Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 1223 and 2919

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 3:946

KJV Translation Count — 19x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: doubt (5), judge (3), discern (2), contend (2), waver (2), misc (5)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to separate, make a distinction, discriminate, to prefer
2. to learn by discrimination, to try, decide
a. to determine, give judgment, decide a dispute
3. to withdraw from one, desert
4. to separate one's self in a hostile spirit, to oppose, strive with dispute, contend
5. to be at variance with one's self, hesitate, doubt

Strong's Definitions

dee-ak-ree'-no; from (1223) (διά) and (2919) (κρίνω); to separate thoroughly i.e. (literal and reflexive) to withdraw from, or (by implication) oppose; figurative to discriminate (by implication decide), or (reflexive) hesitate: — contend, make (to) differ (-ence), discern, doubt, judge, be partial, stagger, waver.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And in the morning, It will be foul weather to day: for the sky is red and lowring. O ye hypocrites, ye can G1252 the face of the sky; but can ye not G1252 the signs of the times?


Jesus answered and said unto them, Verily I say unto you, If ye have faith, and G1252 not, ye shall not only do this which is done to the fig tree, but also if ye shall say unto this mountain, Be thou removed, and be thou cast into the sea; it shall be done.


For verily I say unto you, That whosoever shall say unto this mountain, Be thou removed, and be thou cast into the sea; and shall not G1252 in his heart, but shall believe that those things which he saith shall come to pass; he shall have whatsoever he saith.


Arise therefore, and get thee down, and go with them, G1252ing nothing: for I have sent them.


And when Peter was come up to Jerusalem, they that were of the circumcision G1252ed with him,


And the spirit bade me go with them, nothing G1252ing. Moreover these six brethren accompanied me, and we entered into the man's house:


And put no difference between us and them, purifying their hearts by faith.


He staggered not at the promise of God through unbelief; but was strong in faith, giving glory to God;


And he that G1252eth is damned if he eat, because he eateth not of faith: for whatsoever is not of faith is sin.


For who maketh thee to differ from another? and what hast thou that thou didst not receive? now if thou didst receive it, why dost thou glory, as if thou hadst not received it?