Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from a primary nemo (to parcel out, especially food or grazing to animals)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 4:1022

KJV Translation Count — 197x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: law (197)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. anything established, anything received by usage, a custom, a law, a command
a. of any law whatsoever
1. a law or rule producing a state approved of God
a. by the observance of which is approved of God
2. a precept or injunction
3. the rule of action prescribed by reason
b. of the Mosaic law, and referring, acc. to the context. either to the volume of the law or to its contents
c. the Christian religion: the law demanding faith, the moral instruction given by Christ, esp. the precept concerning love
d. the name of the more important part (the Pentateuch), is put for the entire collection of the sacred books of the OT
For Synonyms see entry 5918

Strong's Definitions

nom'-os; from a primary νέμω (to parcel out, especially food or grazing to animals); law (through the idea of prescriptive usage), general (regulation), special (of Moses [including the volume]; also of the Gospel), or figurative (a principle): — law.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Think not that I am come to destroy the G3551, or the prophets: I am not come to destroy, but to fulfil.


For verily I say unto you, Till heaven and earth pass, one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the G3551, till all be fulfilled.


Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them: for this is the G3551 and the prophets.


For all the prophets and the G3551 prophesied until John.


Or have ye not read in the G3551, how that on the sabbath days the priests in the temple profane the sabbath, and are blameless?


Master, which is the great commandment in the G3551?


On these two commandments hang all the G3551 and the prophets.


Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye pay tithe of mint and anise and cummin, and have omitted the weightier matters of the G3551, judgment, mercy, and faith: these ought ye to have done, and not to leave the other undone.


And when the days of her purification according to the G3551 of Moses were accomplished, they brought him to Jerusalem, to present him to the Lord;


(As it is written in the G3551 of the Lord, Every male that openeth the womb shall be called holy to the Lord;)