Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
TWOT Reference: TDNT 6:579
KJV Translation Count — 12x
The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: harlot (8), whore (4)
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. a woman who sells her body for sexual uses
a. a prostitute, a harlot, one who yields herself to defilement for the sake of gain
b. any woman indulging in unlawful sexual intercourse, whether for gain or for lust
2. metaph. an idolatress
a. of "Babylon" i.e. Rome, the chief seat of idolatry
por'-nay; feminine of (4205) (πόρνος); a strumpet; figurative an idolater: — harlot, whore.
Concordance Results Using KJV
Whether of them twain did the will of his father? They say unto him, The first. Jesus saith unto them, Verily I say unto you, That the publicans and the G4204s go into the kingdom of God before you.
For John came unto you in the way of righteousness, and ye believed him not: but the publicans and the G4204s believed him: and ye, when ye had seen it, repented not afterward, that ye might believe him.
But as soon as this thy son was come, which hath devoured thy living with G4204s, thou hast killed for him the fatted calf.
Know ye not that your bodies are the members of Christ? shall I then take the members of Christ, and make them the members of an G4204? God forbid.
What? know ye not that he which is joined to an G4204 is one body? for two, saith he, shall be one flesh.
By faith the G4204 Rahab perished not with them that believed not, when she had received the spies with peace.
Likewise also was not Rahab the G4204 justified by works, when she had received the messengers, and had sent them out another way?
And there came one of the seven angels which had the seven vials, and talked with me, saying unto me, Come hither; I will shew unto thee the judgment of the great G4204 that sitteth upon many waters:
And upon her forehead was a name written, MYSTERY, BABYLON THE GREAT, THE MOTHER OF G4204S AND ABOMINATIONS OF THE EARTH.
And he saith unto me, The waters which thou sawest, where the G4204 sitteth, are peoples, and multitudes, and nations, and tongues.