Parts of Speech

Pronounced: hyoo-reh'-oa is used for it in all the tenses except the present and imperfect

Root Word (Etymology)

a prolonged form of a primary transliterated: heuro

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: Pronounced: hyoo'-ro, which (together with another cognate form) transliterated: heureo

KJV Translation Count — 178x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: find (174), misc (4)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to come upon, hit upon, to meet with
a. after searching, to find a thing sought
b. without previous search, to find (by chance), to fall in with
c. those who come or return to a place
2. to find by enquiry, thought, examination, scrutiny, observation, to find out by practice and experience
a. to see, learn, discover, understand
b. to be found i.e. to be seen, be present
c. to be discovered, recognised, detected, to show one's self out, of one's character or state as found out by others (men, God, or both)
d. to get knowledge of, come to know, God
3. to find out for one's self, to acquire, get, obtain, procure

Strong's Definitions

hyoo-ris'-ko; a prolonged form of a primary εὕρω, hyoo'-ro; which (together with another cognate form εὑρέω, hyoo-reh'-o) is used for it in all the tenses except the presonal and imperfect; to find (literal or figurative): — find, get, obtain, perceive, see.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Now the birth of Jesus Christ was on this wise: When as his mother Mary was espoused to Joseph, before they came together, she was found with child of the Holy Ghost.


And he sent them to Bethlehem, and said, Go and search diligently for the young child; and when ye have found him, bring me word again, that I may come and worship him also.


And when they were come into the house, they saw the young child with Mary his mother, and fell down, and worshipped him: and when they had opened their treasures, they presented unto him gifts; gold, and frankincense, and myrrh.


Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall G2147; knock, and it shall be opened unto you:


For every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh G2147eth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.


Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that G2147 it.


When Jesus heard it, he marvelled, and said to them that followed, Verily I say unto you, I have not found so great faith, no, not in Israel.


He that G2147eth his life shall lose it: and he that loseth his life for my sake shall G2147 it.


Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall G2147 rest unto your souls.


When the unclean spirit is gone out of a man, he walketh through dry places, seeking rest, and G2147eth none.