Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 1 (as a negative particle) and a presumed derivative of 2508 (meaning cleansed)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 3:427

KJV Translation Count — 30x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: unclean (28), foul (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. not cleansed, unclean
a. in a ceremonial sense: that which must be abstained from according to the levitical law
b. in a moral sense: unclean in thought and life

Strong's Definitions

ak-ath'-ar-tos; from (1) (α) (as a negative particle) and a presumed derivative of (καθαίρω) (meaning cleansed); impure (ceremonial, moral [lewd] or special [daemonic]): — foul, unclean.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And when he had called unto him his twelve disciples, he gave them power against G169 spirits, to cast them out, and to heal all manner of sickness and all manner of disease.


When the G169 spirit is gone out of a man, he walketh through dry places, seeking rest, and findeth none.


And there was in their synagogue a man with an G169 spirit; and he cried out,


And when the G169 spirit had torn him, and cried with a loud voice, he came out of him.


And they were all amazed, insomuch that they questioned among themselves, saying, What thing is this? what new doctrine is this? for with authority commandeth he even the G169 spirits, and they do obey him.


And G169 spirits, when they saw him, fell down before him, and cried, saying, Thou art the Son of God.


Because they said, He hath an G169 spirit.


And when he was come out of the ship, immediately there met him out of the tombs a man with an G169 spirit,


For he said unto him, Come out of the man, thou G169 spirit.


And forthwith Jesus gave them leave. And the G169 spirits went out, and entered into the swine: and the herd ran violently down a steep place into the sea, (they were about two thousand;) and were choked in the sea.


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