Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

middle voice from 4253 and 5087

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 8:164

KJV Translation Count — 3x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: purpose (2), set forth (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to place before, to set forth
a. to set forth to be looked at, expose to view
b. to expose to public view
1. of the bodies of the dead
2. to let lie in state
2. to set before one's self, propose to one's self
a. to purpose, determine

Strong's Definitions

prot-ith'-em-ahee; middle from (4253) (πρό) and (5087) (τίθημι); to place before, i.e. (for oneself) to exhibit; (to oneself) to propose (determine): — purpose, set forth.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Now I would not have you ignorant, brethren, that oftentimes I G4388d to come unto you, (but was let hitherto,) that I might have some fruit among you also, even as among other Gentiles.


Whom God hath G4388 G4388 to be a propitiation through faith in his blood, to declare his righteousness for the remission of sins that are past, through the forbearance of God;


Having made known unto us the mystery of his will, according to his good pleasure which he hath G4388d in himself: