Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 1189

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:40

KJV Translation Count — 19x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: prayer (12), supplication (6), request (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. need, indigence, want, privation, penury
2. a seeking, asking, entreating, entreaty to God or to man
For Synonyms see entry 5828 & 5883

Strong's Definitions

deh'-ay-sis; from (1189) (δέομαι); a petition: — prayer, request, supplication.

Concordance Results Using KJV

But the angel said unto him, Fear not, Zacharias: for thy G1162 is heard; and thy wife Elisabeth shall bear thee a son, and thou shalt call his name John.


And she was a widow of about fourscore and four years, which departed not from the temple, but served God with fastings and G1162s night and day.


And they said unto him, Why do the disciples of John fast often, and make G1162s, and likewise the disciples of the Pharisees; but thine eat and drink?


These all continued with one accord in G1162 and G1162, with the women, and Mary the mother of Jesus, and with his brethren.


Brethren, my heart's desire and G1162 to God for Israel is, that they might be saved.


Ye also helping together by G1162 for us, that for the gift bestowed upon us by the means of many persons thanks may be given by many on our behalf.


And by their G1162 for you, which long after you for the exceeding grace of God in you.


Praying always with all G1162 and G1162 in the Spirit, and watching thereunto with all perseverance and G1162 for all saints;


Always in every G1162 of mine for you all making G1162 with joy,


For I know that this shall turn to my salvation through your G1162, and the supply of the Spirit of Jesus Christ,


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