Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

as if from 3903

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 7:1

KJV Translation Count — 6x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: preparation (6)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a making ready, preparation, equipping
2. that which is prepared, equipment
3. in the NT in a Jewish sense, the day of preparation
a. the day on which the Jews made necessary preparation to celebrate a sabbath or a feast

Strong's Definitions

par-ask-yoo-ay'; as if from (3903) (παρασκευάζω); readiness: — preparation.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Now the next day, that followed the day of the G3904, the chief priests and Pharisees came together unto Pilate,


And now when the even was come, because it was the G3904, that is, the day before the sabbath,


And that day was the G3904, and the sabbath drew on.


And it was the G3904 of the passover, and about the sixth hour: and he saith unto the Jews, Behold your King!


The Jews therefore, because it was the G3904, that the bodies should not remain upon the cross on the sabbath day, (for that sabbath day was an high day,) besought Pilate that their legs might be broken, and that they might be taken away.


There laid they Jesus therefore because of the Jews' G3904 day; for the sepulchre was nigh at hand.


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