Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 4862 and 2290

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 7:786

KJV Translation Count — 2x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: bury with (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to bury together with
For all who in the rite of believer's baptism are plunged into the water, thereby declare that they put faith in the expiatory death of Christ for the pardon of their past sins; therefore Paul likens baptism to a burial by which the former sinfulness is buried, i.e. utterly taken away.

Strong's Definitions

soon-thap'-to; from (4862) (σύν) and (2290) (θάπτω); to inter in company with, i.e. (figurative) to assimilate spiritually (to Christ by a sepulture as to sin): — bury with.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Therefore we are buried G4916 him by baptism into death: that like as Christ was raised up from the dead by the glory of the Father, even so we also should walk in newness of life.


Buried G4916 him in baptism, wherein also ye are risen G4916 him through the faith of the operation of God, who hath raised him from the dead.