Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from the base of 4213 with enclitic adverb of origin

KJV Translation Count — 28x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: whence (28)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. of place: from where, from what condition
2. of origin or source: from what author or giver
3. of cause: how is that?, how can that be?

Strong's Definitions

poth'-en; from the base of (4213) (πόσις) with enclitic adverb of origin; from which (as interrogative) or what (as relative) place, state, source or cause: — whence.

Concordance Results Using KJV

So the servants of the householder came and said unto him, Sir, didst not thou sow good seed in thy field? from G4159 then hath it tares?


And when he was come into his own country, he taught them in their synagogue, insomuch that they were astonished, and said, G4159 hath this man this wisdom, and these mighty works?


And his sisters, are they not all with us? G4159 then hath this man all these things?


And his disciples say unto him, G4159 should we have so much bread in the wilderness, as to fill so great a multitude?


The baptism of John, G4159 was it? from heaven, or of men? And they reasoned with themselves, saying, If we shall say, From heaven; he will say unto us, Why did ye not then believe him?


And when the sabbath day was come, he began to teach in the synagogue: and many hearing him were astonished, saying, From G4159 hath this man these things? and what wisdom is this which is given unto him, that even such mighty works are wrought by his hands?


And his disciples answered him, From G4159 can a man satisfy these men with bread here in the wilderness?


David therefore himself calleth him Lord; and G4159 is he then his son? And the common people heard him gladly.


And G4159 is this to me, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?


When once the master of the house is risen up, and hath shut to the door, and ye begin to stand without, and to knock at the door, saying, Lord, Lord, open unto us; and he shall answer and say unto you, I know you not G4159 ye are: