Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

comparative degree of 507

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:376

KJV Translation Count — 2x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: higher (1), above (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. higher
a. of motion: to a higher place, up higher
b. of rest: in a higher place, above

Strong's Definitions

an-o'-ter-os; comparative degree of (507) (ἄνω); upper, i.e. (neuter as adverb) to a more conspicuous place, in a former part of the book: — above, higher.

Concordance Results Using KJV

But when thou art bidden, go and sit down in the lowest room; that when he that bade thee cometh, he may say unto thee, Friend, go up G511: then shalt thou have worship in the presence of them that sit at meat with thee.


G511 when he said, Sacrifice and offering and burnt offerings and offering for sin thou wouldest not, neither hadst pleasure therein; which are offered by the law;


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