Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from a presumed compound of 5207 and a derivative of 5087

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 8:397

KJV Translation Count — 5x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: adoption (3), adoption of children (1), adoption of sons (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. adoption, adoption as sons
a. that relationship which God was pleased to establish between himself and the Israelites in preference to all other nations
b. the nature and condition of the true disciples in Christ, who by receiving the Spirit of God into their souls become sons of God
c. the blessed state looked for in the future life after the visible return of Christ from heaven

Strong's Definitions

hwee-oth-es-ee'-ah; from a presumed compound of (5207) (υἱός) and a derivative of (5087) (τίθημι); the placing as a son, i.e. adoption (figurative Christian sonship in respect to God): — adoption (of children, of sons).

Concordance Results Using KJV

For ye have not received the spirit G5206 bondage again to fear; but ye have received the Spirit G5206 G5206, whereby we cry, Abba, Father.


And not only they, but ourselves also, which have the firstfruits G5206 the Spirit, even we ourselves groan within ourselves, waiting for the G5206, to wit, the redemption G5206 our body.


Who are Israelites; to whom pertaineth the G5206, and the glory, and the covenants, and the giving G5206 the law, and the service G5206 God, and the promises;


To redeem them that were under the law, that we might receive the G5206 G5206 G5206.


Having predestinated us unto the G5206 G5206 G5206 by Jesus Christ to himself, according to the good pleasure G5206 his will,