Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from a primary phebomai (to be put in fear)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 9:189

KJV Translation Count — 47x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: fear (41), terror (3), misc (3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. fear, dread, terror
a. that which strikes terror
2. reverence for one's husband

Strong's Definitions

fob'-os; from a primary φέβομαι (to be put in fear); alarm or fright: — be afraid, + exceedingly, fear, terror.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And when the disciples saw him walking on the sea, they were troubled, saying, It is a spirit; and they cried out for G5401.


And for G5401 of him the keepers did shake, and became as dead men.


And they departed quickly from the sepulchre with G5401 and great joy; and did run to bring his disciples word.


And they G5401ed exceedingly, and said one to another, What manner of man is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him?


And when Zacharias saw him, he was troubled, and G5401 fell upon him.


And G5401 came on all that dwelt round about them: and all these sayings were noised abroad throughout all the hill country of Judaea.


And, lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them, and the glory of the Lord shone round about them: and they were sore afraid.


And they were all amazed, and they glorified God, and were filled with G5401, saying, We have seen strange things to day.


And there came a G5401 on all: and they glorified God, saying, That a great prophet is risen up among us; and, That God hath visited his people.


Then the whole multitude of the country of the Gadarenes round about besought him to depart from them; for they were taken with great G5401: and he went up into the ship, and returned back again.