Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

middle voice from 4314 and 2564

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 3:500

KJV Translation Count — 30x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: call unto (20), call (7), call for (2), call to (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to call to
2. to call to one's self
3. to bid to come to one's self
4. metaph.
a. God is said to call to himself the Gentiles, aliens as they are from him, by inviting them, through the preaching of the gospel unto fellowship with himself in the Messiah's kingdom
b. Christ and the Holy Sprit are said to call to themselves those preachers of the gospel to whom they have decided to intrust a service having reference to the extension of the gospel

Strong's Definitions

pros-kal-eh'-om-ahee; middle from (4314) (πρός) and (2564) (καλέω); to call toward oneself, i.e. summon, invite: — call (for, to, unto).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And when he had G4341ed G4341 him his twelve disciples, he gave them power against unclean spirits, G4341 cast them out, and G4341 heal all manner of sickness and all manner of disease.


And he G4341ed the multitude, and said G4341 them, Hear, and understand:


Then Jesus G4341ed his disciples G4341 him, and said, I have compassion on the multitude, because they continue with me now three days, and have nothing G4341 eat: and I will not send them away fasting, lest they faint in the way.


And Jesus G4341ed a little child G4341 him, and set him in the midst of them,


Then his lord, after that he had G4341ed him, said G4341 him, O thou wicked servant, I G4341gave thee all that debt, because thou desiredst me:


But Jesus G4341ed them G4341 him, and said, Ye know that the princes of the Gentiles exercise dominion over them, and they that are great exercise authority upon them.


And he goeth up inG4341 a mountain, and G4341eth G4341 him whom he would: and they came G4341 him.


And he G4341ed them G4341 him, and said G4341 them in parables, How can Satan cast out Satan?


And he G4341ed G4341 him the twelve, and began G4341 send them G4341th by two and two; and gave them power over unclean spirits;


And when he had G4341ed all the people G4341 him, he said G4341 them, Hearken G4341 me every one of you, and understand: