Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from a derivative probably of 3817 (meaning a "path")

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 5:940

KJV Translation Count — 5x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: tread (3), tread down (1), tread under feet (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to tread
a. to trample, crush with the feet
b. to advance by setting foot upon, tread upon: to encounter successfully the greatest perils from the machinations and persecutions with which Satan would fain thwart the preaching of the gospel
c. to tread under foot, trample on, i.e. to treat with insult and contempt: to desecrate the holy city by devastation and outrage

Strong's Definitions

pat-eh'-o; from a derivative probably of (3817) (παίω) (meaning a "path"); to trample (literal or figurative): — tread (down, under foot).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Behold, I give unto you power to G3961 on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy: and nothing shall by any means hurt you.


And they shall fall by the edge of the sword, and shall be led away captive into all nations: and Jerusalem shall be trodden G3961 of the Gentiles, until the times of the Gentiles be fulfilled.


But the court which is without the temple leave out, and measure it not; for it is given unto the Gentiles: and the holy city shall they G3961 G3961 foot forty and two months.


And the winepress was trodden without the city, and blood came out of the winepress, even unto the horse bridles, by the space of a thousand and six hundred furlongs.


And out of his mouth goeth a sharp sword, that with it he should smite the nations: and he shall rule them with a rod of iron: and he G3961eth the winepress of the fierceness and wrath of Almighty God.


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