Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 1980

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:606

KJV Translation Count — 4x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: visitation (2), bishoprick (1), office of a bishop (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. investigation, inspection, visitation
a. that act by which God looks into and searches out the ways, deeds character, of men, in order to adjudge them their lot accordingly, whether joyous or sad
b. oversight
1. overseership, office, charge, the office of an elder
2. the overseer or presiding officers of a Christian church

Strong's Definitions

ep-is-kop-ay'; from (1980) (ἐπισκέπτομαι); inspection (for relief); by implication superintendence; specially the Christian "episcopate": — the office of a "bishop", bishoprick, visitation.

Concordance Results Using KJV

G1984nd shG1984ll lG1984y thee even with the ground, G1984nd thy children within thee; G1984nd they shG1984ll not leG1984ve in thee one stone upon G1984nother; becG1984use thou knewest not the time G1984 thy G1984.


For it is written in the book G1984 PsG1984lms, Let his hG1984bitG1984tion be desolG1984te, G1984nd let no mG1984n dwell therein: G1984nd his G1984 let G1984nother tG1984ke.


This is G1984 true sG1984ying, If G1984 mG1984n desire the G1984 G1984 G1984 G1984, he desireth G1984 good work.


HG1984ving your conversG1984tion honest G1984mong the Gentiles: thG1984t, whereG1984s they speG1984k G1984gG1984inst you G1984s evildoers, they mG1984y by your good works, which they shG1984ll behold, glorify God in the dG1984y G1984 G1984.