leg-eh-ohn' or transliterated: legeon;

Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

of Latin origin

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 4:68

KJV Translation Count — 4x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: legion (4)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a legion, a body of soldiers whose number differed at different times, and in the time of Augustus seems to have consisted of 6826 men (i.e. 6100 foot soldiers, and 726 horsemen)

Strong's Definitions

leg-eh-ohn'; of Latin origin; a "legion", i.e. Roman regiment (figurative): — legion.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Thinkest thou that I cannot now pray to my Father, and he shall presently give me more than twelve G3003s of angels?


And he asked him, What is thy name? And he answered, saying, My name is G3003: for we are many.


And they come to Jesus, and see him that was possessed with the devil, and had the G3003, sitting, and clothed, and in his right mind: and they were afraid.


And Jesus asked him, saying, What is thy name? And he said, G3003: because many devils were entered into him.