Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

apparently a root word [cf "door"]

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 3:173

KJV Translation Count — 39x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: door (38), gate (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a door
a. the vestibule
b. used of any opening like a door, an entrance, way or passage into
c. in a parable or metaphor
1. the door through which sheep go in and out, the name of him who brings salvation to those who follow his guidance
2. "an open door" is used of the opportunity of doing something
3. the door of the kingdom of heaven (likened to a palace) denotes the conditions which must be complied with in order to be received into the kingdom of God

Strong's Definitions

thoo'-rah; apparently a primary word [compare "door"]; a portal or entrance (the opening or the closure, literal or figurative): — door, gate.

Concordance Results Using KJV

But thou, when thou prayest, enter into thy closet, and when thou hast shut thy G2374, pray to thy Father which is in secret; and thy Father which seeth in secret shall reward thee openly.


So likewise ye, when ye shall see all these things, know that it is near, even at the G2374s.


And while they went to buy, the bridegroom came; and they that were ready went in with him to the marriage: and the G2374 was shut.


And laid it in his own new tomb, which he had hewn out in the rock: and he rolled a great stone to the G2374 of the sepulchre, and departed.


And, behold, there was a great earthquake: for the angel of the Lord descended from heaven, and came and rolled back the stone from the G2374, and sat upon it.


And all the city was gathered together at the G2374.


And straightway many were gathered together, insomuch that there was no room to receive them, no, not so much as about the G2374: and he preached the word unto them.


And they went their way, and found the colt tied by the G2374 without in a place where two ways met; and they loose him.


So ye in like manner, when ye shall see these things come to pass, know that it is nigh, even at the G2374s.


And he bought fine linen, and took him down, and wrapped him in the linen, and laid him in a sepulchre which was hewn out of a rock, and rolled a stone unto the G2374 of the sepulchre.