Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

present participle of 757

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:488

KJV Translation Count — 37x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: ruler (22), prince (11), chief (2), magistrate (1), chief ruler (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a ruler, commander, chief, leader

Strong's Definitions

ar'-khone; present participle of (757) (ἄρχω); a first (in rank or power): — chief (ruler), magistrate, prince, ruler.

Concordance Results Using KJV

While he spake these things unto them, behold, there came a certain G758, and worshipped him, saying, My daughter is even now dead: but come and lay thy hand upon her, and she shall live.


And when Jesus came into the G758's house, and saw the minstrels and the people making a noise,


But the Pharisees said, He casteth out devils through the G758 of the devils.


But when the Pharisees heard it, they said, This fellow doth not cast out devils, but by Beelzebub the G758 of the devils.


But Jesus called them unto him, and said, Ye know that the G758s of the Gentiles exercise dominion over them, and they that are great exercise authority upon them.


And the scribes which came down from Jerusalem said, He hath Beelzebub, and by the G758 of the devils casteth he out devils.


And, behold, there came a man named Jairus, and he was a G758 of the synagogue: and he fell down at Jesus' feet, and besought him that he would come into his house:


But some of them said, He casteth out devils through Beelzebub the G758 of the devils.


When thou goest with thine adversary to the G758, as thou art in the way, give diligence that thou mayest be delivered from him; lest he hale thee to the judge, and the judge deliver thee to the officer, and the officer cast thee into prison.


And it came to pass, as he went into the house of one of the G758 Pharisees to eat bread on the sabbath day, that they watched him.