Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive word

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 62a

KJV Translation Count — 629x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: brethren (332), brother (269), another (23), brotherly (1), kindred (1), like (1), another (1), other (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. brother
a. brother of same parents
b. half-brother (same father)
c. relative, kinship, same tribe
d. each to the other (reciprocal relationship)
e. (fig.) of resemblance

Strong's Definitions

'ach, awkh; a primitive word; a brother (used in the widest sense of literal relationship and metaphorical affinity or resemblance (like 1)): — another, brother(-ly); kindred, like, other. Compare also the proper names beginning with "Ah-" or "Ahi-".

Concordance Results Using KJV

And she again bare his H251 Abel. And Abel was a keeper of sheep, but Cain was a tiller of the ground.


And Cain talked with Abel his H251: and it came to pass, when they were in the field, that Cain rose up against Abel his H251, and slew him.


And the LORD said unto Cain, Where is Abel thy H251? And he said, I know not: Am I my H251's keeper?


And he said, What hast thou done? the voice of thy H251's blood crieth unto me from the ground.


And now art thou cursed from the earth, which hath opened her mouth to receive thy H251's blood from thy hand;


And his H251's name was Jubal: he was the father of all such as handle the harp and organ.


And surely your blood of your lives will I require; at the hand of every beast will I require it, and at the hand of man; at the hand of every man's H251 will I require the life of man.


And Ham, the father of Canaan, saw the nakedness of his father, and told his two H251 without.


And he said, Cursed be Canaan; a servant of servants shall he be unto his H251.


Unto Shem also, the father of all the children of Eber, the H251 of Japheth the elder, even to him were children born.