Parts of Speech

TDNT 5:497

Root Word (Etymology)

perhaps from the same as 3735 (through the idea of elevation)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: the sky

KJV Translation Count — 284x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: heaven (268), air (10), sky (5), heavenly 1537

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. the vaulted expanse of the sky with all things visible in it
a. the universe, the world
b. the aerial heavens or sky, the region where the clouds and the tempests gather, and where thunder and lightning are produced
c. the sidereal or starry heavens
2. the region above the sidereal heavens, the seat of order of things eternal and consummately perfect where God dwells and other heavenly beings

Strong's Definitions

oo-ran-os'; perhaps from the same as (3735) (ὄρος) (through the idea of elevation); the sky; by extension heaven (as the abode of God); by implication happiness, power, eternity; specially the Gospel (Christianity): — air, heaven ([ly]), sky.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And saying, Repent ye: for the kingdom of G3772 is at hand.


And Jesus, when he was baptized, went up straightway out of the water: and, lo, the G3772s were opened unto him, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove, and lighting upon him:


And lo a voice from G3772, saying, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased.


From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent: for the kingdom of G3772 is at hand.


Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of G3772.


Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness' sake: for theirs is the kingdom of G3772.


Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: for great is your reward in G3772: for so persecuted they the prophets which were before you.


Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in G3772.


For verily I say unto you, Till G3772 and earth pass, one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the law, till all be fulfilled.


Whosoever therefore shall break one of these least commandments, and shall teach men so, he shall be called the least in the kingdom of G3772: but whosoever shall do and teach them, the same shall be called great in the kingdom of G3772.