Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 4204

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 6:579

KJV Translation Count — 8x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: commit fornication (7), commit (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to prostitute one's body to the lust of another
2. to give one's self to unlawful sexual intercourse
a. to commit fornication
3. metaph. to be given to idolatry, to worship idols
a. to permit one's self to be drawn away by another into idolatry

Strong's Definitions

porn-yoo'-o; from (4204) (πόρνη); to act the harlot, i.e. (literal) indulge unlawful lust (of either sex), or (figurative) practise idolatry: — commit (fornication).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Flee G4203. Every sin that a man doeth is without the body; but he that G4203teth G4203 sinneth against his own body.


Neither let us G4203 G4203, as some of them G4203ted, and fell in one day three and twenty thousand.


But I have a few things against thee, because thou hast there them that hold the doctrine of Balaam, who taught Balac to cast a stumblingblock before the children of Israel, to eat things sacrificed unto idols, and to G4203 G4203.


Notwithstanding I have a few things against thee, because thou sufferest that woman Jezebel, which calleth herself a prophetess, to teach and to seduce my servants to G4203 G4203, and to eat things sacrificed unto idols.


With whom the kings of the earth have G4203ted G4203, and the inhabitants of the earth have been made drunk with the wine of her G4203.


For all nations have drunk of the wine of the wrath of her G4203, and the kings of the earth have G4203ted G4203 with her, and the merchants of the earth are waxed rich through the abundance of her delicacies.


And the kings of the earth, who have G4203ted G4203 and lived deliciously with her, shall bewail her, and lament for her, when they shall see the smoke of her burning,