Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

of uncertain affinity

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 3:413

KJV Translation Count — 28x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: pure (17), clean (10), clear (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. clean, pure
a. physically
1. purified by fire
2. in a similitude, like a vine cleansed by pruning and so fitted to bear fruit
b. in a levitical sense
1. clean, the use of which is not forbidden, imparts no uncleanness
c. ethically
1. free from corrupt desire, from sin and guilt
2. free from every admixture of what is false, sincere genuine
3. blameless, innocent
4. unstained with the guilt of anything
For Synonyms see entry 5840 & 5896

Strong's Definitions

kath-ar-os'; of uncert. affin.; clean (literal or figurative): — clean, clear, pure.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Blessed are the G2513 in heart: for they shall see God.


Thou blind Pharisee, G2513se first that which is within the cup and platter, that the outside of them may be G2513 also.


And when Joseph had taken the body, he wrapped it in a G2513 linen cloth,


But rather give alms of such things as ye have; and, behold, all things are G2513 unto you.


Jesus saith to him, He that is washed needeth not save to wash his feet, but is G2513 every whit: and ye are G2513, but not all.


For he knew who should betray him; therefore said he, Ye are not all G2513.


Now ye are G2513 through the word which I have spoken unto you.


And when they opposed themselves, and blasphemed, he shook his raiment, and said unto them, Your blood be upon your own heads; I am G2513: from henceforth I will go unto the Gentiles.


Wherefore I take you to record this day, that I am G2513 from the blood of all men.


For meat destroy not the work of God. All things indeed are G2513; but it is evil for that man who eateth with offence.