Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 1861

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:576

KJV Translation Count — 53x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: promise (52), message (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. announcement
2. promise
a. the act of promising, a promise given or to be given
b. a promised good or blessing

Strong's Definitions

ep-ang-el-ee'-ah; from (1861) (ἐπαγγέλλω); an announcement (for information, assent or pledge; especially a divine assurance of good): — message, promise.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And, behold, I send the G1860 of my Father upon you: but tarry ye in the city of Jerusalem, until ye be endued with power from on high.


And, being assembled together with them, commanded them that they should not depart from Jerusalem, but wait for the G1860 of the Father, which, saith he, ye have heard of me.


Therefore being by the right hand of God exalted, and having received of the Father the G1860 of the Holy Ghost, he hath shed forth this, which ye now see and hear.


For the G1860 is unto you, and to your children, and to all that are afar off, even as many as the Lord our God shall call.


But when the time of the G1860 drew nigh, which God had sworn to Abraham, the people grew and multiplied in Egypt,


Of this man's seed hath God according to his G1860 raised unto Israel a Saviour, Jesus:


And we declare unto you glad tidings, how that the G1860 which was made unto the fathers,


But do not thou yield unto them: for there lie in wait for him of them more than forty men, which have bound themselves with an oath, that they will neither eat nor drink till they have killed him: and now are they ready, looking for a G1860 from thee.


And now I stand and am judged for the hope of the G1860 made of God unto our fathers:


For the G1860, that he should be the heir of the world, was not to Abraham, or to his seed, through the law, but through the righteousness of faith.