Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

apparently a primary word

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 8:187

KJV Translation Count — 92x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: place (80), room (5), quarter (2), licence (1), coast (1), where (1), plain Trans (1), rock 5138 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. place, any portion or space marked off, as it were from surrounding space
a. an inhabited place, as a city, village, district
b. a place (passage) in a book
2. metaph.
a. the condition or station held by one in any company or assembly
b. opportunity, power, occasion for acting
For Synonyms see entry 5875

Strong's Definitions

top'-os; apparently a primary word; a spot (genitive in space, but limited by occupancy; whereas (5561) (χώρα) is a larger but particular locality), i.e. location (as a position, home, tract, etc.); figurative condition, opportunity; specially a scabbard: — coast, licence, place, x plain, quarter, + rock, room, where.

Concordance Results Using KJV

When the unclean spirit is gone out of a man, he walketh through dry G5117s, seeking rest, and findeth none.


When Jesus heard of it, he departed thence by ship into a desert G5117 apart: and when the people had heard thereof, they followed him on foot out of the cities.


And when it was evening, his disciples came to him, saying, This is a desert G5117, and the time is now past; send the multitude away, that they may go into the villages, and buy themselves victuals.


And when the men of that G5117 had knowledge of him, they sent out into all that country round about, and brought unto him all that were diseased;


For nation shall rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom: and there shall be famines, and pestilences, and earthquakes, in divers G5117s.


When ye therefore shall see the abomination of desolation, spoken of by Daniel the prophet, stand in the holy G5117, (whoso readeth, let him understand:)


Then said Jesus unto him, Put up again thy sword into his G5117: for all they that take the sword shall perish with the sword.


And when they were come unto a G5117 called Golgotha, that is to say, a G5117 of a skull,


He is not here: for he is risen, as he said. Come, see the G5117 G5117 the Lord lay.


And in the morning, rising up a great while before day, he went out, and departed into a solitary G5117, and there prayed.