Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 1909 and 4762

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 7:722

KJV Translation Count — 39x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: turn (16), be converted (6), return (6), turn about (4), turn again (3), misc (4)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. transitively
a. to turn to
1. to the worship of the true God
b. to cause to return, to bring back
1. to the love and obedience of God
2. to the love for the children
3. to love wisdom and righteousness
2. intransitively
a. to turn to one's self
b. to turn one's self about, turn back
c. to return, turn back, come back

Strong's Definitions

ep-ee-stref'-o; from (1909) (ἐπί) and (4762) (στρέφω); to revert (literal, figurative or moral): — come (go) again, convert, (re-) turn (about, again).

Concordance Results Using KJV

But Jesus G1994ed him G1994, and when he saw her, he said, Daughter, G1994 of good comfort; thy faith hath made thee whole. And the woman was made whole from that hour.


And if the house G1994 worthy, let your peace come upon it: but if it G1994 not worthy, let your peace G1994 to you.


Then he saith, I will G1994 into my house from whence I came out; and when he is come, he findeth it empty, swept, and garnished.


For this people's heart is waxed gross, and their ears are dull of hearing, and their eyes they have closed; lest at any time they should see with their eyes, and hear with their ears, and should understand with their heart, and should G1994 G1994, and I should heal them.


Neither let him which is in the field G1994 back to take his clothes.


That seeing they may see, and not perceive; and hearing they may hear, and not understand; lest at any time they should G1994 G1994, and their sins should G1994 forgiven them.


And Jesus, immediately knowing in himself that virtue had gone out of him, G1994ed him G1994 in the press, and said, Who touched my clothes?


But when he had G1994ed G1994 and looked on his disciples, he rebuked Peter, saying, Get thee G1994hind me, Satan: for thou savourest not the things that G1994 of God, but the things that G1994 of men.


And let him that is in the field not G1994 back G1994 for to take up his garment.


And many of the children of Israel shall he G1994 to the Lord their God.