Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 3784

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 5:565

KJV Translation Count — 7x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: debtor (5), sinner (1), which owed (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. one who owes another, a debtor
a. one held by some obligation, bound by some duty
b. one who has not yet made amends to whom he has injured:
1. one who owes God penalty or whom God can demand punishment as something due, i.e. a sinner

Strong's Definitions

of-i-let'-ace; from (3784) (ὀφείλω); an ower, i.e. person indebted; figurative a delinquent; morally a transgressor (against God): — debtor, which owed, sinner.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our G3781s.


And when he had begun to reckon, one was brought unto him, G3781 G3781 him ten thousand talents.


Or those eighteen, upon whom the tower in Siloam fell, and slew them, think ye that they were G3781s above all men that dwelt in Jerusalem?


I am G3781 both to the Greeks, and to the Barbarians; both to the wise, and to the unwise.


Therefore, brethren, we are G3781s, not to the flesh, to live after the flesh.


It hath pleased them verily; and their G3781s they are. For if the Gentiles have been made partakers of their spiritual things, their duty is also to minister unto them in carnal things.


For I testify again to every man that is circumcised, that he is a G3781 to do the whole law.