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Verb tiktō (to give birth) in the Gospels-Acts

(Translation from NRSV for the New Testament with a few modifications for a more litteral meaning)


Matthew

1: 21She will give birth (tiktō) to a son, and you are to name him Jesus, for he will save his people from their sins."
1: 23"Look, the virgin shall conceive and give birth (tiktō) to a son, and they shall name him Emmanuel," which means, "God is with us."
1: 25but had no marital relations with her until she had given birth (tiktō) to a son; and he named him Jesus.
2: 2asking, "Where is the child who has been born (tiktō) king of the Jews? For we observed his star at its rising, and have come to pay him homage."

Luke

1: 31And now, you will conceive in your womb and give birth (tiktō) to a son, and you will name him Jesus.
1: 57Now the time came for Elizabeth to give birth (tiktō), and she bore a son.
2: 6While they were there, the time came for her to give birth (tiktō) to her child.
2: 7And she gave birth (tiktō) to her firstborn son and wrapped him in bands of cloth, and laid him in a manger, because there was no place for them in the inn.
2: 11to you is born (tiktō) this day in the city of David a Savior, who is the Messiah, the Lord.

John

16: 21When a woman is in labor, she has pain, because her hour has come. But when her child is born (tiktō), she no longer remembers the anguish because of the joy of having brought a human being into the world.

Galatians

4: 27For it is written, "Rejoice, you childless one, you who was not giving birth (tiktō), burst into song and shout, you who endure no birth pangs; for the children of the desolate woman are more numerous than the children of the one who is married."

Hebrews

6: 7Ground that drinks up the rain falling on it repeatedly, and that produces (tiktō) a crop useful to those for whom it is cultivated, receives a blessing from God.

James

1: 15then, when that desire has conceived, it gives birth (tiktō) to sin, and that sin, when it is fully grown, gives birth to death.

Revelation

12: 2She was pregnant and was crying out in birth pangs, in the agony of giving birth (tiktō).
12: 4His tail swept down a third of the stars of heaven and threw them to the earth. Then the dragon stood before the woman who was about to give birth (tiktō) to a child, so that he might devour her child as soon as it was born (tiktō).
12: 5And she gave birth (tiktō) to a son, a male child, who is to rule all the nations with a rod of iron. But her child was snatched away and taken to God and to his throne;
12: 13So when the dragon saw that he had been thrown down to the earth, he pursued the woman who had given birth (tiktō) to the male child.