kat-oy-keh'-ofrom 2596 and 3611

Parts of Speech

Root Word (Etymology)

TDNT 5:153

KJV Translation Count — 47x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: dwell (42), dweller (2), inhabitor (2), inhabitant (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to dwell, settle
a. metaph. divine powers, influences, etc., are said to dwell in his soul, to pervade, prompt, govern it
2. to dwell in, inhabit
a. God is said to dwell in the temple, i.e. to be always present for worshippers
For Synonyms see entry 5854

Strong's Definitions

kat-oy-keh'-o; from (2596) (κατά) and (3611) (οἰκέω); to house permanently, i.e. reside (literal or figurative): — dwell (-er), inhabitant (-ter).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And he came and dwelt in a city called Nazareth: that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophets, He shall be called a Nazarene.


And leaving Nazareth, he came and dwelt in Capernaum, which is upon the sea coast, in the borders of Zabulon and Nephthalim:


Then goeth he, and taketh with himself seven other spirits more wicked than himself, and they enter in and G2730 there: and the last state of that man is worse than the first. Even so shall it be also unto this wicked generation.


And whoso shall swear by the temple, sweareth by it, and by him that G2730eth therein.


Then goeth he, and taketh to him seven other spirits more wicked than himself; and they enter in, and G2730 there: and the last state of that man is worse than the first.


Or those eighteen, upon whom the tower in Siloam fell, and slew them, think ye that they were sinners above all men that dwelt in Jerusalem?


And it was known unto all the G2730ers at Jerusalem; insomuch as that field is called in their proper tongue, Aceldama, that is to say, The field of blood.


For it is written in the book of Psalms, Let his habitation be desolate, and let no man G2730 therein: and his bishoprick let another take.


And there were G2730ing at Jerusalem Jews, devout men, out of every nation under heaven.


Parthians, and Medes, and Elamites, and the G2730ers in Mesopotamia, and in Judaea, and Cappadocia, in Pontus, and Asia,