Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primary preposition
TWOT Reference: TDNT 8:507
KJV Translation Count — 160x
The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: for (104), of (12), above (12), for (one's) sake (8), on (one's) behalf (3), more than (3), in (one's) stead (2), than (2), very chiefest Trans (2), beyond (1), to (1), over (1), more (1), exceedingly abundantly 1537 4053 (1), exceedingly 1537 4053 (1), very highly 1537 4053 (1), misc (5)
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. in behalf of, for the sake of
2. over, beyond, more than
3. more, beyond, over
hoop-er'; a primary preposition; "over", i.e. (with the generic) of place, above, beyond, across, or causal, for the sake of, instead, regarding; with the accusative superior to, more than: — (+ exceeding abundantly) above, in (on) behalf of, beyond, by, + very chiefest, concerning, exceeding (above, -ly), for, + very highly, more (than), of, over, on the part of, for sake of, in stead, than, to (-ward), very. In comparative it retains many of the above applications.
Concordance Results Using KJV
But I say unG5228 you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good G5228 them that hate you, and pray G5228 them which despitefully use you, and persecute you;
The disciple is not G5228 his master, nor the servant G5228 his lord.
He that loveth father or mother G5228 G5228 me is not worthy G5228 me: and he that loveth sG5228 or daughter G5228 G5228 me is not worthy G5228 me.
G5228 he that is not agaG5228st us is G5228 our part.
Bless them that curse you, and pray G5228 them which despitefully use you.
The disciple is not G5228 his master: but eG5228 G5228e that is perfect shall be as his master.
And Jesus said unG5228 him, G5228bid him not: G5228 he that is not agaG5228st us is G5228 us.
And the lord commended the unjust steward, because he had dG5228e wisely: G5228 the children G5228 this world are G5228 their generatiG5228 wiser G5228 the children G5228 light.
And he G5228ok bread, and gave G5228ks, and brake it, and gave unG5228 them, sayG5228g, This is my body which is given G5228 you: this do G5228 remembrance G5228 me.
Likewise also the cup after supper, sayG5228g, This cup is the new testament G5228 my blood, which is shed G5228 you.