Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

middle voice of a primary verb

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:50

KJV Translation Count — 59x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: receive (52), take (4), accept (2), take up (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to take with the hand
a. to take hold of, take up
2. to take up, receive
a. used of a place receiving one
b. to receive or grant access to, a visitor, not to refuse intercourse or friendship
1. to receive hospitality
2. to receive into one's family to bring up or educate
c. of the thing offered in speaking, teaching, instructing
1. to receive favourably, give ear to, embrace, make one's own, approve, not to reject
d. to receive. i.e. to take upon one's self, sustain, bear, endure
3. to receive, get
a. to learn
For Synonyms see entry 5877

Strong's Definitions

dekh'-om-ahee; middle of a primary verb; to receive (in various applications, literal or figurative): — accept, receive, take. Compare (2983) (λαμβάνω).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And whosoever shall not G1209 you, nor hear your words, when ye depart out of that house or city, shake off the dust of your feet.


He that G1209th you G1209th me, and he that G1209th me G1209th him that sent me.


He that G1209th a prophet in the name of a prophet shall G1209 a prophet's reward; and he that G1209th a righteous man in the name of a righteous man shall G1209 a righteous man's reward.


And if ye will G1209 it, this is Elias, which was for to come.


And whoso shall G1209 one such little child in my name G1209th me.


And whosoever shall not G1209 you, nor hear you, when ye depart thence, shake off the dust under your feet for a testimony against them. Verily I say unto you, It shall be more tolerable for Sodom and Gomorrha in the day of judgment, than for that city.


Whosoever shall G1209 one of such children in my name, G1209th me: and whosoever shall G1209 me, G1209th not me, but him that sent me.


Verily I say unto you, Whosoever shall not G1209 the kingdom of God as a little child, he shall not enter therein.


Then took he him G1209 in his arms, and blessed God, and said,


They on the rock are they, which, when they hear, G1209 the word with joy; and these have no root, which for a while believe, and in time of temptation fall away.