Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 1537 and 2212

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:894

KJV Translation Count — 7x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: require (2), seek after (2), diligently (1), seek carefully (1), enquire (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to seek out, search for
2. to seek out, i.e. investigate, scrutinise
3. to seek out for one's self, beg, crave
4. to demand back, require

Strong's Definitions

ek-zay-teh'-o; from (1537) (ἐκ) and (2212) (ζητέω); to search out, i.e. (figurative) investigate, crave, demand, (by Hebrew) worship: — en- (re-) quire, seek after (carefully, diligently).

Concordance Results Using KJV

That the blood of all the prophets, which was shed from the foundation of the world, may be G1567d of this generation;


From the blood of Abel unto the blood of Zacharias, which perished between the altar and the temple: verily I say unto you, It shall be G1567d of this generation.


That the residue of men might G1567 G1567 the Lord, and all the Gentiles, upon whom my name is called, saith the Lord, who doeth all these things.


There is none that understandeth, there is none that G1567eth G1567 God.


But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that G1567 G1567 him.


For ye know how that G1567ward, when he would have inherited the blessing, he was rejected: for he found no place of repentance, though he sought it G1567 with tears.


Of which salvation the prophets have inquired and searched G1567, who prophesied of the grace that should come unto you:


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