Parts of Speech

TDNT 8:152

Root Word (Etymology)

a prolonged form of a primary transliterated: theo

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: Pronounced: theh'-o (which is used only as alternate in certain tenses)

KJV Translation Count — 96x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: lay (28), put (18), lay down (12), make (10), appoint (6), kneel down Trans 3588 (5), misc (17)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to set, put, place
a. to place or lay
b. to put down, lay down
1. to bend down
2. to lay off or aside, to wear or carry no longer
3. to lay by, lay aside money
c. to set on (serve) something to eat or drink
d. to set forth, something to be explained by discourse
2. to make
a. to make (or set) for one's self or for one's use
3. to set, fix establish
a. to set forth
b. to establish, ordain

Strong's Definitions

tith'-ay-mee; a prolonged form of a primary θέω, theh'-o (which is used only as alternate in certain tenses); to place (in the widest application, literal and figurative; properly in a passive or horizontal posture, and thus different from (2476) (ἵστημι), which properly denotes an upright and active position, while (2749) (κει̑μαι) is properly reflexive and utterly prostrate): — + advise, appoint, bow, commit, conceive, give, x kneel down, lay (aside, down, up), make, ordain, purpose, put, set (forth), settle, sink down.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Neither do men light a candle, and G5087 it under a bushel, but on a candlestick; and it giveth light unto all that are in the house.


Behold my servant, whom I have chosen; my beloved, in whom my soul is well pleased: I will G5087 my spirit upon him, and he shall shew judgment to the Gentiles.


For whosoever shall do the will of my Father which is in heaven, the same is my brother, and sister, and mother.


For Herod had laid hold on John, and bound him, and G5087 him in prison for Herodias' sake, his brother Philip's wife.


The LORD said unto my Lord, Sit thou on my right hand, till I G5087 thine enemies thy footstool?


And shall cut him asunder, and G5087 him his portion with the hypocrites: there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.


And laid it in his own new tomb, which he had hewn out in the rock: and he rolled a great stone to the door of the sepulchre, and departed.


And he said unto them, Is a candle brought to be G5087 under a bushel, or under a bed? and not to be set on a candlestick?


And when his disciples heard of it, they came and took up his corpse, and laid it in a tomb.


And whithersoever he entered, into villages, or cities, or country, they laid the sick in the streets, and besought him that they might touch if it were but the border of his garment: and as many as touched him were made whole.