Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 573

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:386=

KJV Translation Count — 8x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: simplicity (3), singleness (2), liberality (1), bountifulness (1), liberty (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. singleness, simplicity, sincerity, mental honesty
a. the virtue of one who is free from pretence and hypocrisy
2. not self seeking, openness of heart manifesting itself by generousity

Strong's Definitions

hap-lot'-ace; from (573) (ἁπλου̑ς); singleness, i.e. (subjective) sincerity (without dissimulation or self-seeking), or (objective) generosity (copious bestowal): — bountifulness, liberal (-ity), simplicity, singleness.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Or he that exhorteth, on exhortation: he that giveth, let him do it with G572; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that sheweth mercy, with cheerfulness.


For our rejoicing is this, the testimony of our conscience, that in G572 and godly sincerity, not with fleshly wisdom, but by the grace of God, we have had our conversation in the world, and more abundantly to you-ward.


How that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded unto the riches of their G572.


Being enriched in every thing to all G572, which causeth through us thanksgiving to God.


Whiles by the experiment of this ministration they glorify God for your professed subjection unto the gospel of Christ, and for your liberal distribution unto them, and unto all men;


But I fear, lest by any means, as the serpent beguiled Eve through his subtilty, so your minds should be corrupted from the G572 that is in Christ.


Servants, be obedient to them that are your masters according to the flesh, with fear and trembling, in G572 of your heart, as unto Christ;


Servants, obey in all things your masters according to the flesh; not with eyeservice, as menpleasers; but in G572 of heart, fearing God:


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