Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 142

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:477

KJV Translation Count — 99x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: bread (72), loaf (23), shewbread 4286 3588 (4)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. food composed of flour mixed with water and baked
a. the Israelites made it in the form of an oblong or round cake, as thick as one's thumb, and as large as a plate or platter hence it was not to be cut but broken
b. loaves were consecrated to the Lord
c. of the bread used at the love-feasts and at the Lord's Table
2. food of any kind

Strong's Definitions

ar'-tos; from (142) (αἴρω); bread (as raised) or a loaf: — (shew-) bread, loaf.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And when the tempter came to him, he said, If thou be the Son of God, command that these stones be made G740.


But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by G740 alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God.


Give us this day our daily G740.


Or what man is there of you, whom if his son ask G740, will he give him a stone?


How he entered into the house of God, and did eat the G740, which was not lawful for him to eat, neither for them which were with him, but only for the priests?


And they say unto him, We have here but five loaves, and two fishes.


And he commanded the multitude to sit down on the grass, and took the five loaves, and the two fishes, and looking up to heaven, he blessed, and brake, and gave the loaves to his disciples, and the disciples to the multitude.


Why do thy disciples transgress the tradition of the elders? for they wash not their hands when they eat G740.


But he answered and said, It is not meet to take the children's G740, and to cast it to dogs.


And his disciples say unto him, Whence should we have so much G740 in the wilderness, as to fill so great a multitude?