Parts of Speech

n n

Root Word (Etymology)

from the base of 1380

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:230

KJV Translation Count — 5x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: decree (3), ordinance (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. doctrine, decree, ordinance
a. of public decrees
b. of the Roman Senate
c. of rulers
2. the rules and requirements of the law of Moses; carrying a suggestion of severity and of threatened judgment
3. of certain decrees of the apostles relative to right living
For Synonyms see entry 5918

Strong's Definitions

dog'-mah; from the base of (1380) (δοκέω); a law (civil, ceremonial or ecclesiastical): — decree, ordinance.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a G1378 from Caesar Augustus, that all the world should be taxed.


And as they went through the cities, they delivered them the G1378s for to keep, that were ordained of the apostles and elders which were at Jerusalem.


Whom Jason hath received: and these all do contrary to the G1378s of Caesar, saying that there is another king, one Jesus.


Having abolished in his flesh the enmity, even the law of commandments contained in G1378s; for to make in himself of twain one new man, so making peace;


Blotting out the handwriting of G1378s that was against us, which was contrary to us, and took it out of the way, nailing it to his cross;