Parts of Speech

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Root Word (Etymology)

from a presumed derivative of 4245

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 6:651

KJV Translation Count — 3x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: elders (1), estate of elders (1), presbytery (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. body of elders, presbytery, senate, council
a. of the Jewish elders
b. of the elders of any body (assembly) of Christians

Strong's Definitions

pres-boo-ter'-ee-on; neuter of a presumed derivative of (4245) (πρεσβύτερος); the order of elders, i.e. (special) Israelite Sanhedrim or Christian "presbytery": — (estate of) elder (-s), presbytery.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And as soon as it was day, the G4244 G4244 the people and the chief priests and the scribes came together, and led him into their council, saying,


As also the high priest doth bear me witness, and all the G4244 G4244 the G4244: from whom also I received letters unto the brethren, and went to Damascus, to bring them which were there bound unto Jerusalem, for to be punished.


Neglect not the gift that is in thee, which was given thee by prophecy, with the laying on G4244 the hands G4244 the G4244.