Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
perhaps from 2046 (as a symbol of the female messenger of the pagan deities)
TWOT Reference: TDNT 3:339
KJV Translation Count — 2x
The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: rainbow (2)
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. a rainbow
ee'-ris; perhaps from (2046) (ἐρέω) (as a symbolical of the female messenger of the pagan deities); a rainbow ("iris"): — rainbow.
Concordance Results Using KJV
And he that sat was to look upon like a jasper and a sardine stone: and there was a G2463 round about the throne, in sight like unto an emerald.
And I saw another mighty angel come down from heaven, clothed with a cloud: and a G2463 was upon his head, and his face was as it were the sun, and his feet as pillars of fire: