Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 1384

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:255

KJV Translation Count — 23x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: prove (10), try (4), approve (3), discern (2), allow (2), like (1), examine (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to test, examine, prove, scrutinise (to see whether a thing is genuine or not), as metals
2. to recognise as genuine after examination, to approve, deem worthy

Strong's Definitions

dok-im-ad'-zo; from (1384) (δόκιμος); to test (literal or figurative); by implication to approve: — allow, discern, examine, x like, (ap-) prove, try.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Ye hypocrites, ye can G1381 the face of the sky and of the earth; but how is it that ye do not G1381 this time?


And another said, I have bought five yoke of oxen, and I go to G1381 them: I pray thee have me excused.


And even as they did not G1381 to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a reprobate mind, to do those things which are not convenient;


And knowest his will, and G1381st the things that are more excellent, being instructed out of the law;


And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may G1381 what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God.


Hast thou faith? have it to thyself before God. Happy is he that condemneth not himself in that thing which he G1381eth.


Every man's work shall be made manifest: for the day shall declare it, because it shall be revealed by fire; and the fire shall G1381 every man's work of what sort it is.


But let a man G1381 himself, and so let him eat of that bread, and drink of that cup.


And when I come, whomsoever ye shall G1381 by your letters, them will I send to bring your liberality unto Jerusalem.


I speak not by commandment, but by occasion of the forwardness of others, and to G1381 the sincerity of your love.