Parts of Speech

TWOT number 241

Root Word (Etymology)

probably from 1129 abbreviated

KJV Translation Count — 2055x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: house (1881), household (54), home (25), within (22), temple (11), prison (16), place (16), family (3), families 1 (2), dungeon (2), misc 2(3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. house
a. house, dwelling habitation
b. shelter or abode of animals
c. human bodies (fig.)
d. of Sheol
e. of abode of light and darkness
f. of land of Ephraim
2. place
3. receptacle
4. home, house as containing a family
5. household, family
a. those belonging to the same household
b. family of descendants, descendants as organized body
6. household affairs
7. inwards (metaph.)
8. (TWOT) temple
9. on the inside
10. within

Strong's Definitions

bayith, bah'-yith; probably from 1129 abbreviated; a house (in the greatest variation of applications, especially family, etc.): — court, daughter, door, + dungeon, family, + forth of, X great as would contain, hangings, home(born), (winter) house(hold), inside(-ward), palace, place, + prison, + steward, + tablet, temple, web, + within(-out).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Make thee an ark of gopher wood; rooms shalt thou make in the ark, and shalt pitch it H1004 and without with pitch.


And the LORD said unto Noah, Come thou and all thy H1004 into the ark; for thee have I seen righteous before me in this generation.


Now the LORD had said unto Abram, Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father's H1004, unto a land that I will shew thee:


The princes also of Pharaoh saw her, and commended her before Pharaoh: and the woman was taken into Pharaoh's H1004.


And the LORD plagued Pharaoh and his H1004 with great plagues because of Sarai Abram's wife.


And when Abram heard that his brother was taken captive, he armed his trained servants, born in his own H1004, three hundred and eighteen, and pursued them unto Dan.


And Abram said, Lord GOD, what wilt thou give me, seeing I go childless, and the steward of my H1004 is this Eliezer of Damascus?


And Abram said, Behold, to me thou hast given no seed: and, lo, one born in my H1004 is mine heir.


And he that is eight days old shall be circumcised among you, every man child in your generations, he that is born in the H1004, or bought with money of any stranger, which is not of thy seed.


He that is born in thy H1004, and he that is bought with thy money, must needs be circumcised: and my covenant shall be in your flesh for an everlasting covenant.