Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 5453

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 9:251

KJV Translation Count — 14x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: nature (10), natural Trans (2), kind (1), mankind 442 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. nature
a. the nature of things, the force, laws, order of nature
1. as opposed to what is monstrous, abnormal, perverse
2. as opposed what has been produced by the art of man: the natural branches, i.e. branches by the operation of nature
b. birth, physical origin
c. a mode of feeling and acting which by long habit has become nature
d. the sum of innate properties and powers by which one person differs from others, distinctive native peculiarities, natural characteristics: the natural strength, ferocity, and intractability of beasts

Strong's Definitions

foo'-sis; from (5453) (φύω); growth (by germination or expansion), i.e. (by implication) natural production (lineal descent); by extensive a genus or sort; figurative native disposition, constitution or usage: — ([man-]) kind, nature ([al]).

Concordance Results Using KJV

For this cause God gave them up unto vile affections: for even their women did change the G5449 use into that which is against G5449:


For when the Gentiles, which have not the law, do by G5449 the things contained in the law, these, having not the law, are a law unto themselves:


And shall not uncircumcision which is by G5449, if it fulfil the law, judge thee, who by the letter and circumcision dost G5449gress the law?


For if God spared not the G5449 branches, take heed lest he also spare not thee.


For if thou wert cut out of the olive tree which is wild by G5449, and wert graffed contrary to G5449 into a good olive tree: how much more shall these, which be the G5449 branches, be graffed into their own olive tree?


Doth not even G5449 itself teach you, that, if a man have long hair, it is a shame unto him?


We who are Jews by G5449, and not sinners of the Gentiles,


Howbeit then, when ye knew not God, ye did service unto them which by G5449 are no gods.


Among whom also we all had our conversation in times past in the lusts of our flesh, fulfilling the desires of the flesh and of the mind; and were by G5449 the children of wrath, even as others.


For every G5449 of beasts, and of birds, and of serpents, and of things in the sea, is tamed, and hath been tamed of G5449: