Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from an apparently primary stepho (to twine or wreathe)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 7:615

KJV Translation Count — 18x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: crown (18)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a crown
a. a mark of royal or (in general) exalted rank
1. the wreath or garland which was given as a prize to victors in public games
b. metaph. the eternal blessedness which will be given as a prize to the genuine servants of God and Christ: the crown (wreath) which is the reward of the righteousness
c. that which is an ornament and honour to one
For Synonyms see entry 5833

Strong's Definitions

stef'-an-os; from an apparently primary στέφω (to twine or wreathe); a chaplet (as a badge of royalty, a prize in the public games or a symbol of honor general; but more conspicuous and elaborate than the simple fillet, (1238) (διάδημα)), literal or figurative: — crown.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And when they had platted a G4735 of thorns, they put it upon his head, and a reed in his right hand: and they bowed the knee before him, and mocked him, saying, Hail, King of the Jews!


And they clothed him with purple, and platted a G4735 of thorns, and put it about his head,


And the soldiers platted a G4735 of thorns, and put it on his head, and they put on him a purple robe,


Then came Jesus forth, wearing the G4735 of thorns, and the purple robe. And Pilate saith unto them, Behold the man!


And every man that striveth for the mastery is temperate in all things. Now they do it to obtain a corruptible G4735; but we an incorruptible.


Therefore, my brethren dearly beloved and longed for, my joy and G4735, so stand fast in the Lord, my dearly beloved.


For what is our hope, or joy, or G4735 of rejoicing? Are not even ye in the presence of our Lord Jesus Christ at his coming?


Henceforth there is laid up for me a G4735 of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all them also that love his appearing.


Blessed is the man that endureth temptation: for when he is tried, he shall receive the G4735 of life, which the Lord hath promised to them that love him.


And when the chief Shepherd shall appear, ye shall receive a G4735 of glory that fadeth not away.