Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 3962

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 5:1014

KJV Translation Count — 3x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: of (one's) fathers (2), of the fathers (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. descending from father to son or from ancestors to their posterity as it were by right of inheritance
2. received from the fathers
For Synonyms see entry 5869

Strong's Definitions

pat-ro'-os; from (3962) (πατήρ); paternal, i.e. hereditary: — of fathers.

Concordance Results Using KJV

I am verily a man which am a Jew, born in Tarsus, a city in Cilicia, yet brought up in this city at G3971 feet G3971 Gamaliel, and taught according to G3971 perfect manner G3971 G3971 law G3971 G3971 G3971, and was zealous toward God, as ye all are this day.


But this I confess unto G3971e, that after G3971 way which G3971y call heresy, so worship I G3971 God G3971 my G3971, believing all things which are written in G3971 law and in G3971 prophets:


And it came to pass, that after three days Paul called G3971 chief G3971 G3971 Jews togeG3971r: and when G3971y were come togeG3971r, he said unto G3971m, Men and brethren, though I have committed nothing against G3971 people, or customs G3971 our G3971, yet was I delivered prisoner from Jerusalem into G3971 hands G3971 G3971 Romans.