bayith (Aramaic);



Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

corresponding to 1004

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2629a

KJV Translation Count — 44x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: house (44)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. house (of men)
2. house (of God)

Strong's Definitions

bayith, bah-yith; (Aramaic) corresponding to 1004: — house.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Then ceased the work of the H1005 of God which is at Jerusalem. So it ceased unto the second year of the reign of Darius king of Persia.


Then rose up Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua the son of Jozadak, and began to build the H1005 of God which is at Jerusalem: and with them were the prophets of God helping them.


At the same time came to them Tatnai, governor on this side the river, and Shetharboznai, and their companions, and said thus unto them, Who hath commanded you to build this H1005, and to make up this wall?


Be it known unto the king, that we went into the province of Judea, to the H1005 of the great God, which is builded with great stones, and timber is laid in the walls, and this work goeth fast on, and prospereth in their hands.


Then asked we those elders, and said unto them thus, Who commanded you to build this H1005, and to make up these walls?


And thus they returned us answer, saying, We are the servants of the God of heaven and earth, and build the H1005 that was builded these many years ago, which a great king of Israel builded and set up.


But after that our fathers had provoked the God of heaven unto wrath, he gave them into the hand of Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon, the Chaldean, who destroyed this H1005, and carried the people away into Babylon.


But in the first year of Cyrus the king of Babylon the same king Cyrus made a decree to build this H1005 of God.


And the vessels also of gold and silver of the H1005 of God, which Nebuchadnezzar took out of the temple that was in Jerusalem, and brought them into the temple of Babylon, those did Cyrus the king take out of the temple of Babylon, and they were delivered unto one, whose name was Sheshbazzar, whom he had made governor;


And said unto him, Take these vessels, go, carry them into the temple that is in Jerusalem, and let the H1005 of God be builded in his place.