Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 2095 and 32

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:707

KJV Translation Count — 55x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: preach (23), preach the Gospel (22), bring good tidings (2), show glad tidings (2), bring glad tidings (1), declare (1), declare glad tidings (1), misc (3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to bring good news, to announce glad tidings
a. used in the OT of any kind of good news
1. of the joyful tidings of God's kindness, in particular, of the Messianic blessings
b. in the NT used especially of the glad tidings of the coming kingdom of God, and of the salvation to be obtained in it through Christ, and of what relates to this salvation
c. glad tidings are brought to one, one has glad tidings proclaimed to him
d. to proclaim glad tidings
1. instruct (men) concerning the things that pertain to Christian salvation

Strong's Definitions

yoo-ang-ghel-id'-zo; from (2095) (εὐ̑) and (32) (ἄγγελος); to announce good news ("evangelize") especially the gospel: — declare, bring (declare, show) glad (good) tidings, preach (the gospel).

Concordance Results Using KJV

G2097 blind receive G2097ir sight, and G2097 lame walk, G2097 lepers are cleansed, and G2097 deaf hear, G2097 dead are raised up, and G2097 poor have G2097 G2097 G2097ed to G2097m.


For whosoever shall do G2097 will of my FaG2097r which is in heaven, G2097 same is my broG2097r, and sister, and moG2097r.


And G2097 angel answering said unto him, I am Gabriel, that stand in G2097 presence of God; and am sent to speak unto G2097e, and to shew G2097e G2097se G2097 G2097.


And G2097 angel said unto G2097m, Fear not: for, behold, I G2097 you G2097 G2097 of great joy, which shall be to all people.


And many oG2097r things in his exhortation G2097ed he unto G2097 people.


G2097 Spirit of G2097 Lord is upon me, because he hath anointed me to G2097 G2097 G2097 to G2097 poor; he hath sent me to heal G2097 brokenhearted, to G2097 deliverance to G2097 captives, and recovering of sight to G2097 blind, to set at liberty G2097m that are bruised,


And he said unto G2097m, I must G2097 G2097 kingdom of God to oG2097r cities also: for G2097refore am I sent.


G2097n Jesus answering said unto G2097m, Go your way, and tell John what things ye have seen and heard; how that G2097 blind see, G2097 lame walk, G2097 lepers are cleansed, G2097 deaf hear, G2097 dead are raised, to G2097 poor G2097 G2097 is G2097ed.


And it came to pass afterward, that he went throughout every city and village, G2097ing and shewing G2097 G2097 G2097 of G2097 kingdom of God: and G2097 twelve were with him,


And G2097y departed, and went through G2097 towns, G2097ing G2097 G2097, and healing every where.