Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 2596 and 5342 (including its alternate)

KJV Translation Count — 3x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: fall (1), sink down (1), give (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to bear down, bring down, cast down
a. to cast a pebble or calculus into the urn
1. to give one's vote, to approve
b. to be born down, to sink, (from the window to the pavement)
c. metaph.
1. to be weighted down by, overcome, carried away
2. to sink into sleep, drop asleep

Strong's Definitions

kat-af-er'-o; from (2596) (κατά) and (5342) (φέρω) (including its alternate); to bear down, i.e. (figurative) overcome (with drowsiness); specially to cast a vote: — fall, give, sink down.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And there sat in a window a certain young man named Eutychus, being G2702en into a deep sleep: and as Paul was long preaching, he sunk G2702 with sleep, and fell G2702 from the third loft, and was taken up dead.


Which thing I also did in Jerusalem: and many of the saints did I shut up in prison, having received authority from the chief priests; and when they were put to death, I gave my voice against them.