hoop-er-bol-ay'from 5235

Parts of Speech

Root Word (Etymology)

TDNT 8:520

KJV Translation Count — 8x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: far more Trans (1), exceeding 2596 (1), more excellent 2596 (1), out of measure 2596 (1), beyond measure 2596 (1), excellency (1), abundance (1), exceeding 1519 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a throwing beyond
2. metaph.
a. superiority, excellence, pre-eminence
b. beyond measure, exceedingly, preeminently
c. beyond all measure

Strong's Definitions

hoop-er-bol-ay'; from (5235) (ὑπερβάλλω); a throwing beyond others, i.e. (figurative) supereminence; adverb (with (1519) (εἰς) or (2596) (κατά)) pre-eminently: — abundance, (far more) exceeding, excellency, more excellent, beyond (out of) measure.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Was then that which is good made death unto me? God forbid. But sin, that it might appear sin, working death in me by that which is good; that sin by the commandment might become G5236 sinful.


But covet earnestly the best gifts: and yet shew I unto you a G5236 G5236 way.


For we would not, brethren, have you ignorant G5236 our trouble which came to us in Asia, that we were pressed G5236 G5236 G5236, above strength, insomuch that we despaired even G5236 life:


But we have this treasure in earthen vessels, that the G5236 G5236 the power may be G5236 God, and not G5236 us.


For our light affliction, which is but for a moment, worketh for us a G5236 G5236 G5236 and eternal weight G5236 glory;


And lest I should be exalted above G5236 through the G5236 G5236 the revelations, there was given to me a thorn in the flesh, the messenger G5236 Satan to buffet me, lest I should be exalted above G5236.


For ye have heard G5236 my conversation in time past in the Jews' religion, how that G5236 G5236 I persecuted the church G5236 God, and wasted it: