πολύς πολλός 





Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

including the forms from the alternate pollos

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 6:536

KJV Translation Count — 365x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: many (210), much (73), great (59), misc (23)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. many, much, large

Strong's Definitions

pol-oos'; including the forms from the alternate πολλός; (singular) much (in any respect) or (plural) many; neuter (singular) as adverb largely; neuter (plural) as adverb or noun often, mostly, largely: — abundant, + altogether, common, + far (passed, spent), (+ be of a) great (age, deal, -ly, while), long, many, much, oft (-en [-times]), plenteous, sore, straitly. Compare (4118) (πλει̑στος), (4119) (πλείων).

Concordance Results Using KJV

In Rama was there a voice heard, lamentation, and weeping, and G4183 mourning, Rachel weeping for her children, and would not be comforted, because they are not.


But when he saw G4183 of the Pharisees and Sadducees come to his baptism, he said unto them, O generation of vipers, who hath warned you to flee from the wrath to come?


And there followed him G4183 multitudes of people from Galilee, and from Decapolis, and from Jerusalem, and from Judaea, and from beyond Jordan.


Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: for G4183 is your reward in heaven: for so persecuted they the prophets which were before you.


Wherefore, if God so clothe the grass of the field, which to day is, and to morrow is cast into the oven, shall he not G4183 more clothe you, O ye of little faith?


Enter ye in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and G4183 there be which go in thereat:


G4183 will say to me in that day, Lord, Lord, have we not prophesied in thy name? and in thy name have cast out devils? and in thy name done G4183 wonderful works?


When he was come down from the mountain, G4183 multitudes followed him.


And I say unto you, That G4183 shall come from the east and west, and shall sit down with Abraham, and Isaac, and Jacob, in the kingdom of heaven.


When the even was come, they brought unto him G4183 that were possessed with devils: and he cast out the spirits with his word, and healed all that were sick: