Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 73

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:135

KJV Translation Count — 7x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: strive (3), fight (3), labour fervently (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to enter a contest: contend in the gymnastic games
2. to contend with adversaries, fight
3. metaph. to contend, struggle, with difficulties and dangers
4. to endeavour with strenuous zeal, strive: to obtain something

Strong's Definitions

ag-o-nid'-zom-ahee; from (73) (ἀγών); to struggle, literally (to compete for a prize), figuratively (to contend with an adversary), or genitive (to endeavor to accomplish something): — fight, labor fervently, strive.

Concordance Results Using KJV

G75 to enter in at the strait gate: for many, I say unto you, will seek to enter in, and shall not be able.


Jesus answered, My kingdom is not of this world: if my kingdom were of this world, then would my servants G75, that I should not be delivered to the Jews: but now is my kingdom not from hence.


And every man that G75th for the mastery is temperate in all things. Now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown; but we an incorruptible.


Whereunto I also G75, striving according to his working, which worketh in me mightily.


Epaphras, who is one of you, a servant of Christ, saluteth you, always G75ing G75 for you in prayers, that ye may stand perfect and complete in all the will of God.


G75 the good G75 of faith, lay hold on eternal life, whereunto thou art also called, and hast professed a good profession before many witnesses.


I have fought a good G75, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith: