Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 1696

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 399a

KJV Translation Count — 1439x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: word (807), thing (231), matter (63), acts (51), chronicles (38), saying (25), commandment (20), misc (204)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. speech, word, speaking, thing
a. speech
b. saying, utterance
c. word, words
d. business, occupation, acts, matter, case, something, manner (by extension)

Strong's Definitions

dabar, daw-baw'; from 1696; a word; by implication, a matter (as spoken of) or thing; adverbially, a cause: — act, advice, affair, answer, X any such (thing), because of, book, business, care, case, cause, certain rate, + chronicles, commandment, X commune(ication), + concern(-ing), + confer, counsel, + dearth, decree, deed, X disease, due, duty, effect, + eloquent, errand, (evil favoured-) ness, + glory, + harm, hurt, + iniquity, + judgment, language, + lying, manner, matter, message, (no) thing, oracle, X ought, X parts, + pertaining, + please, portion, + power, promise, provision, purpose, question, rate, reason, report, request, X (as hast) said, sake, saying, sentence, + sign, + so, s

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the whole earth was of one language, and of one speech.


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


After these H1697s the H1697 of the LORD came unto Abram in a vision, H1697, Fear not, Abram: I am thy shield, and thy exceeding great reward.


And, behold, the H1697 of the LORD came unto him, H1697, This shall not be thine heir; but he that shall come forth out of thine own bowels shall be thine heir.


Is any H1697 too hard for the LORD? At the time appointed I will return unto thee, according to the time of life, and Sarah shall have a son.


That be far from thee to do after this manner, to slay the righteous with the wicked: and that the righteous should be as the wicked, that be far from thee: Shall not the Judge of all the earth do right?


Behold now, I have two daughters which have not known man; let me, I pray you, bring them out unto you, and do ye to them as is good in your eyes: only unto these men do noH1697; for therefore came they under the shadow of my roof.


And he said unto him, See, I have accepted thee concerning this H1697 also, that I will not overthrow this city, for the which thou hast spoken.


Haste thee, escape thither; for I cannot do any H1697 till thou be come thither. Therefore the name of the city was called Zoar.


Therefore Abimelech rose early in the morning, and called all his servants, and told all these H1697s in their ears: and the men were sore afraid.