Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

prolonged from a primary kar (Latin, cor, "heart")

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 3:605

KJV Translation Count — 160x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: heart (159), broken hearted 4937 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. the heart
a. that organ in the animal body which is the centre of the circulation of the blood, and hence was regarded as the seat of physical life
b. denotes the centre of all physical and spiritual life
1. the vigour and sense of physical life
2. the centre and seat of spiritual life
a. the soul or mind, as it is the fountain and seat of the thoughts, passions, desires, appetites, affections, purposes, endeavours
b. of the understanding, the faculty and seat of the intelligence
c. of the will and character
d. of the soul so far as it is affected and stirred in a bad way or good, or of the soul as the seat of the sensibilities, affections, emotions, desires, appetites, passions
e. of the middle or central or inmost part of anything, even though inanimate

Strong's Definitions

kar-dee'-ah; prolonged from a primary κάρ (Latin cor, "heart"); the heart, i.e. (figurative) the thoughts or feelings (mind); also (by analogy) the middle: — (+ broken-) heart (-ed).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Blessed are the pure in G2588: for they shall see God.


But I say unto you, That whosoever looketh on a woman to lust after her hath committed adultery with her already in his G2588.


For where your treasure is, there will your G2588 be also.


And Jesus knowing their thoughts said, Wherefore think ye evil in your G2588s?


Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in G2588: and ye shall find rest unto your souls.


O generation of vipers, how can ye, being evil, speak good things? for out of the abundance of the G2588 the mouth speaketh.


A good man out of the good treasure of the G2588 bringeth forth good things: and an evil man out of the evil treasure bringeth forth evil things.


For as Jonas was three days and three nights in the whale's belly; so shall the Son of man be three days and three nights in the G2588 of the earth.


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


For this people's G2588 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 G2588, and should be converted, and I should heal them.