Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a prolonged form of a primary verb

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:689

KJV Translation Count — 223x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: know (196), perceive (9), understand (8), misc (10)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to learn to know, come to know, get a knowledge of perceive, feel
a. to become known
2. to know, understand, perceive, have knowledge of
a. to understand
b. to know
3. Jewish idiom for sexual intercourse between a man and a woman
4. to become acquainted with, to know
For Synonyms see entry 5825

Strong's Definitions

ghin-oce'-ko; a prolonged form of a primary verb; to "know" (absolute), in a great variety of applications and with many implication (as follow, with others not thus clearly expressed): — allow, be aware (of), feel, (have) know (-ledge), perceive, be resolved, can speak, be sure, understand.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And knew her not till she had brought forth her firstborn son: and he called his name JESUS.


But when thou doest alms, let not thy left hand G1097 what thy right hand doeth:


And then will I profess unto them, I never knew you: depart from me, ye that work iniquity.


And their eyes were opened; and Jesus straitly charged them, saying, See that no man G1097 it.


Fear them not therefore: for there is nothing covered, that shall not be revealed; and hid, that shall not be G1097n.


But if ye had G1097n what this meaneth, I will have mercy, and not sacrifice, ye would not have condemned the guiltless.


But when Jesus knew it, he withdrew himself from thence: and great multitudes followed him, and he healed them all;


Either make the tree good, and his fruit good; or else make the tree corrupt, and his fruit corrupt: for the tree is G1097n by his fruit.


He answered and said unto them, Because it is given unto you to G1097 the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it is not given.


And in the morning, It will be foul weather to day: for the sky is red and lowring. O ye hypocrites, ye can discern the face of the sky; but can ye not discern the signs of the times?