Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

perhaps remotely derived from the base of 939 (through the idea of removal)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:596

KJV Translation Count — 27x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: bear (23), carry (3), take up (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to take up with the hands
2. to take up in order to carry or bear, to put upon one's self (something) to be carried
a. to bear what is burdensome
3. to bear, to carry
a. to carry on one's person
b. to sustain, i.e. uphold, support
4. to bear away, carry off

Strong's Definitions

bas-tad'-zo; perhaps remotely derivative from the base of (939) (βάσις) (through the idea of removal); to lift, literal or figurative (endure, declare, sustain, receive, etc.): — bear, carry, take up.

Concordance Results Using KJV

I indeed baptize you with water unto repentance: but he that cometh after me is mightier than I, whose shoes I am not worthy to G941: he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost, and with fire:


That it might be fulfilled which was spoken by Esaias the prophet, saying, Himself took our infirmities, and bare our sicknesses.


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


And he sendeth forth two of his disciples, and saith unto them, Go ye into the city, and there shall meet you a man G941ing a pitcher of water: follow him.


And he came and touched the bier: and they that bare him stood still. And he said, Young man, I say unto thee, Arise.


G941 neither purse, nor scrip, nor shoes: and salute no man by the way.


And it came to pass, as he spake these things, a certain woman of the company lifted G941 her voice, and said unto him, Blessed is the womb that bare thee, and the paps which thou hast sucked.


And whosoever doth not G941 his cross, and come after me, cannot be my disciple.


And he said unto them, Behold, when ye are entered into the city, there shall a man meet you, G941ing a pitcher of water; follow him into the house where he entereth in.


Then the Jews took G941 stones again to stone him.