Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 1680

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:517

KJV Translation Count — 32x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: trust (18), hope (10), hope for (2), things hoped for (1), vr hope (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to hope
a. in a religious sense, to wait for salvation with joy and full confidence
2. hopefully to trust in

Strong's Definitions

el-pid'-zo; from (1680) (elpis); to expect or confide: — (have, thing) hope (-d) (for), trust.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And in his name shall the Gentiles G1679.


And if ye lend to them of whom ye G1679 to receive, what thank have ye? G1679 sinners also lend to sinners, to receive as much again.


And when Herod saw Jesus, he was exceeding glad: G1679 he was desirous to see him of a long season, because he had heard many G1679 of him; and he G1679d to have seen some miracle done by him.


But we G1679ed that it had been he which should have redeemed Israel: and beside all this, to day is the third day since these G1679 were done.


Do not think that I will accuse you to the Father: there is one that accuseth you, even Moses, in whom ye G1679.


He G1679d also that money should have been given him of Paul, that he might loose him: whereG1679e he sent G1679 him the oftener, and communed with him.


Unto which promise our twelve tribes, instantly serving God day and night, G1679 to come. G1679 which G1679's sake, king Agrippa, I am accused of the Jews.


G1679 we are saved by G1679: but G1679 that is seen is not G1679: G1679 what a man seeth, why doth he yet G1679 G1679?


But if we G1679 G1679 that we see not, then do we with patience wait G1679 it.


And again, Esaias saith, There shall be a root of Jesse, and he that shall rise to reign over the Gentiles; in him shall the Gentiles G1679.