Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a root word

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 6:632

KJV Translation Count — 38x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: do (28), commit (5), exact (1), require (1), deed (1), keep (1), use arts (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to exercise, practise, to be busy with, carry on
a. to undertake, to do
2. to accomplish, perform
a. to commit, perpetrate
3. to manage public affairs, transact public business
a. to exact tribute, revenue, debts
4. to act
For Synonyms see entry 5871 & 5911

Strong's Definitions

pras'-so; a primary verb; to "practise", i.e. perform repeatedly or habitually (thus differing from (4160) (ποιέω), which properly refers to a single act); by implication to execute, accomplish, etc.; specially to collect (dues), fare (personally): — commit, deeds, do, exact, keep, require, use arts.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And he said unto them, G4238 no more than that which is appointed you.


Wherefore then gavest not thou my money into the bank, that at my coming I might have G4238d mine own with usury?


And they began to inquire among themselves, which of them it was that should G4238 this thing.


No, nor yet Herod: for I sent you to him; and, lo, nothing worthy of death is G4238ne unto him.


And we inG4238 justly; for we receive the due reward of our G4238s: but this man hath G4238ne nothing amiss.


For every one that G4238eth evil hateth the light, neither cometh to the light, lest his G4238s should be reproved.


And shall come forth; they that have G4238ne good, unto the resurrection of life; and they that have G4238ne evil, unto the resurrection of damnation.


And now, brethren, I wot that through ignorance ye did it, as did also your rulers.


And said unto them, Ye men of Israel, take heed to yourselves what ye intend to G4238 as touching these men.


That ye abstain from meats offered to iG4238ls, and from blood, and from things strangled, and from fornication: from which if ye G4238 yourselves, ye shall G4238 well. Fare ye well.