Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a prolonged form of a primary verb

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 5:315

KJV Translation Count — 24x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: see (20), behold (2), look (1), look upon (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to behold, look upon, view attentively, contemplate (often used of public shows)
a. of important persons that are looked on with admiration
2. to view, take a view of
a. in the sense of visiting, meeting with a person
3. to learn by looking, to see with the eyes, to perceive
For Synonyms see entry 5848

Strong's Definitions

theh-ah'-om-ahee; a prolonged form of a primary verb; to look closely at, i.e. (by implication) to perceive (literal or figurative); by extension to visit: — behold, look (upon), see. Compare (3700) (ὀπτάνομαι).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Take heed that ye do not your alms before men, to be G2300n of them: otherwise ye have no reward of your Father which is in heaven.


And as they departed, Jesus began to say unto the multitudes concerning John, What went ye out into the wilderness to G2300? A reed shaken with the wind?


And when the king came in to G2300 the guests, he saw there a man which had not on a wedding garment:


But all their works they do for to be G2300n of men: they make broad their phylacteries, and enlarge the borders of their garments,


And they, when they had heard that he was alive, and had been G2300n of her, believed not.


Afterward he appeared unto the eleven as they sat at meat, and upbraided them with their unbelief and hardness of heart, because they believed not them which had G2300n him after he was risen.


And after these things he went forth, and saw a publican, named Levi, sitting at the receipt of custom: and he said unto him, Follow me.


And when the messengers of John were departed, he began to speak unto the people concerning John, What went ye out into the wilderness for to G2300? A reed shaken with the wind?


And the women also, which came with him from Galilee, followed after, and beheld the sepulchre, and how his body was laid.


And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and truth.