Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 4413 and 2828

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 6:870

KJV Translation Count — 5x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: uppermost room (2), chief room (2), highest room (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. the first reclining place, the chief place at table
2. the relative rank of the several places at table varied among the Persians, Greeks, and Romans; and what arrangements the Jews had in the time of Christ can not be accurately determined

Strong's Definitions

pro-tok-lis-ee'-ah; from (4413) (πρω̑τος) and (2828) (κλισία); a reclining first (in the place of honor) at the dinner-bed, i.e. preeminence at meals: — chief (highest, uppermost) room.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And love the G4411 G4411s at feasts, and the G4411 seats in the synagogues,


And the G4411 seats in the synagogues, and the G4411 G4411s at feasts:


And he put forth a parable to those which were bidden, when he marked how they chose out the G4411 G4411s; saying unto them,


When thou art bidden of any man to a wedding, sit not down in the G4411 G4411; lest a more honourable man than thou be bidden of him;


Beware of the scribes, which desire to walk in long robes, and love greetings in the markets, and the G4411 seats in the synagogues, and the G4411 G4411s at feasts;