G536 ἀπαρχή - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
the beginning of a sacrifice, the primal offering
the first-fruits
the first-fruits, the earliest crop of the year, hence also met., for example, of the earliest converts in a district; there is evidence in favor of rendering in some passages merely by: sacrifice, gift.
a beginning of sacrifice, i.e. the (Jewish) first-fruit (figuratively)
Derivation: from a compound of G575 and G756;

KJV Usage: first-fruits.

G575 G756
1) to offer firstlings or firstfruits
2) to take away the firstfruits of the productions of the earth which was offered to God. The first portion of the dough, from which sacred loaves were to be prepared. Hence term used of persons consecrated to God for all time.
3) persons superior in excellence to others of the same class

From a compound of G575 and G756; a beginning of sacrifice, that is, the (Jewish) first fruit (figuratively)

KJV Usage: first-fruits.

View how G536 ἀπαρχή is used in the Bible

8 occurrences of G536 ἀπαρχή

Romans 8:23 the firstfruits
Romans 11:16 the firstfruit
Romans 16:5 the firstfruits
1 Corinthians 15:20 the firstfruits
1 Corinthians 15:23 the firstfruits;
1 Corinthians 16:15 the firstfruit
James 1:18 of firstfruits
Revelation 14:4 being the firstfruits

Distinct usage

3 the firstfruits
2 the firstfruit
1 the firstfruits;
1 of firstfruits
1 being the firstfruits

Corresponding Hebrew Words

ap arche H2459 chelev
ap arche H4643 maaser
ap arche H7225 reshit
ap arche H8573 tenuphah
ap arche H8641 terumah