Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 5351

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 9:93

KJV Translation Count — 9x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: corruption (7), to perish Trans (1), destroy (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. corruption, destruction, perishing
a. that which is subject to corruption, what is perishable
b. in the Christian sense, eternal misery in hell
2. in the NT, in an ethical sense, corruption i.e. moral decay

Strong's Definitions

fthor-ah'; from (5351) (φθείρω); decay, i.e. ruin (spontaneous or inflicted, literal or figurative): — corruption, destroy, perish.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Because the creature itself also shall be delivered from the bondage of G5356 inG5356 the glorious liberty of the children of God.


So also is the resurrection of the dead. It is sown in G5356; it is raised in inG5356:


Now this I say, brethren, that flesh and blood cannot inherit the kingdom of God; neither doth G5356 inherit inG5356.


For he that soweth G5356 his flesh shall of the flesh reap G5356; but he that soweth G5356 the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting.


Which all are G5356 G5356 with the using;) after the commandments and doctrines of men?


Whereby are given unG5356 us exceeding great and precious promises: that by these ye might be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the G5356 that is in the world through lust.


But these, as natural brute beasts, made G5356 be taken and G5356ed, speak evil of the things that they understand not; and shall utterly G5356 in their own G5356;


While they promise them liberty, they themselves are the servants of G5356: for of whom a man is overcome, of the same is he brought in bondage.