Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 2818

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 3:767

KJV Translation Count — 18x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: inherit (15), be heir (2), obtain by inheritance (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to receive a lot, receive by lot
a. esp. to receive a part of an inheritance, receive as an inheritance, obtain by right of inheritance
b. to be an heir, to inherit
2. to receive the portion assigned to one, receive an allotted portion, receive as one's own or as a possession
3. to become partaker of, to obtain

Strong's Definitions

klay-ron-om-eh'-o; from (2818) (κληρονόμος); to be an heir to (literal or figurative): — be heir, (obtain by) inherit (-ance).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Blessed are the meek: for they shall G2816 the earth.


And every one that hath forsaken houses, or brethren, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, for my name's sake, shall receive an hundredfold, and shall G2816 everlasting life.


Then shall the King say unto them on his right hand, Come, ye blessed of my Father, G2816 the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world:


And when he was gone forth into the way, there came one running, and kneeled to him, and asked him, Good Master, what shall I do that I may G2816 eternal life?


And, G2816hold, a certain lawyer stood up, and tempted him, saying, Master, what shall I do to G2816 eternal life?


And a certain ruler asked him, saying, Good Master, what shall I do to G2816 eternal life?


Know ye not that the unrighteous shall not G2816 the kingdom of God? G2816 not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves with mankind,


Nor thieves, nor covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor extortioners, shall G2816 the kingdom of God.


Now this I say, brethren, that flesh and blood cannot G2816 the kingdom of God; neither doth corruption G2816 incorruption.


Nevertheless what saith the scripture? Cast out the bondwoman and her son: for the son of the bondwoman shall not G2816 G2816 with the son of the freewoman.