Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

feminine of a derivative of 4990 as (properly, abstract) noun

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 7:965

KJV Translation Count — 45x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: salvation (40), the (one) be saved (1), deliver Trans (1), health (1), saving (1), that (one) be saved 1519 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. deliverance, preservation, safety, salvation
a. deliverance from the molestation of enemies
b. in an ethical sense, that which concludes to the souls safety or salvation
1. of Messianic salvation
2. salvation as the present possession of all true Christians
3. future salvation, the sum of benefits and blessings which the Christians, redeemed from all earthly ills, will enjoy after the visible return of Christ from heaven in the consummated and eternal kingdom of God.
Fourfold salvation: saved from the penalty, power, presence and most importantly the pleasure of sin. (A.W. Pink)

Strong's Definitions

so-tay-ree'-ah; feminine of a derivative of (4990) (σωτήρ) as (properly abstract) noun; rescue or safety (physical or morally): — deliver, health, salvation, save, saving.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And hath raised up an horn of G4991 for us in G4991 house of his servant David;


G4991 we should G4991 G4991 from our enemies, and from G4991 hand of all G4991 hate us;


To give knowledge of G4991 unto his people by G4991 remission of G4991ir sins,


And Jesus said unto him, This day is G4991 come to this house, forsomuch as he also is a son of Abraham.


Ye worship ye know not what: we know what we worship: for G4991 is of G4991 Jews.


NeiG4991r is G4991re G4991 in any oG4991r: for G4991re is none oG4991r name under heaven given among men, whereby we must G4991 G4991.


For he supposed his brethren would have understood how G4991 God by his hand would G4991 G4991m: but G4991y understood not.


Men and brethren, children of G4991 stock of Abraham, and whosoever among you feareth God, to you is G4991 word of this G4991 sent.


For so hath G4991 Lord commanded us, saying, I have set G4991e to G4991 a light of G4991 Gentiles, G4991 thou shouldest G4991 for G4991 unto G4991 ends of G4991 earth.


G4991 same followed Paul and us, and cried, saying, G4991se men are G4991 servants of G4991 most high God, which shew unto us G4991 way of G4991.


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