Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from the base of 939 (through the idea of basality)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:600

KJV Translation Count — 9x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: stedfast (4), sure (2), firm (1), of force (1), more sure (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. stable, fast, firm
2. metaph. sure, trusty

Strong's Definitions

beb'-ah-yos; from the base of (939) (βάσις) (through the idea of basality); stable (literal or figurative): — firm, of force, stedfast, sure.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Therefore it is G949 faith, that it might be by grace; to the end the promise might be G949 to all the seed; not to that only which is G949 the law, but to that also which is G949 the faith G949 Abraham; who is the father G949 us all,


And whether we be afflicted, it is for your consolation and salvation, which is effectual in the enduring G949 the same sufferings which we also suffer: or whether we be comforted, it is for your consolation and salvation.


For if the word spoken by angels was G949, and every transgression and disobedience received a just recompence G949 reward;


But Christ as a son over his own house; whose house are we, if we hold fast the confidence and the rejoicing G949 the hope G949 unto the end.


For we are made partakers G949 Christ, if we hold the beginning G949 our confidence G949 unto the end;


Which hope we have as an anchor G949 the soul, both G949 and G949, and which entereth into that within the veil;


For a testament is G949 G949 after men are dead: otherwise it is G949 no strength at all while the testator liveth.


Wherefore the rather, brethren, give diligence to make your calling and election G949: for if ye do these things, ye shall never fall:


We have also a G949 G949 word G949 prophecy; whereunto ye do well that ye take heed, as unto a light that shineth in a dark place, until the day dawn, and the day star arise in your hearts: