Parts of Speech

n n

Root Word (Etymology)

from the base of 4639

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 7:423

KJV Translation Count — 32x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: darkness (32)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. darkness
a. of night darkness
b. of darkened eyesight or blindness
2. metaph.
a. of ignorance respecting divine things and human duties, and the accompanying ungodliness and immorality, together with their consequent misery in hell
b. persons in whom darkness becomes visible and holds sway
For Synonyms see entry 5926

Strong's Definitions

skot'-os; from the base of (4639) (σκία); shadiness, i.e. obscurity (literal or figurative): — darkness.

Concordance Results Using KJV

The people which sat in G4655 saw great light; and to them which sat in the region and shadow of death light is sprung up.


But if thine eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of G4655. If therefore the light that is in thee be G4655, how great is that G4655!


But the children of the kingdom shall be cast out into outer G4655: there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.


Then said the king to the servants, Bind him hand and foot, and take him away, and cast him into outer G4655; there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.


And cast ye the unprofitable servant into outer G4655: there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.


Now from the sixth hour there was G4655 over all the land unto the ninth hour.


And when the sixth hour was come, there was G4655 over the whole land until the ninth hour.


To give light to them that sit in G4655 and in the shadow of death, to guide our feet into the way of peace.


Take heed therefore that the light which is in thee be not G4655.


When I was daily with you in the temple, ye stretched forth no hands against me: but this is your hour, and the power of G4655.