Parts of Speech

n n

Root Word (Etymology)

of a derivative of 2198

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:873

KJV Translation Count — 23x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: beast (23)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a living being
2. an animal, brute, beast
For Synonyms see entry 5846 & 5930

Strong's Definitions

dzo'-on; neuter of a derivative of (2198) (ζάω); a live thing, i.e. an animal: — beast.

Concordance Results Using KJV

For the bodies of those G2226s, whose blood is brought into the sanctuary by the high priest for sin, are burned without the camp.


But these, as natural brute G2226s, made to be taken and destroyed, speak evil of the things that they understand not; and shall utterly perish in their own corruption;


But these speak evil of those things which they know not: but what they know naturally, as brute G2226s, in those things they corrupt themselves.


And before the throne there was a sea of glass like unto crystal: and in the midst of the throne, and round about the throne, were four G2226s full of eyes before and behind.


And the first G2226 was like a lion, and the second G2226 like a calf, and the third G2226 had a face as a man, and the fourth G2226 was like a flying eagle.


And the four G2226s had each of them six wings about him; and they were full of eyes within: and they rest not day and night, saying, Holy, holy, holy, Lord God Almighty, which was, and is, and is to come.


And when those G2226s give glory and honour and thanks to him that sat on the throne, who liveth for ever and ever,


And I beheld, and, lo, in the midst of the throne and of the four G2226s, and in the midst of the elders, stood a Lamb as it had been slain, having seven horns and seven eyes, which are the seven Spirits of God sent forth into all the earth.


And when he had taken the book, the four G2226s and four and twenty elders fell down before the Lamb, having every one of them harps, and golden vials full of odours, which are the prayers of saints.


And I beheld, and I heard the voice of many angels round about the throne and the G2226s and the elders: and the number of them was ten thousand times ten thousand, and thousands of thousands;