Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from kuros (supremacy)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 3:1039

KJV Translation Count — 748x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Lord (667), lord (54), master (11), sir (6), Sir (6), misc (4)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. he to whom a person or thing belongs, about which he has power of deciding; master, lord
a. the possessor and disposer of a thing
1. the owner; one who has control of the person, the master
2. in the state: the sovereign, prince, chief, the Roman emperor
b. is a title of honour expressive of respect and reverence, with which servants greet their master
c. this title is given to: God, the Messiah
For Synonyms see entry 5830

Strong's Definitions

koo'-ree-os; from κυ̑ρος (supremacy); supreme in authority, i.e. (as noun) controller; by implication Mr. (as a respectful title): — God, Lord, master, Sir.

Concordance Results Using KJV

But while he thought on these things, behold, the angel of the G2962 appeared unto him in a dream, saying, Joseph, thou son of David, fear not to take unto thee Mary thy wife: for that which is conceived in her is of the Holy Ghost.


Now all this was done, that it might be fulfilled which was spoken of the G2962 by the prophet, saying,


Then Joseph being raised from sleep did as the angel of the G2962 had bidden him, and took unto him his wife:


And when they were departed, behold, the angel of the G2962 appeareth to Joseph in a dream, saying, Arise, and take the young child and his mother, and flee into Egypt, and be thou there until I bring thee word: for Herod will seek the young child to destroy him.


And was there until the death of Herod: that it might be fulfilled which was spoken of the G2962 by the prophet, saying, Out of Egypt have I called my son.


But when Herod was dead, behold, an angel of the G2962 appeareth in a dream to Joseph in Egypt,


For this is he that was spoken of by the prophet Esaias, saying, The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the G2962, make his paths straight.


Jesus said unto him, It is written again, Thou shalt not tempt the G2962 thy God.


Then saith Jesus unto him, Get thee hence, Satan: for it is written, Thou shalt worship the G2962 thy God, and him only shalt thou serve.


Again, ye have heard that it hath been said by them of old time, Thou shalt not forswear thyself, but shalt perform unto the G2962 thine oaths: