Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 2233

KJV Translation Count — 22x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: governor (19), ruler (2), prince (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a leader of any kind, a guide, ruler, prefect, president, chief, general, commander, sovereign
a. a "legatus Caesaris", an officer administering a province in the name and with the authority of the Roman emperor
1. the governor of a province
b. a procurator, an officer who was attached to a proconsul or a proprietor and had charge of the imperial revenues
1. in causes relating to these revenues he administered justice. In the smaller provinces also, which were so to speak appendages of the greater, he discharged the functions of governor of the province; and such was the relation of the procurator of Judaea to the governor of Syria.
c. first, leading, chief
1. of a principal town as the capital of the region

Strong's Definitions

hayg-em-ohn'; from (2233) (ἡγέομαι); a leader, i.e. chief person (or figurative place) of a province: — governor, prince, ruler.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And thou Bethlehem, in the land of Juda, art not the least among the G2232s of Juda: for out of thee shall come a G2232, that shall rule my people Israel.


And ye shall be brought before G2232s and kings for my sake, for a testimony against them and the Gentiles.


And when they had bound him, they led him away, and delivered him to Pontius Pilate the G2232.


And Jesus stood before the G2232: and the G2232 asked him, saying, Art thou the King of the Jews? And Jesus said unto him, Thou sayest.


And he answered him to never a word; insomuch that the G2232 marvelled greatly.


Now at that feast the G2232 was wont to release unto the people a prisoner, whom they would.


The G2232 answered and said unto them, Whether of the twain will ye that I release unto you? They said, Barabbas.


And the G2232 said, Why, what evil hath he done? But they cried out the more, saying, Let him be crucified.


Then the soldiers of the G2232 took Jesus into the common hall, and gathered unto him the whole band of soldiers.


And if this come to the G2232's ears, we will persuade him, and secure you.