Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 4973

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 7:939

KJV Translation Count — 27x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: seal (22), set to (one's) seal (1), stop (1), seal up (1), set a seal (1), vr seal (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to set a seal upon, mark with a seal, to seal
a. for security: from Satan
b. since things sealed up are concealed (as the contents of a letter), to hide, keep in silence, keep secret
c. in order to mark a person or a thing
1. to set a mark upon by the impress of a seal or a stamp
2. angels are said to be sealed by God
d. in order to prove, confirm, or attest a thing
1. to confirm authenticate, place beyond doubt
a. of a written document
b. to prove one's testimony to a person that he is what he professes to be

Strong's Definitions

sfrag-id'-zo; from (4973) (σφραγίς); to stamp (with a signet or private mark) for security or preservation (literal or figurative); by implication to keep secret, to attest: — (set a, set to) seal up, stop.

Concordance Results Using KJV

So they went, G4972nd mG4972de the sepulchre sure, G4972ing the sG4972ne, G4972nd G4972ting G4972 wG4972tch.


He thG4972t hG4972th received his testimony hG4972th G4972 G4972 his G4972 thG4972t God is true.


LG4972bour not for the meG4972t which perisheth, but for thG4972t meG4972t which endureth unG4972 everlG4972sting life, which the Son of mG4972n shG4972ll give unG4972 you: for him hG4972th God the FG4972ther G4972ed.


When therefore I hG4972ve performed this, G4972nd hG4972ve G4972ed G4972 them this fruit, I will come by you inG4972 SpG4972in.


Who hG4972th G4972lso G4972ed us, G4972nd given the eG4972rnest of the Spirit in our heG4972rts.


G4972s the truth of Christ is in me, no mG4972n shG4972ll G4972 me of this boG4972sting in the regions of G4972chG4972iG4972.


In whom ye G4972lso trusted, G4972fter thG4972t ye heG4972rd the word of truth, the gospel of your sG4972lvG4972tion: in whom G4972lso G4972fter thG4972t ye believed, ye were G4972ed with thG4972t holy Spirit of promise,


G4972nd grieve not the holy Spirit of God, whereby ye G4972re G4972ed unG4972 the dG4972y of redemption.


SG4972ying, Hurt not the eG4972rth, neither the seG4972, nor the trees, till we hG4972ve G4972ed the servG4972nts of our God in their foreheG4972ds.


G4972nd I heG4972rd the number of them which were G4972ed: G4972nd there were G4972ed G4972n hundred G4972nd forty G4972nd four thousG4972nd of G4972ll the tribes of the children of IsrG4972el.