he said to them, "Do you have anything here to eat?"
John 3:7 Do not wonder that I said to thee, It is needful that ye should be born anew.
John 5:20 For the Father loves the Son and reveals to Him all that He Himself is doing. And greater deeds than these will He reveal to Him, in order that you may wonder.
John 5:28 Wonder not at this. For a time is coming when all who are in the graves will hear His voice and will come forth--
John 7:21 "One deed I have done," replied Jesus, "and you are all full of wonder.
Acts 2:7 They were beside themselves with wonder, and exclaimed, "Are not all these speakers Galilaeans?
Acts 3:10 They recognized him, that it was he who used to sit begging for gifts for the needy at the Beautiful Gate of the temple. They were filled with wonder and amazement at what had happened to him.
Acts 3:11 As the lame man who was healed held on to Peter and John, all the people ran together to them in the porch that is called Solomon's, greatly wondering.
Acts 3:12 Peter, seeing this, spoke to the people. "Israelites," he said, "why do you wonder at this man? Or why gaze at us, as though by any power or piety of our own we had enabled him to walk?
Acts 7:31 When Moses saw it, he wondered at the sight. As he came close to see, a voice of the Lord came to him,
Acts 9:21 And all those hearing him were full of wonder and said, Is not this the man who in Jerusalem was attacking all the worshippers of this name? and he had come here so that he might take them as prisoners before the chief priests.
Acts 10:45 And the Jews of the faith, who had come with Peter, were full of wonder, because the Holy Spirit was given to the Gentiles,
Acts 12:16 But Peter went on giving blows on the door: and when it was open and they saw him, they were full of wonder.
Acts 13:12 Then the ruler, when he saw what was done, had faith, being full of wonder at the teaching of the Lord.
Acts 13:41 'Behold, you scoffers, and wonder, and perish; for I work a work in your days, a work which you will in no way believe, if one declares it to you.'"
2 Corinthians 11:14 And no wonder, for even Satan masquerades as an angel of light.
Galatians 1:6 I wonder that ye thus quickly change, from him that called you in Christ's grace, to a different gospel,
2 Thessalonians 1:10 when He comes on that day to be glorified in His people and to be wondered at among all who have believed, including you--because you believed the testimony which we brought for your acceptance.
1 John 3:13 Do not wonder, brethren, if the world hate you.
Revelation 12:1 And there appeared a great wonder in heaven; a woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and upon her head a crown of twelve stars:
Revelation 13:3 And I saw one of his heads as it were wounded to death; and his deadly wound was healed: and all the world wondered after the beast.
Revelation 15:3 And they were singing the song of Moses, God's servant, and the song of the Lamb. Their words were, "Great and wonderful are Thy works, O Lord God, the Ruler of all. Righteous and true are Thy ways, O King of the nations.
Revelation 17:6 I saw the woman drunken with the blood of the saints, and with the blood of the martyrs of Jesus. When I saw her, I wondered with great amazement.
Revelation 17:7 The angel said to me, "Why do you wonder? I will tell you the mystery of the woman, and of the beast that carries her, which has the seven heads and the ten horns.
Revelation 17:8 The beast that thou sawest was, and is not; and shall ascend out of the bottomless pit, and go into perdition: and they that dwell on the earth shall wonder, whose names were not written in the book of life from the foundation of the world, when they behold the beast that was, and is not, and yet is.
Genesis 18:14 Is there any wonder which the Lord is not able to do? At the time I said, in the spring, I will come back to you, and Sarah will have a child.
Genesis 43:33 And they were all given their seats before him in order of birth, from the oldest to the youngest: so that they were looking at one another in wonder.
Exodus 7:9 When Pharaoh shall speak unto you, saying, Show a wonder for you; then thou shalt say unto Aaron, Take thy rod, and cast it down before Pharaoh, that it become a serpent.
Leviticus 26:32 And I will make your land a waste, a wonder to your haters living in it.
