Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primary root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:185

KJV Translation Count — 102x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: take up (32), take away (25), take (25), away with (5), lift up (4), bear (3), misc (8)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to raise up, elevate, lift up
a. to raise from the ground, take up: stones
b. to raise upwards, elevate, lift up: the hand
c. to draw up: a fish
2. to take upon one's self and carry what has been raised up, to bear
3. to bear away what has been raised, carry off
a. to move from its place
b. to take off or away what is attached to anything
c. to remove
d. to carry off, carry away with one
e. to appropriate what is taken
f. to take away from another what is his or what is committed to him, to take by force
g. to take and apply to any use
h. to take from among the living, either by a natural death, or by violence
i. cause to cease

Strong's Definitions

ah'ee-ro; a primary verb; to lift; by implication to take up or away; figurative to raise (the voice), keep in suspense (the mind); specially to sail away (i.e. weigh anchor); by Hebrew [compare Hebrew {5375} (nasa')] to expiate sin: — away with, bear (up), carry, lift up, loose, make to doubt, put away, remove, take (away, up).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And saith unto him, If thou be the Son of God, cast thyself down: for it is written, He shall give his angels charge concerning thee: and in their hands they shall G142 thee G142, lest at any time thou dash thy foot against a stone.


But that ye may know that the Son of man hath power on earth to forgive sins, (then saith he to the sick of the palsy,) Arise, G142 G142 thy bed, and go unto thine house.


No man putteth a piece of new cloth unto an old garment, for that which is put in to fill it G142 G142th from the garment, and the rent is made worse.


G142 my yoke G142on you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls.


For whosoever shall do the will of my Father which is in heaven, the same is my brother, and sister, and mother.


For whosoever hath, to him shall be given, and he shall have more abundance: but whosoever hath not, from him shall be G142n G142 even that he hath.


And his disciples came, and took G142 the body, and buried it, and went and told Jesus.


And they did all eat, and were filled: and they took G142 of the fragments that remained twelve baskets full.


And they did all eat, and were filled: and they took G142 of the broken meat that was left seven baskets full.


Then said Jesus unto his disciples, If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and G142 G142 his cross, and follow me.