Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

apparently a primary word

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 4:29

KJV Translation Count — 143x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: people (143)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a people, people group, tribe, nation, all those who are of the same stock and language
2. of a great part of the population gathered together anywhere
For Synonyms see entry 5832 & 5927

Strong's Definitions

lah-os'; apparently a primary word; a people (in genitive; thus differing from (1218) (δη̑μος), which denotes one's own populace): — people.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And she shall bring forth a son, and thou shalt call his name JESUS: for he shall save his G2992 from their sins.


And when he had gathered all the chief priests and scribes of the G2992 together, he demanded of them where Christ should be born.


And thou Bethlehem, in the land of Juda, art not the least among the princes of Juda: for out of thee shall come a Governor, that shall rule my G2992 Israel.


The G2992 which sat in darkness saw great light; and to them which sat in the region and shadow of death light is sprung up.


And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing all manner of sickness and all manner of disease among the G2992.


And Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every sickness and every disease among the G2992.


For this G2992's heart is waxed gross, and their ears are dull of hearing, and their eyes they have closed; lest at any time they should see with their eyes, and hear with their ears, and should understand with their heart, and should be converted, and I should heal them.


This G2992 draweth nigh unto me with their mouth, and honoureth me with their lips; but their heart is far from me.


And when he was come into the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the G2992 came unto him as he was teaching, and said, By what authority doest thou these things? and who gave thee this authority?


Then assembled together the chief priests, and the scribes, and the elders of the G2992, unto the palace of the high priest, who was called Caiaphas,