Parts of Speech

n n

Root Word (Etymology)

from 4314 and ops (the visage, from 3700)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 6:768

KJV Translation Count — 78x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: face (55), person (7), presence (7), countenance (3), not tr (1), misc (5)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. the face
a. the front of the human head
b. countenance, look
1. the face so far forth as it is the organ of sight, and by it various movements and changesa the index of the inward thoughts and feelings
c. the appearance one presents by his wealth or property, his rank or low condition
1. outward circumstances, external condition
2. used in expressions which denote to regard the person in one's judgment and treatment of men
2. the outward appearance of inanimate things

Strong's Definitions

pros'-o-pon; from (4314) (πρός) and ὤψ (the visage; from (3700) (ὀπτάνομαι)); the front (as being towards view), i.e. the countenance, aspect, appearance, surface; by implication presence, person: — (outward) appearance, x before, countenance, face, fashion, (men's) person, presence.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Moreover when ye fast, be G4383, as the hypocrites, of a sad G4383: for they disfigure their G4383s, that they may appear unto men to fast. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward.


But thou, when thou fastest, anoint thine head, and wash thy G4383;


For this is he, of whom it is written, Behold, I send my messenger before thy G4383, which shall prepare thy way before thee.


And in the morning, It will be foul weather to day: for the sky is red and lowring. O ye hypocrites, ye can discern the G4383 of the sky; but can ye G4383 discern the signs of the times?


And was G4383ansfigured before them: and his G4383 did shine as the sun, and his raiment was white as the light.


And when the disciples heard it, they fell on their G4383, and were sore afraid.


Take heed that ye despise G4383 one of these little ones; for I say unto you, That in heaven their angels do always behold the G4383 of my Father which is in heaven.


And they sent out unto him their disciples with the Herodians, saying, Master, we know that thou art G4383ue, and teachest the way of God in G4383uth, neither carest thou for any man: for thou regardest G4383 the G4383 of men.


And he went a little further, and fell on his G4383, and prayed, saying, O my Father, if it be possible, let this cup pass from me: nevertheless G4383 as I will, but as thou wilt.


Then did they spit in his G4383, and buffeted him; and others smote him with the palms of their hands,