Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

of uncertain affinity

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:648

KJV Translation Count — 16x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: marriage (9), wedding (7)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a wedding or marriage festival, a wedding banquet, a wedding feast
2. marriage, matrimony

Strong's Definitions

gam'-os; of uncertain affinity; nuptials: — marriage, wedding.

Concordance Results Using KJV

The kingdom of heaven is like unto a certain king, which made a G1062 for his son,


And sent forth his servants to call them that were bidden to the G1062: and they would not come.


Again, he sent forth other servants, saying, Tell them which are bidden, Behold, I have prepared my dinner: my oxen and my fatlings are killed, and all things are ready: come unto the G1062.


Then saith he to his servants, The G1062 is ready, but they which were bidden were not worthy.


Go ye therefore into the highways, and as many as ye shall find, bid to the G1062.


So those servants went out into the highways, and gathered together all as many as they found, both bad and good: and the G1062 was furnished with guests.


And when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man which had not on a G1062 garment:


And he saith unto him, Friend, how camest thou in hither not having a G1062 garment? And he was speechless.


And while they went to buy, the bridegroom came; and they that were ready went in with him to the G1062: and the door was shut.


And ye yourselves like unto men that wait for their lord, when he will return from the G1062; that when he cometh and knocketh, they may open unto him immediately.


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