Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 40

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:111

KJV Translation Count — 29x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: sanctify (26), hallow (2), be holy (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to render or acknowledge, or to be venerable or hallow
2. to separate from profane things and dedicate to God
a. consecrate things to God
b. dedicate people to God
3. to purify
a. to cleanse externally
b. to purify by expiation: free from the guilt of sin
c. to purify internally by renewing of the soul

Strong's Definitions

hag-ee-ad'-zo; from (40) (ἅγιος); to make holy, i.e. (ceremony) purify or consecrate; (mentally) to venerate: — hallow, be holy, sanctify.

Concordance Results Using KJV

After this manner therefore pray ye: Our Father which art in heaven, G37ed G37 thy name.


Ye fools and blind: for whether is greater, the gold, or the temple that sanctifieth the gold?


Ye fools and blind: for whether is greater, the gift, or the altar that sanctifieth the gift?


And he said unto them, When ye pray, say, Our Father which art in heaven, G37ed G37 thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will G37 done, as in heaven, so in earth.


Say ye of him, whom the Father hath sanctified, and sent into the world, Thou blasphemest; G37cause I said, I am the Son of God?


G37 them through thy truth: thy word is truth.


And for their sakes I G37 myself, that they also might G37 sanctified through the truth.


And now, brethren, I commend you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build you up, and to give you an inheritance among all them which are sanctified.


To open their eyes, and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and inheritance among them which are sanctified by faith that is in me.


That I should G37 the minister of Jesus Christ to the Gentiles, ministering the gospel of God, that the offering up of the Gentiles might G37 acceptable, G37ing sanctified by the G37 Ghost.