i'-do or transliterated: oida;

Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a root word

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 5:116

KJV Translation Count — 667x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: know (281), cannot tell 3756 (8), know how (7), wist (6), misc (19), see (314), behold 1(7), look (6), perceive (5), vr see (3), vr know (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to see
a. to perceive with the eyes
b. to perceive by any of the senses
c. to perceive, notice, discern, discover
d. to see
1. i.e. to turn the eyes, the mind, the attention to anything
2. to pay attention, observe
3. to see about something
a. i.e. to ascertain what must be done about it
4. to inspect, examine
5. to look at, behold
e. to experience any state or condition
f. to see i.e. have an interview with, to visit
2. to know
a. to know of anything
b. to know, i.e. get knowledge of, understand, perceive
1. of any fact
2. the force and meaning of something which has definite meaning
3. to know how, to be skilled in
c. to have regard for one, cherish, pay attention to (1 Thessalonians 5:12)
For Synonyms see entry 5825

Strong's Definitions

i'-do; a primary verb; used only in certain past tenses, the others being borrowed from the equivalent (3700) (ὀπτάνομαι) and (3708) (ὁράω); properly to see (literal or figurative); by implication (in the perf. only) to know: — be aware, behold, x can (+ not tell), consider, (have) know (-ledge), look (on), perceive, see, be sure, tell, understand, wish, wot. Compare (3700) (ὀπτάνομαι).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Saying, Where is he that is born King of the Jews? for we have G1492n his star in the east, and are come to worship him.


When they had heard the king, they departed; and, lo, the star, which they saw in the east, went before them, till it came and stood over where the young child was.


When they saw the star, they rejoiced with exceeding great joy.


Then Herod, when he saw that he was mocked of the wise men, was exceeding wroth, and sent forth, and slew all the children that were in Bethlehem, and in all the coasts thereof, from two years old and under, according to the time which he had diligently inquired of the wise men.


But when he saw many of the PhariG1492s and Sadducees come to his baptism, he said unto them, O generation of vipers, who hath warned you to flee from the wrath to come?


And Jesus, when he was baptized, went up straightway out of the water: and, lo, the heavens were opened unto him, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove, and lighting upon him:


The people which sat in darkness saw great light; and to them which sat in the region and shadow of death light is sprung up.


And Jesus, walking by the sea of Galilee, saw two brethren, Simon called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea: for they were fishers.


And going on from thence, he saw other two brethren, James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother, in a ship with Zebedee their father, mending their nets; and he called them.


And G1492ing the multitudes, he went up into a mountain: and when he was set, his disciples came unto him: