Parts of Speech

n pr m

Root Word (Etymology)

of Aramaic origin 1247 and 5029

KJV Translation Count — 29x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Barnabas (29)

Outline of Biblical Usage

arnabas = "son of rest (or Nabas = prophecy)"
1. the surname of Joses or Joseph, a Levite, a native of Cyprus He was a distinguished Christian teacher and companion and colleague of Paul.

Strong's Definitions

bar-nab'-as; of Chaldee origin [Hebrew {1247} (bar) and Hebrew {5029} (nebiy')]; son of Nabas (i.e. prophecy); Barnabas, an Israelite: — Barnabas.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Joses, who by the apostles was surnamed G921, (which is, being interpreted, The son of consolation,) a Levite, and of the country of Cyprus,


But G921 took him, and brought him to the apostles, and declared unto them how he had seen the Lord in the way, and that he had spoken to him, and how he had preached boldly at Damascus in the name of Jesus.


Then tidings of these things came unto the ears of the church which was in Jerusalem: and they sent forth G921, that he should go as far as Antioch.


Then departed G921 to Tarsus, for to seek Saul:


Which also they did, and sent it to the elders by the hands of G921 and Saul.


And G921 and Saul returned from Jerusalem, when they had fulfilled their ministry, and took with them John, whose surname was Mark.


Now there were in the church that was at Antioch certain prophets and teachers; as G921, and Simeon that was called Niger, and Lucius of Cyrene, and Manaen, which had been brought up with Herod the tetrarch, and Saul.


As they ministered to the Lord, and fasted, the Holy Ghost said, Separate me G921 and Saul for the work whereunto I have called them.


Which was with the deputy of the country, Sergius Paulus, a prudent man; who called for G921 and Saul, and desired to hear the word of God.


Now when the congregation was broken up, many of the Jews and religious proselytes followed Paul and G921: who, speaking to them, persuaded them to continue in the grace of God.