Parts of Speech

TDNT 1:553

Root Word (Etymology)

probably from the same as 939 (through the notion of going down

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: cf 899)

KJV Translation Count — 6x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: burden (4), burdensome 1722 (1), weight (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. heaviness, weight, burden, trouble
For Synonyms see entry 5819

Strong's Definitions

bar'-os; probably from the same as (939) (βάσις) (through the notion of going down; compare (899) (βάθος)); weight; in the N.T. only figurative a load, abundance, authority: — burden (-some), weight.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Saying, These last have wrought but one hour, and thou hast made them equal unto us, which have borne the G922 and heat of the day.


For it seemed good to the Holy Ghost, and to us, to lay upon you no greater G922 than these necessary things;


For our light affliction, which is but for a moment, worketh for us a far more exceeding and eternal G922 of glory;


Bear ye one another's G922s, and so fulfil the law of Christ.


Nor of men sought we glory, neither of you, nor yet of others, when we might have been G922some, as the apostles of Christ.


But unto you I say, and unto the rest in Thyatira, as many as have not this doctrine, and which have not known the depths of Satan, as they speak; I will put upon you none other G922.