Hebrews 12:21
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English Standard Version
Indeed, so terrifying was the sight that Moses said, “I tremble with fear.”

King James Bible
And so terrible was the sight, that Moses said, I exceedingly fear and quake:)

American Standard Version
and so fearful was the appearance, that Moses said, I exceedingly fear and quake:

Douay-Rheims Bible
And so terrible was that which was seen, Moses said: I am frighted, and tremble.

English Revised Version
and so fearful was the appearance, that Moses said, I exceedingly fear and quake:

Webster's Bible Translation
And so terrible was the sight, that Moses said, I exceedingly fear and tremble:)

Weymouth New Testament
and so terrible was the scene that Moses said, "I tremble with fear."

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Vincent's Word Studies

The sight (τὸ φανταζόμενον)

N.T.o. lxx, Wisd. 6:16; Sir. 31:5. Rend. "the appearance": that which was made to appear.

I exceedingly fear and quake (ἐκφοβός εἰμι καὶ ἔντρομος)

Lit. I am frightened away (or out) and trembling. Ἑκφοβός only here and Mark 9:6. Comp. lxx, Deuteronomy 9:19. Ἔντρομος, only Acts 7:32; Acts 16:29. Rare in lxx.

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Moses.

Exodus 19:16,19 And it came to pass on the third day in the morning, that there were thunders and lightning, and a thick cloud on the mount...

Psalm 119:120 My flesh trembles for fear of you; and I am afraid of your judgments.

Isaiah 6:3-5 And one cried to another, and said, Holy, holy, holy, is the LORD of hosts: the whole earth is full of his glory...

Daniel 10:8,17 Therefore I was left alone, and saw this great vision, and there remained no strength in me...

Revelation 1:17 And when I saw him, I fell at his feet as dead. And he laid his right hand on me, saying to me, Fear not; I am the first and the last:

Cross References
Deuteronomy 9:19
For I was afraid of the anger and hot displeasure that the LORD bore against you, so that he was ready to destroy you. But the LORD listened to me that time also.

Hebrews 10:27
but a fearful expectation of judgment, and a fury of fire that will consume the adversaries.

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