Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
from (the reduplicated form of) 4863
TWOT Reference: TDNT 7:798
KJV Translation Count — 57x
The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: synagogue (55), congregation (1), assembly (1)
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. a bringing together, gathering (as of fruits), a contracting
2. in the NT, an assembling together of men, an assembly of men
3. a synagogue
a. an assembly of Jews formally gathered together to offer prayers and listen to the reading and expositions of the scriptures; assemblies of that sort were held every sabbath and feast day, afterwards also on the second and fifth days of every week; name transferred to an assembly of Christians formally gathered together for religious purposes
b. the buildings where those solemn Jewish assemblies are held. Synagogues seem to date their origin from the Babylonian exile. In the times of Jesus and the apostles every town, not only in Palestine, but also among the Gentiles if it contained a considerable number of Jewish inhabitants, had at least one synagogue, the larger towns several or even many. These were also used for trials and inflicting punishment.
For Synonyms see entry 5897
soon-ag-o-gay'; from (the reduplicated form of) (4863) (συνάγω); an assemblage of persons; specially a Jewish "synagogue" (the meeting or the place); by analogy a Christian church: — assembly, congregation, synagogue.
Concordance Results Using KJV
And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their G4864s, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing all manner of sickness and all manner of disease among the people.
Therefore when thou doest thine alms, do not sound a trumpet before thee, as the hypocrites do in the G4864s and in the streets, that they may have glory of men. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward.
And when thou prayest, thou shalt not be as the hypocrites are: for they love to pray standing in the G4864s and in the corners of the streets, that they may be seen of men. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward.
And Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their G4864s, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every sickness and every disease among the people.
But beware of men: for they will deliver you up to the councils, and they will scourge you in their G4864s;
And when he was departed thence, he went into their G4864:
And when he was come into his own country, he taught them in their G4864, insomuch that they were astonished, and said, Whence hath this man this wisdom, and these mighty works?
And love the uppermost rooms at feasts, and the chief seats in the G4864s,
Wherefore, behold, I send unto you prophets, and wise men, and scribes: and some of them ye shall kill and crucify; and some of them shall ye scourge in your G4864s, and persecute them from city to city:
And they went into Capernaum; and straightway on the sabbath day he entered into the G4864, and taught.