Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from a compound of 2095 and 3056

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:754

KJV Translation Count — 44x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: bless (43), praise (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to praise, celebrate with praises
2. to invoke blessings
3. to consecrate a thing with solemn prayers
a. to ask God's blessing on a thing
b. pray God to bless it to one's use
c. pronounce a consecratory blessing on
4. of God
a. to cause to prosper, to make happy, to bestow blessings on
b. favoured of God, blessed

Strong's Definitions

yoo-log-eh'-o; from a compound of (2095) (εὐ̑) and (3056) (λόγος); to speak well of, i.e. (religiously) to bless (thank or invoke a benediction upon, prosper): — bless, praise.

Concordance Results Using KJV

But I say unto you, Love your enemies, G2127 them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you;


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


And he commanded the multitude to sit down on the grass, and took the five loaves, and the two fishes, and looking up to heaven, he G2127ed, and brake, and gave the loaves to his disciples, and the disciples to the multitude.


And the multitudes that went before, and that followed, cried, saying, Hosanna to the Son of David: G2127ed is he that cometh in the name of the Lord; Hosanna in the highest.


Then shall the King say unto them on his right hand, Come, ye G2127ed of my Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world:


And as they were eating, Jesus took bread, and G2127ed it, and brake it, and gave it to the disciples, and said, Take, eat; this is my body.


And when he had taken the five loaves and the two fishes, he looked up to heaven, and G2127ed, and brake the loaves, and gave them to his disciples to set before them; and the two fishes divided he among them all.


And they had a few small fishes: and he G2127ed, and commanded to set them also before them.


And he took them up in his arms, put his hands upon them, and G2127ed them.


And they that went before, and they that followed, cried, saying, Hosanna; G2127ed is he that cometh in the name of the Lord: