Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from a (presumed) derivative of bdeo (to stink)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:598

KJV Translation Count — 2x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: abhor (1), abominable (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to render foul, to cause to be abhorred
2. abominable
3. to turn one's self away from on account of the stench
4. metaph. to abhor, detest

Strong's Definitions

bdel-oos'-so; from a (presumed) derivative of βδέω (to stink); to be disgusted, i.e. (by implication) detest (especially of idolatry): — abhor, abominable.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Thou that sayest a man should not commit adultery, dost thou commit adultery? thou that G948rest idols, dost thou commit sacrilege?


But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the G948, and murderers, and whoremongers, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.


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