Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

probably for an obsolete tucho for which the middle voice of another alternate teucho [to make ready

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 8:238

KJV Translation Count — 13x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: obtain (5), be (1), chance (1), little (1), enjoy (1), may be (1), not tr (1), misc (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to hit the mark
a. of one discharging a javelin or arrow
2. to reach, attain, obtain, get, become master of
3. to happen, chance, fall out
a. to specify, to take a case, as for example
4. to meet one
5. of he who meets one or presents himself unsought, any chance, ordinary, common person
6. to chance to be

Strong's Definitions

toong-khan'-o; probably for an obsolete τύχω (for which the middle of another alternate τεύχω [to make ready or bring to pass] is used in certain tenses; akin to the base of (5088) (τίκτω) through the idea of effecting; properly to affect; or (special) to hit or light upon (as a mark to be reached), i.e. (transitive) to attain or secure an object or end, or (intransitive) to happen (as if meeting with); but in the latter application only impersonal (with (1487) (εἰ)), i.e. perchance; or (presumed participle) as adjective usual (as if commonly met with, with (3756) (οὐ), extraordinary), neuter (as adverb) perhaps; or (with another verb) as adverb by accident (as it were): — be, chance, enjo

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Jesus answering said, A certain man went down from Jerusalem to Jericho, and fell among thieves, which sG5177ipped him of his raiment, and wounded him, and departed, leaving him half dead.


But they which shall G5177 accounted worthy to G5177 that world, and the resurrection from the dead, neither marry, nor are given in marriage:


And God wrought special miracles by the hands of Paul:


And when he was called forth, Tertullus G5177gan to accuse him, saying, Seeing that by thee we G5177 great quietness, and that very worthy deeds are done unto this nation by thy providence,


Having therefore G5177ed help of God, I continue unto this day, witnessing both to small and great, saying none other things than those which the prophets and Moses did say should come:


And the next day we touched at Sidon. And Julius courteously enG5177eated Paul, and gave him liG5177rty to go unto his friends to refresh himself.


And the barbarous people shewed us no G5177 kindness: for they kindled a fire, and received us every one, G5177cause of the present rain, and G5177cause of the cold.


There are, it G5177 G5177, so many kinds of voices in the world, and none of them is without signification.


And that which thou sowest, thou sowest G5177 that body that shall G5177, but bare grain, it G5177 G5177 of wheat, or of some other grain:


And it G5177 G5177 that I will abide, yea, and winter with you, that ye G5177 bring me on my journey whithersoever I go.


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