Deuteronomy 13:1 If there arise in the midst of you a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams, and he give you a sign or a wonder,
Deuteronomy 13:2 and the sign or the wonder come to pass, of which he spoke to you, saying, "Let us go after other gods" (which you have not known) "and let us serve them;"
Deuteronomy 28:37 And you will become a wonder and a name of shame among all the nations where the Lord will take you.
Deuteronomy 28:46 and they shall be on you for a sign and for a wonder, and on your seed forever.
Joshua 3:5 Joshua said to the people, "Sanctify yourselves; for tomorrow Yahweh will do wonders among you."
Judges 13:18 The angel of Yahweh said to him, "Why do you ask about my name, seeing it is wonderful?"
2 Samuel 1:26 I am distressed for you, my brother Jonathan. You have been very pleasant to me. Your love to me was wonderful, passing the love of women.
1 Kings 9:8 And this house will become a mass of broken walls, and everyone who goes by will be overcome with wonder at it and make whistling sounds; and they will say, Why has the Lord done so to this land and to this house?
1 Chronicles 16:9 Let your voice be sounded in songs and melody; let all your thoughts be of the wonder of his works.
1 Chronicles 22:5 And David said, Solomon my son is young and untested, and the house which is to be put up for the Lord is to be very great, a thing of wonder and glory through all countries; so I will make ready what is needed for it. So David got ready a great store of material before his death.
2 Chronicles 2:9 even to prepare me timber in abundance; for the house which I am about to build shall be great and wonderful.
2 Chronicles 7:21 And this house will become a mass of broken walls, and everyone who goes by will be overcome with wonder, and will say, Why has the Lord done so to this land and to this house?
2 Chronicles 29:8 And so the wrath of the Lord has come on Judah and Jerusalem, and he has given them up to be a cause of fear and wonder and shame, as your eyes have seen.
2 Chronicles 32:24 In those days hath Hezekiah been sick even unto death, and he prayeth unto Jehovah, and He speaketh to him, and a wonder hath appointed for him;
2 Chronicles 32:31 However in the business of the ambassadors of the princes of Babylon, who sent to him to inquire of the wonder that was done in the land, God left him, to try him, that he might know all that was in his heart.
Job 6:3 For now it would be heavier than the sand of the seas, therefore have my words been rash.
Job 17:6 And he set me up for a proverb of the peoples, And a wonder before them I am.
Job 21:5 Take note of me and be full of wonder, put your hand on your mouth.
Job 26:11 Pillars of the heavens do tremble, And they wonder because of His rebuke.
Psalms 9:1 <To the chief music-maker on Muthlabben. A Psalm. Of David.> I will give you praise, O Lord, with all my heart; I will make clear all the wonder of your works.
Psalms 17:7 Make clear the wonder of your mercy, O saviour of those who put their faith in your right hand, from those who come out against them.
Psalms 31:21 May the Lord be praised, because he has made clear to me the wonder of his grace in a strong town.
Psalms 48:5 They saw it, and so were full of wonder; they were troubled, and went quickly away in fear.
Psalms 69:12 I am a cause of wonder to those in authority; a song to those who are given to strong drink.
Psalms 71:7 I am as a wonder unto many; but thou art my strong refuge.
Psalms 71:17 O God, you have been my teacher from the time when I was young; and I have been talking of your works of wonder even till now.
Psalms 78:4 We will not hide them from their children, shewing to the generation to come the praises of the LORD, and his strength, and his wonderful works that he hath done.
Psalms 86:10 For you are great, and do great works of wonder; you only are God.
Psalms 88:10 Do you show wonders to the dead? Do the dead rise up and praise you? Selah.
Psalms 98:1 <A Psalm.> O make a new song to the Lord, because he has done works of wonder; with his right hand, and with his holy arm, he has overcome.
Psalms 105:2 Let your voice be sounding in songs and melody; let all your thoughts be of the wonder of his works.
Psalms 106:22 Works of wonder in the land of Ham, and things of fear by the Red Sea.
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