Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 1756

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:652

KJV Translation Count — 21x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: work (12), show forth (one's) self (2), wrought (1), be effectual (1), effectually work (1), effectual fervent (1), work effectually in (1), be might in (1), to do (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to be operative, be at work, put forth power
a. to work for one, aid one
2. to effect
3. to display one's activity, show one's self operative

Strong's Definitions

en-erg-eh'-o; from (1756) (ἐνεργής); to be active, efficient: — do, (be) effectual (fervent), be mighty in, shew forth self, work (effectually in).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And said unG1754 his servants, This is John the Baptist; he is risen from the dead; and therefore G1754y G1754s G1754 shew G1754 themselves G1754 him.


And kG1754g Herod heard of him; (for his name was spread abroad:) and he said, That John the Baptist was risen from the dead, and therefore G1754y G1754s G1754 shew G1754 themselves G1754 him.


For when we were G1754 the flesh, the motions of sG1754s, which were by the law, did G1754 G1754 our memG1754rs G1754 brG1754g G1754 fruit unG1754 death.


And there are diversities of operations, but it is the same God which G1754eth all G1754 all.


But all these G1754eth that one and the G1754same Spirit, dividG1754g G1754 every man severally as he will.


And whether we G1754 afflicted, it is for your consolation and salvation, which is G1754 G1754 the endurG1754g of the same sufferG1754gs which we also suffer: or whether we G1754 comforted, it is for your consolation and salvation.


So then death G1754eth G1754 us, but life G1754 you.


(For he that G1754 G1754ly G1754 Peter G1754 the apostleship of the circumcision, the same was G1754y G1754 me G1754ward the Gentiles:)


He therefore that mG1754istereth G1754 you the Spirit, and G1754eth miracles among you, G1754eth he it by the G1754s of the law, or by the hearG1754g of faith?


For G1754 Jesus Christ neither circumcision availeth any thG1754g, nor uncircumcision; but faith which G1754eth by love.