Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 4655

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 7:423

KJV Translation Count — 16x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: darkness (14), dark (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. darkness
2. the darkness due to want of light
3. metaph. used of ignorance of divine things, and its associated wickedness, and the resultant misery in hell

Strong's Definitions

skot-ee'-ah; from (4655) (σκότος); dimness, obscurity (literal or figurative): — dark (-ness).

Concordance Results Using KJV

What I tell you in G4653, that speak ye in light: and what ye hear in the ear, that preach ye upon the housetops.


Therefore whatsoever ye have spoken in G4653 shall be heard in the light; and that which ye have spoken in the ear in closets shall be proclaimed upon the housetops.


And the light shineth in G4653; and the G4653 comprehended it not.


And entered into a ship, and went over the sea toward Capernaum. And it was now G4653, and Jesus was not come to them.


Then spake Jesus again unto them, saying, I am the light of the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in G4653, but shall have the light of life.


Then Jesus said unto them, Yet a little while is the light with you. Walk while ye have the light, lest G4653 come upon you: for he that walketh in G4653 knoweth not whither he goeth.


I am come a light into the world, that whosoever believeth on me should not abide in G4653.


The first day of the week cometh Mary Magdalene early, when it was yet G4653, unto the sepulchre, and seeth the stone taken away from the sepulchre.


This then is the message which we have heard of him, and declare unto you, that God is light, and in him is no G4653 at all.


Again, a new commandment I write unto you, which thing is true in him and in you: because the G4653 is past, and the true light now shineth.