Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

of Hebrew origin

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:1

KJV Translation Count — 4x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Alpha (4)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. first letter of Greek alphabet
2. Christ is the Alpha to indicate that he is the beginning and the end

Strong's Definitions

al'-fah; of Hebrew origin; the first letter of the alphabet; figurative only (from its use as a numeral) the first: — Alpha. Often used (usually ἀν an, before a vowel) also in composition (as a contraction from (427) (ἄνευ,)) in the sense of privation; so in many words beginning with this letter; occasionally in the sense of union (as a contraction of (260) (ἅμα)).

Concordance Results Using KJV

I am G1 and Omega, the beginning and the ending, saith the Lord, which is, and which was, and which is to come, the Almighty.


Saying, I am G1 and Omega, the first and the last: and, What thou seest, write in a book, and send it unto the seven churches which are in Asia; unto Ephesus, and unto Smyrna, and unto Pergamos, and unto Thyatira, and unto Sardis, and unto Philadelphia, and unto Laodicea.


And he said unto me, It is done. I am G1 and Omega, the beginning and the end. I will give unto him that is athirst of the fountain of the water of life freely.


I am G1 and Omega, the beginning and the end, the first and the last.