Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 2232

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 582a

KJV Translation Count — 229x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: seed (221), child (2), carnally 7902 (2), carnally (1), fruitful (1), seedtime (1), sowing time (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. seed, sowing, offspring
a. a sowing
b. seed
c. semen virile
d. offspring, descendants, posterity, children
e. of moral quality
1. a practitioner of righteousness (fig.)
f. sowing time (by meton)

Strong's Definitions

zera`, zeh'-rah; from 2232; seed; figuratively, fruit, plant, sowing-time, posterity: — X carnally, child, fruitful, seed(time), sowing- time.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And God said, Let the earth bring forth grass, the herb yielding H2233, and the fruit tree yielding fruit after his kind, whose H2233 is in itself, upon the earth: and it was so.


And the earth brought forth grass, and herb yielding H2233 after his kind, and the tree yielding fruit, whose H2233 was in itself, after his kind: and God saw that it was good.


And God said, Behold, I have given you every herb bearing H2233, which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree, in the which is the fruit of a tree yielding H2233; to you it shall be for meat.


And I will put enmity between thee and the woman, and between thy H2233 and her H2233; it shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel.


And Adam knew his wife again; and she bare a son, and called his name Seth: For God, said she, hath appointed me another H2233 instead of Abel, whom Cain slew.


Of fowls also of the air by sevens, the male and the female; to keep H2233 alive upon the face of all the earth.


While the earth remaineth, H2233H2233 and harvest, and cold and heat, and summer and winter, and day and night shall not cease.


And I, behold, I establish my covenant with you, and with your H2233 after you;


And the LORD appeared unto Abram, and said, Unto thy H2233 will I give this land: and there builded he an altar unto the LORD, who appeared unto him.


For all the land which thou seest, to thee will I give it, and to thy H2233 for ever.