Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 1225

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:72

KJV Translation Count — 38x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: devil (35), false accuser (2), slanderer (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. prone to slander, slanderous, accusing falsely
a. a calumniator, false accuser, slanderer,
2. metaph. applied to a man who, by opposing the cause of God, may be said to act the part of the devil or to side with him
Satan the prince of the demons, the author of evil, persecuting good men, estranging mankind from God and enticing them to sin, afflicting them with diseases by means of demons who take possession of their bodies at his bidding.

Strong's Definitions

dee-ab'-ol-os; from (1225) (διαβάλλω); a traducer; specially Satan [compare Hebrew {7854} (satan)]: — false accuser, devil, slanderer.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Then was Jesus led up of the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted of the G1228.


Then the G1228 taketh him up into the holy city, and setteth him on a pinnacle of the temple,


Again, the G1228 taketh him up into an exceeding high mountain, and sheweth him all the kingdoms of the world, and the glory of them;


Then the G1228 leaveth him, and, behold, angels came and ministered unto him.


The enemy that sowed them is the G1228; the harvest is the end of the world; and the reapers are the angels.


Then shall he say also unto them on the left hand, Depart from me, ye cursed, into everlasting fire, prepared for the G1228 and his angels:


Being forty days tempted of the G1228. And in those days he did eat nothing: and when they were ended, he afterward hungered.


And the G1228 said unto him, If thou be the Son of God, command this stone that it be made bread.


And the G1228, taking him up into an high mountain, shewed unto him all the kingdoms of the world in a moment of time.


And the G1228 said unto him, All this power will I give thee, and the glory of them: for that is delivered unto me; and to whomsoever I will I give it.