Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a strengthened form of 4253

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 6:720

KJV Translation Count — 726x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: unto (340), to (203), with (43), for (25), against (24), among (20), at (11), not tr (6), misc (53), vr to (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to the advantage of
2. at, near, by
3. to, towards, with, with regard to

Strong's Definitions

pros; a strengthened form of (4253) (πρό); a preposition of direction; forward to, i.e. toward (with the genitic the side of, i.e. pertaining to; with the dative by the side of, i.e. near to; usually with the accusative the place, time, occasion, or respect, which is the destination of the relation, i.e. whither or for which it is predicated): — about, according to, against, among, at, because of, before, between, ([where-]) by, for, x at thy house, in, for intent, nigh unto, of, which pertain to, that, to (the end that), + together, to ([you]) -ward, unto, with (-in). In comparative it denotes essentially the same applications, namely, motion towards, accession to, or nearness at.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And being warned of God in a dream thG4314 they should G4314 return G4314 Herod, they departed inG4314 their own counG4314y aG4314her way.


Then went out G4314 him Jerusalem, and all Judaea, and all the region round about Jordan,


And now also the axe is laid G4314 the root of the G4314ees: thereG4314e every G4314ee which bringeth G4314 G4314th good fruit is hewn down, and cast inG4314 the fire.


Then cometh Jesus from Galilee G4314 Jordan G4314 John, G4314 be baptized of him.


But John G4314bad him, saying, I have need G4314 be baptized of thee, and comest thou G4314 me?


And Jesus answering said G4314 him, Suffer it G4314 be so now: G4314 thus it becometh us G4314 fulfil all righteousness. Then he suffered him.


And saith G4314 him, If thou be the Son of God, cast thyself down: G4314 it is written, He shall give his angels charge concerning thee: and in their hands they shall bear thee up, lest G4314 any time thou dash thy foot G4314 a sG4314ne.


But I say G4314 you, ThG4314 whosoever looketh on a woman G4314 lust after her hG4314h committed adultery G4314 her already in his heart.


Take heed thG4314 ye do G4314 your alms beG4314e men, G4314 be seen of them: otherwise ye have no reward of your FG4314her which is in heaven.


Beware of false prophets, which come G4314 you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly they are ravening wolves.