Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from thrao (to sit), a stately seat ("throne")

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 3:160

KJV Translation Count — 61x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: throne (54), seat (7)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a throne seat
a. a chair of state having a footstool
b. assigned in the NT to kings, hence, kingly power or royalty
1. metaph. to God, the governor of the world
2. to the Messiah, Christ, the partner and assistant in the divine administration
a. hence divine power belonging to Christ
3. to judges i.e. tribunal or bench
4. to elders

Strong's Definitions

thron'-os; from θράω (to sit); a stately seat ("throne"); by implication power or (concrete) a potentate: — seat, throne.

Concordance Results Using KJV

But I say unto you, Swear not at all; neither by heaven; for it is God's G2362:


And Jesus said unto them, Verily I say unto you, That ye which have followed me, in the regeneration when the Son of man shall sit in the G2362 of his glory, ye also shall sit upon twelve G2362s, judging the twelve tribes of Israel.


And he that shall swear by heaven, sweareth by the G2362 of God, and by him that sitteth thereon.


When the Son of man shall come in his glory, and all the holy angels with him, then shall he sit upon the G2362 of his glory:


He shall be great, and shall be called the Son of the Highest: and the Lord God shall give unto him the G2362 of his father David:


He hath put down the mighty from their G2362s, and exalted them of low degree.


That ye may eat and drink at my table in my kingdom, and sit on G2362s judging the twelve tribes of Israel.


Therefore being a prophet, and knowing that God had sworn with an oath to him, that of the fruit of his loins, according to the flesh, he would raise up Christ to sit on his G2362;


Heaven is my G2362, and earth is my footstool: what house will ye build me? saith the Lord: or what is the place of my rest?


For by him were all things created, that are in heaven, and that are in earth, visible and invisible, whether they be G2362s, or dominions, or principalities, or powers: all things were created by him, and for him: