Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

of uncertain affinity

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:473

KJV Translation Count — 17x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: reprove (6), rebuke (5), convince (4), tell (one's) fault (1), convict (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to convict, refute, confute
a. generally with a suggestion of shame of the person convicted
b. by conviction to bring to the light, to expose
2. to find fault with, correct
a. by word
1. to reprehend severely, chide, admonish, reprove
2. to call to account, show one his fault, demand an explanation
b. by deed
1. to chasten, to punish
For Synonyms see entry 5884

Strong's Definitions

el-eng'-kho; of uncertain affinity; to confute, admonish: — convict, convince, tell a fault, rebuke, reprove.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Moreover if thy brother shall trespass against thee, go and G1651 him his G1651 between thee and him alone: if he shall hear thee, thou hast gained thy brother.


But Herod the tetrarch, being G1651d by him for Herodias his brother Philip's wife, and for all the evils which Herod had done,


For every one that doeth evil hateth the light, neither cometh to the light, lest his deeds should be G1651d.


And they which heard it, being G1651ed by their own conscience, went out one by one, beginning at the eldest, even unto the last: and Jesus was left alone, and the woman standing in the midst.


Which of you G1651th me of sin? And if I say the truth, why do ye not believe me?


And when he is come, he will G1651 the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment:


But if all prophesy, and there come in one that believeth not, or one unlearned, he is G1651d of all, he is judged of all:


And have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness, but rather G1651 them.


But all things that are G1651d are made manifest by the light: for whatsoever doth make manifest is light.


Them that sin G1651 before all, that others also may fear.