Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 278

KJV Translation Count — 54x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: create (42), creator (3), choose (2), make (2), cut down (2), dispatch (1), done (1), make fat (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to create, shape, form
a. (Qal) to shape, fashion, create (always with God as subject)
1. of heaven and earth
2. of individual man
3. of new conditions and circumstances
4. of transformations
b. (Niphal) to be created
1. of heaven and earth
2. of birth
3. of something new
4. of miracles
c. (Piel)
1. to cut down
2. to cut out
2. to be fat
a. (Hiphil) to make yourselves fat

Strong's Definitions

bara', baw-raw'; a primitive root; (absolutely) to create; (qualified) to cut down (a wood), select, feed (as formative processes): — choose, create (creator), cut down, dispatch, do, make (fat).

Concordance Results Using KJV

In the beginning God H1254d the heaven and the earth.


And God H1254d great whales, and every living creature that moveth, which the waters brought forth abundantly, after their kind, and every winged fowl after his kind: and God saw that it was good.


So God H1254d man in his own image, in the image of God H1254d he him; male and female H1254d he them.


And God blessed the seventh day, and sanctified it: because that in it he had rested from all his work which God H1254d and made.


These are the generations of the heavens and of the earth when they were H1254d, in the day that the LORD God made the earth and the heavens,


This is the book of the generations of Adam. In the day that God H1254d man, in the likeness of God made he him;


Male and female H1254d he them; and blessed them, and called their name Adam, in the day when they were H1254d.


And the LORD said, I will destroy man whom I have H1254d from the face of the earth; both man, and beast, and the creeping thing, and the fowls of the air; for it repenteth me that I have made them.


And he said, Behold, I H1254 a covenant: before all thy people I will do marvels, such as have not been H1254 in all the earth, nor in any nation: and all the people among which thou art shall see the work of the LORD: for it is a terrible thing that I will do with thee.


But if the LORD H1254 a new thing, and the earth open her mouth, and swallow them up, with all that appertain unto them, and they go H1254 quick into the pit; then ye shall understand that these men have provoked the LORD.