πλέω πλεύω 




pleh'-o another form for transliterated: pleuo;

Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

probably a form of 4150 (through the idea of plunging through the water)

KJV Translation Count — 5x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: sail (5)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to sail, navigate, travel by ship

Strong's Definitions

pleh'-o; another form for πλεύω, plyoo'-o, which is used as an alternate in certain tenses; probably a form of (4150) (πλύνω) (through the idea of plunging through the water); to pass in a vessel: — sail. See also (4130) (πλήθω).

Concordance Results Using KJV

But as they G4126ed he fell asleep: and there came down a storm of wind on the lake; and they were filled with water, and were in jeopardy.


Now when we had discovered Cyprus, we left it on the left hand, and G4126ed into Syria, and landed at Tyre: for there the ship was to unlade her burden.


And entering into a ship of Adramyttium, we launched, meaning to G4126 by the coasts of Asia; one Aristarchus, a Macedonian of Thessalonica, being with us.


And there the centurion found a ship of Alexandria G4126ing into Italy; and he put us therein.


Saying, Fear not, Paul; thou must be brought before Caesar: and, lo, God hath given thee all them that G4126 with thee.