Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 3844 and 190

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:215

KJV Translation Count — 4x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: follow (1), have understanding (1), attain (1), fully know (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to follow after
a. so to follow one as to be always at his side
b. to follow close, accompany
2. metaph.
a. to be always present, to attend one wherever he goes
b. to follow up a thing in mind so as to attain to the knowledge of it
1. to understand, (cf our follow a matter up, trace its course)
2. to examine thoroughly, investigate
c. to follow faithfully i.e a standard or rule, to conform one's self to

Strong's Definitions

par-ak-ol-oo-theh'-o; from (3844) (παρά) and (190) (ἀκολουθέω); to follow near, i.e. (figurative) attend (as a result), trace out, conform to: — attain, follow, fully know, have understanding.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And these signs shall G3877 them that believe; In my name shall they cast out devils; they shall speak with new tongues;


It seemed good to me also, having had perfect G3877 of all things from the very first, to write unto thee in order, most excellent Theophilus,


If thou put the brethren in remembrance of these things, thou shalt be a good minister of Jesus Christ, nourished up in the words of faith and of good doctrine, whereunto thou hast G3877ed.


But thou hast G3877 G3877n my doctrine, manner of life, purpose, faith, longsuffering, charity, patience,