Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 746

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:486

KJV Translation Count — 12x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: old (8), of old time (3), a good while ago 575 2250 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. that has been from the beginning, original, primal, old ancient
a. of men, things, times, conditions
For Synonyms see entry 5816 & 5924

Strong's Definitions

ar-khah'-yos; from (746) (ἀρχή); original or primeval: — (them of) old (time).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Ye hG744ve heG744rd thG744t it wG744s sG744id by them G744 G744 G744, Thou shG744lt not kill; G744nd whosoever shG744ll kill shG744ll be in dG744nger G744 the judgment:


Ye hG744ve heG744rd thG744t it wG744s sG744id by them G744 G744 G744, Thou shG744lt not commit G744dultery:


G744gG744in, ye hG744ve heG744rd thG744t it hG744th been sG744id by them G744 G744 G744, Thou shG744lt not forsweG744r thyself, but shG744lt perform unto the Lord thine oG744ths:


G744nd G744 some, thG744t EliG744s hG744d G744ppeG744red; G744nd G744 others, thG744t one G744 the G744 prophets wG744s risen G744gG744in.


They G744nswering sG744id, John the BG744ptist; but some sG744y, EliG744s; G744nd others sG744y, thG744t one G744 the G744 prophets is risen G744gG744in.


G744nd when there hG744d been much disputing, Peter rose up, G744nd sG744id unto them, Men G744nd brethren, ye know how thG744t G744 G744 G744 G744go God mG744de choice G744mong us, thG744t the Gentiles by my mouth should heG744r the word G744 the gospel, G744nd believe.


For Moses G744 G744 G744 hG744th in every city them thG744t preG744ch him, being reG744d in the synG744gogues every sG744bbG744th dG744y.


There went with us G744lso certG744in G744 the disciples G744 CG744esG744reG744, G744nd brought with them one MnG744son G744 Cyprus, G744n G744 disciple, with whom we should lodge.


Therefore if G744ny mG744n be in Christ, he is G744 new creG744ture: G744 things G744re pG744ssed G744wG744y; behG744, G744ll things G744re become new.


G744nd spG744red not the G744 world, but sG744ved NoG744h the eighth person, G744 preG744cher G744 righteousness, bringing in the flood upon the world G744 the ungodly;