Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

prolongation for the base of 5457

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 9:1

KJV Translation Count — 31x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: appear (17), shine (10), be seen (2), seem (1), think (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to bring forth into the light, cause to shine, shed light
2. shine
a. to shine, be bright or resplendent
b. to become evident, to be brought forth into the light, come to view, appear
1. of growing vegetation, to come to light
2. to appear, be seen
3. exposed to view
c. to meet the eyes, strike the sight, become clear or manifest
1. to be seen, appear
d. to appear to the mind, seem to one's judgment or opinion
For Synonyms see entry 5837

Strong's Definitions

fah'ee-no; prolonged for the base of (5457) (φω̑ς); to lighten (shine), i.e. show (transitive or intransitive, literal or figurative): — appear, seem, be seen, shine, x think.

Concordance Results Using KJV

But while he thought on these things, G5316hold, the angel of the Lord G5316ed unto him in a dream, saying, Joseph, thou son of David, fear not to take unto thee Mary thy wife: for that which is conceived in her is of the Holy Ghost.


Then Herod, when he had privily called the wise men, inquired of them diligently what time the star G5316ed.


And when they were departed, G5316hold, the angel of the Lord G5316eth to Joseph in a dream, saying, Arise, and take the young child and his mother, and flee into Egypt, and G5316 thou there until I bring thee word: for Herod will seek the young child to destroy him.


But when Herod was dead, G5316hold, an angel of the Lord G5316eth in a dream to Joseph in Egypt,


And when thou prayest, thou shalt not G5316 as the hypocrites are: for they love to pray standing in the synagogues and in the corners of the streets, that they may G5316 G5316 of men. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward.


Moreover when ye fast, G5316 not, as the hypocrites, of a sad countenance: for they disfigure their faces, that they may G5316 unto men to fast. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward.


That thou G5316 not unto men to fast, but unto thy Father which is in secret: and thy Father, which seeth in secret, shall reward thee openly.


And when the devil was cast out, the dumb spake: and the multitudes marvelled, saying, It was never so G5316 in Israel.


But when the blade was sprung up, and brought forth fruit, then G5316ed the tares also.


Woe unto you, scriG5316s and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye are like unto whited sepulchres, which indeed G5316 G5316autiful outward, but are within full of dead men's bones, and of all uncleanness.