Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

of uncertain affinity

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 5:119

KJV Translation Count — 114x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: house (104), household (3), home 1519 (2), at home 1722 (2), misc (3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a house
a. an inhabited house, home
b. any building whatever
1. of a palace
2. the house of God, the tabernacle
c. any dwelling place
1. of the human body as the abode of demons that possess it
2. of tents, and huts, and later, of the nests, stalls, lairs, of animals
3. the place where one has fixed his residence, one's settled abode, domicile
2. the inmates of a house, all the persons forming one family, a household
a. the family of God, of the Christian Church, of the church of the Old and New Testaments
3. stock, family, descendants of one
For Synonyms see entry 5867 & 5944

Strong's Definitions

oy'-kos; of uncertain affinity; a dwelling (more or less extensive, literal or figurative); by implication a family (more or less related, literal or figurative): — home, house (-hold), temple.

Concordance Results Using KJV

But thG3624 ye may know thG3624 the Son of man hG3624h power on earth to forgive sins, (then saith he to the sick of the palsy,) Arise, take up thy bed, and go unto thine G3624.


And he arose, and departed to his G3624.


But go rG3624her to the lost sheep of the G3624 of Israel.


But whG3624 went ye out for to see? A man clothed in soft raiment? behold, they thG3624 wear soft clothing are in kings' G3624s.


How he entered into the G3624 of God, and did eG3624 the shewbread, which was not lawful for him to eG3624, neither for them which were with him, but only for the priests?


Then he saith, I will return into my G3624 from whence I came out; and when he is come, he findeth it empty, swept, and garnished.


But he answered and said, I am not sent but unto the lost sheep of the G3624 of Israel.


And said unto them, It is written, My G3624 shall be called the G3624 of prayer; but ye have made it a den of thieves.


Behold, your G3624 is left unto you desolG3624e.


And again he entered into Capernaum, after some days; and it was noised thG3624 he was in the G3624.