Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 215

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 52a

KJV Translation Count — 123x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: light(s) (114), day (2), bright (1), clear (1), flood (1), herbs (1), lightning (1), morning (1), sun (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. light
a. light of day
b. light of heavenly luminaries (moon, sun, stars)
c. day-break, dawn, morning light
d. daylight
e. lightning
f. light of lamp
g. light of life
h. light of prosperity
i. light of instruction
j. light of face (fig.)
k. Jehovah as Israel's light
The Creation of Light

Strong's Definitions

'owr, ore; from 215; illumination or (concrete) luminary (in every sense, including lightning, happiness, etc.): — bright, clear, + day, light (-ning), morning, sun.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And God said, Let there be H216: and there was H216.


And God saw the H216, that it was good: and God divided the H216 from the darkness.


And God called the H216 H216, and the darkness he called Night. And the evening and the H216 were the first H216.


And to rule over the H216 and over the night, and to divide the H216 from the darkness: and God saw that it was good.


They saw not one another, neither rose any from his place for three H216s: but all the children of Israel had H216 in their dwellings.


And it was told the Gazites, saying, Samson is come hither. And they compassed him in, and laid wait for him all night in the gate of the city, and were quiet all the night, saying, In the H216, when it is H216, we shall kill him.


Then came the woman in the dawning of the H216, and fell down at the door of the man's house where her lord was, till it was H216.


And Saul said, Let us go down after the Philistines by night, and spoil them until the H216 H216, and let us not leave a man of them. And they said, Do whatsoever seemeth good unto thee. Then said the priest, Let us draw near hither unto God.


So and more also do God unto the enemies of David, if I leave of all that pertain to him by the H216 H216 any that pisseth against the wall.


For in very deed, as the LORD God of Israel liveth, which hath kept me back from hurting thee, except thou hadst hasted and come to meet me, surely there had not been left unto Nabal by the H216 H216 any that pisseth against the wall.