Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

of Hebrew origin 7227 with pronominal suffix

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 6:961

KJV Translation Count — 17x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Master (Christ) (9), Rabbi (Christ) (5), rabbi (3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. my great one, my honourable sir
2. Rabbi, a title used by the Jews to address their teachers (and also honour them when not addressing them)

Strong's Definitions

hrab-bee'; of Hebrew origin [Hebrew {7227} (rab) with pronoun suffix]; my master, i.e. Rabbi, as an official title of honor: — Master, Rabbi.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And greetings in the markets, and to be called of men, G4461, G4461.


But be not ye called G4461: for one is your G4461, even Christ; and all ye are brethren.


Then Judas, which betrayed him, answered and said, G4461, is it I? He said unto him, Thou hast said.


And forthwith he came to Jesus, and said, Hail, G4461; and kissed him.


And Peter answered and said to Jesus, G4461, it is good for us to be here: and let us make three tabernacles; one for thee, and one for Moses, and one for Elias.


And Peter calling to remembrance saith unto him, G4461, behold, the fig tree which thou cursedst is withered away.


And as soon as he was come, he goeth straightway to him, and saith, G4461, G4461; and kissed him.


Then Jesus turned, and saw them following, and saith unto them, What seek ye? They said unto him, G4461, (which is to say, being interpreted, G4461,) where dwellest thou?


Nathanael answered and saith unto him, G4461, thou art the Son of God; thou art the King of Israel.


The same came to Jesus by night, and said unto him, G4461, we know that thou art a teacher come from God: for no man can do these miracles that thou doest, except God be with him.