Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 2936

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 3:1000

KJV Translation Count — 19x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: creature (11), creation (6), building (1), ordinance (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. the act of founding, establishing, building etc
a. the act of creating, creation
b. creation i.e. thing created
1. of individual things, beings, a creature, a creation
a. anything created
b. after a rabbinical usage (by which a man converted from idolatry to Judaism was called)
c. the sum or aggregate of things created
c. institution, ordinance

Strong's Definitions

ktis'-is; from (2936) (κτίζω); original formation (properly the act; by implication the thing, literal or figurative): — building, creation, creature, ordinance.

Concordance Results Using KJV

But from the beginning of the G2937 God made them male and female.


For in those days shall be affliction, such as was not from the beginning of the G2937 which God created unto this time, neither shall be.


And he said unto them, Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every G2937.


For the invisible things of him from the G2937 of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his eternal power and Godhead; so that they are without excuse:


Who changed the truth of God into a lie, and worshipped and served the G2937 more than the Creator, who is blessed for ever. Amen.


For the earnest expectation of the G2937 waiteth for the manifestation of the sons of God.


For the G2937 was made subject to vanity, not willingly, but by reason of him who hath subjected the same in hope,


Because the G2937 itself also shall be delivered from the bondage of corruption into the glorious liberty of the children of God.


For we know that the whole G2937 groaneth and travaileth in pain together until now.


Nor height, nor depth, nor any other G2937, shall be able to separate us from the love of God, which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.