Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 756

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:479

KJV Translation Count — 58x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: beginning (40), principality (8), corner (2), first (2), misc (6)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. beginning, origin
2. the person or thing that commences, the first person or thing in a series, the leader
3. that by which anything begins to be, the origin, the active cause
4. the extremity of a thing
a. of the corners of a sail
5. the first place, principality, rule, magistracy
a. of angels and demons

Strong's Definitions

ar-khay'; from (756) (ἄρχομαι); (properly abstract) a commencement, or (concrete) chief (in various applications of order, time, place or rank): — beginning, corner, (at the, the) first (estate), magistrate, power, principality, principle, rule.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And he answered and said unto them, Have ye not read, that he which made them at the G746 made them male and female,


He saith unto them, Moses because of the hardness of your hearts suffered you to put away your wives: but from the G746 it was not so.


All these are the G746 of sorrows.


For then shall be great tribulation, such as was not since the G746 of the world to this time, no, nor ever shall be.


The G746 of the gospel of Jesus Christ, the Son of God;


But from the G746 of the creation God made them male and female.


For nation shall rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom: and there shall be earthquakes in divers places, and there shall be famines and troubles: these are the G746s of sorrows.


For in those days shall be affliction, such as was not from the G746 of the creation which God created unto this time, neither shall be.


Even as they delivered them unto us, which from the G746 were eyewitnesses, and ministers of the word;


And when they bring you unto the synagogues, and unto magistrates, and powers, take ye no thought how or what thing ye shall answer, or what ye shall say: