Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from Philadelphos (the same as 5361)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:144

KJV Translation Count — 2x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Philadelphia (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

hiladelphia = "brotherly love"
1. a city of Lydia in Asia Minor, situated near the eastern base of Mount Tmolus, founded and named by the Pergamene king, Attalus II Philadelphus. After the death of Attalus III Philometor, 133 BC, it together with his entire kingdom came by his will under the jurisdiction of the Romans.

Strong's Definitions

fil-ad-el'-fee-ah; from Φιλάδελφος (the same as (5361) (φιλάδελφος)), a king of Pergamos; Philadelphia, a place in Asia Minor: — Philadelphia.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Saying, I am Alpha and Omega, the first and the last: and, What thou seest, write in a book, and send it unto the seven churches which are in Asia; unto Ephesus, and unto Smyrna, and unto Pergamos, and unto Thyatira, and unto Sardis, and unto G5359, and unto Laodicea.


And to the angel of the church in G5359 write; These things saith he that is holy, he that is true, he that hath the key of David, he that openeth, and no man shutteth; and shutteth, and no man openeth;