Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 4012 (in the sense of beyond)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 6:61

KJV Translation Count — 10x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: more (2), beyond measure (1), vehemently Trans (1), more abundantly (1), advantage (1), superfluous (1), very highly 5228 1537 (1), exceeding abundantly above 5228 1537 (1), exceeding 5228 1537 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. exceeding some number or measure or rank or need
a. over and above, more than is necessary, superadded
1. exceeding abundantly, supremely
2. something further, more, much more than all, more plainly
b. superior, extraordinary, surpassing, uncommon
1. pre-eminence, superiority, advantage, more eminent, more remarkable, more excellent

Strong's Definitions

per-is-sos'; from (4012) (περί) (in the sense of beyond); superabundant (in quantity) or superior (in quality); by implication excessive; adverb (with (1537) (ἐκ)) violently; neuter (as noun) preeminence: — exceeding abundantly above, more abundantly, advantage, exceedingly, very highly, beyond measure, more, superfluous, vehement [-ly].

Concordance Results Using KJV

But let your communication be, Yea, yea; Nay, nay: for whatsoever is G4053 than these cometh of evil.


And if ye salute your brethren only, what do ye G4053 than others? do not even the publicans so?


But what went ye out for to see? A prophet? yea, I say unto you, and G4053 than a prophet.


Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye devour widows' houses, and for a pretence make long prayer: therefore ye shall receive the greater damnation.


And he went up unto them into the ship; and the wind ceased: and they were sore amazed in themselves G4053 G4053, and wondered.


Which devour widows' houses, and for a pretence make long prayers: these shall receive greater damnation.


But he spake the G4053 G4053, If I should die with thee, I will not deny thee in any wise. Likewise also said they all.


But what went ye out for to see? A prophet? Yea, I say unto you, and much G4053 than a prophet.


And I say unto you my friends, Be not afraid of them that kill the body, and after that have no G4053 that they can do.


But he that knew not, and did commit things worthy of stripes, shall be beaten with few stripes. For unto whomsoever much is given, of him shall be much required: and to whom men have committed much, of him they will ask the G4053.