Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

apparently a primary word

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 6:921

KJV Translation Count — 10x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: gate (10)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a gate
a. of the larger sort
1. in the wall of either a city
2. a palace
3. a town
4. the temple
5. a prison
2. the gates of hell (likened to a vast prison)
3. metaph. the access or entrance into any state

Strong's Definitions

poo'-lay; apparently a primary word; a gate, i.e. the leaf or wing of a folding entrance (literal or figurative): — gate.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Enter ye in at the strait G4439: for wide is the G4439, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat:


Because strait is the G4439, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.


And I say also unto thee, That thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church; and the G4439s of hell shall not prevail against it.


Now when he came nigh to the G4439 of the city, behold, there was a dead man carried out, the only son of his mother, and she was a widow: and much people of the city was with her.


Strive to enter in at the strait G4439: for many, I say unto you, will seek to enter in, and shall not be able.


And they knew that it was he which sat for alms at the Beautiful G4439 of the temple: and they were filled with wonder and amazement at that which had happened unto him.


But their laying await was known of Saul. And they watched the G4439s day and night to kill him.


When they were past the first and the second ward, they came unto the iron G4439 that leadeth unto the city; which opened to them of his own accord: and they went out, and passed on through one street; and forthwith the angel departed from him.


Wherefore Jesus also, that he might sanctify the people with his own blood, suffered without the G4439.