Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

probably of 2304 (in its original sense of flashing)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 3:122

KJV Translation Count — 7x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: brimstone (7)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. brimstone
a. divine incense, because burning brimstone was regarded as having power to purify, and to ward off disease

Strong's Definitions

thi'-on; probably neuter of (2304) (θει̑ος) (in its origin sense of flashing); sulphur: — brimstone.

Concordance Results Using KJV

But the same day that Lot went out of Sodom it rained fire and G2303 from heaven, and destroyed them all.


And thus I saw the horses in the vision, and them that sat on them, having breastplates of fire, and of jacinth, and G2303: and the heads of the horses were as the heads of lions; and out of their mouths issued fire and smoke and G2303.


By these three was the third part of men killed, by the fire, and by the smoke, and by the G2303, which issued out of their mouths.


The same shall drink of the wine of the wrath of God, which is poured out without mixture into the cup of his indignation; and he shall be tormented with fire and G2303 in the presence of the holy angels, and in the presence of the Lamb:


And the beast was taken, and with him the false prophet that wrought miracles before him, with which he deceived them that had received the mark of the beast, and them that worshipped his image. These both were cast alive into a lake of fire burning with G2303.


And the devil that deceived them was cast into the lake of fire and G2303, where the beast and the false prophet are, and shall be tormented day and night for ever and ever.


But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and G2303: which is the second death.