Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 1497 and the base of 3000

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:379

KJV Translation Count — 7x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: idolater (7)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a worshipper of false gods, a idolater
a. used of any one even Christian, participant in any way in the worship of the heathen, esp. one who attends their sacrificial feasts and eats of the remains of offered victims
2. a covetous man as a worshipper of Mammon

Strong's Definitions

i-do-lol-at'-race; from (1497) (ἔδωλον) and the base of (3000) (λατρεύω); an image- (servant or) worshipper (literal or figurative): — idolater.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Yet not altogether with the fornicators of this world, or with the covetous, or extortioners, or with G1496s; for then must ye needs go out of the world.


But now I have written unto you not to keep company, if any man that is called a brother be a fornicator, or covetous, or an G1496, or a railer, or a drunkard, or an extortioner; with such an one no not to eat.


Know ye not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor G1496s, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves with mankind,


Neither be ye G1496s, as were some of them; as it is written, The people sat down to eat and drink, and rose up to play.


For this ye know, that no whoremonger, nor unclean person, nor covetous man, who is an G1496, hath any inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and of God.


But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and sorcerers, and G1496s, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.


For without are dogs, and sorcerers, and whoremongers, and murderers, and G1496s, and whosoever loveth and maketh a lie.