Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 4053

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 6:58

KJV Translation Count — 39x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: abound (17), abundance (3), remain (3), exceed (2), increase (2), be left (1), redound (1), misc (10)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to exceed a fixed number of measure, to be left over and above a certain number or measure
a. to be over, to remain
b. to exist or be at hand in abundance
1. to be great (abundant)
2. a thing which comes in abundance, or overflows unto one, something falls to the lot of one in large measure
3. to redound unto, turn out abundantly for, a thing
c. to abound, overflow
1. to be abundantly furnished with, to have in abundance, abound in (a thing), to be in affluence
2. to be pre-eminent, to excel
3. to excel more than, exceed
2. to make to abound
a. to furnish one richly so that he has abundance
b. to make abundant or excellent
Abounding is used of a flower going from a bud to full bloom.

Strong's Definitions

per-is-syoo'-o; from (4053) (περισσός); to superabound (in quantity or quality), be in excess, be superfluous; also (transposed) to cause to superabound or excel: — (make, more) abound, (have, have more) abundance, (be more) abundant, be the better, enough and to spare, exceed, excel, increase, be left, redound, remain (over and above).

Concordance Results Using KJV

For I say unto you, That except your righteousness shall G4052 the righteousness of the scriG4052s and Pharisees, ye shall in no case enter into the kingdom of heaven.


For whosoever hath, to him shall G4052 given, and he shall have more G4052: but whosoever hath not, from him shall G4052 taken away even that he hath.


And they did all eat, and were filled: and they took up of the fragments that G4052ed twelve baskets full.


And they did all eat, and were filled: and they took up of the broken meat that was G4052 seven baskets full.


For unto every one that hath shall G4052 given, and he shall have G4052: but from him that hath not shall G4052 taken away even that which he hath.


For all they did cast in of their G4052; but she of her want did cast in all that she had, even all her living.


And they did eat, and were all filled: and there was taken up of fragments that G4052ed to them twelve baskets.


And he said unto them, Take heed, and G4052ware of covetousness: for a man's life consisteth not in the G4052 of the things which he possesseth.


And when he came to himself, he said, How many hired servants of my father's have bread enough and to spare, and I perish with hunger!


For all these have of their G4052 cast in unto the offerings of God: but she of her penury hath cast in all the living that she had.