Parts of Speech

TWOT 793a

Root Word (Etymology)

from 2895

KJV Translation Count — 559x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: good (361), better (72), well (20), goodness (16), goodly (9), best (8), merry (7), fair (7), prosperity (6), precious (4), fine (3), wealth (3), beautiful (2), fairer (2), favour (2), glad (2), misc (35)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. good, pleasant, agreeable
a. pleasant, agreeable (to the senses)
b. pleasant (to the higher nature)
c. good, excellent (of its kind)
d. good, rich, valuable in estimation
e. good, appropriate, becoming
f. better (comparative)
g. glad, happy, prosperous (of man's sensuous nature)
h. good understanding (of man's intellectual nature)
i. good, kind, benign
j. good, right (ethical)
n m
2. a good thing, benefit, welfare
a. welfare, prosperity, happiness
b. good things (collective)
c. good, benefit
d. moral good
n f
3. welfare, benefit, good things
a. welfare, prosperity, happiness
b. good things (collective)
c. bounty

Strong's Definitions

towb, tobe; from 2895; good (as an adjective) in the widest sense; used likewise as a noun, both in the masculine and the feminine, the singular and the plural (good, a good or good thing, a good man or woman; the good, goods or good things, good men or women), also as an adverb (well): — beautiful, best, better, bountiful, cheerful, at ease, X fair (word), (be in) favour, fine, glad, good (deed, -lier, -liest, -ly, -ness, -s), graciously, joyful, kindly, kindness, liketh (best), loving, merry, X most, pleasant, + pleaseth, pleasure, precious, prosperity, ready, sweet, wealth, welfare, (be) well ((-favoured)).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And God saw the light, that it was H2896: and God divided the light from the darkness.


And God called the dry land Earth; and the gathering together of the waters called he Seas: and God saw that it was H2896.


And the earth brought forth grass, and herb yielding seed after his kind, and the tree yielding fruit, whose seed was in itself, after his kind: and God saw that it was H2896.


And to rule over the day and over the night, and to divide the light from the darkness: and God saw that it was H2896.


And God created 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 H2896.


And God made the beast of the earth after his kind, and cattle after their kind, and every thing that creepeth upon the earth after his kind: and God saw that it was H2896.


And God saw every thing that he had made, and, behold, it was very H2896. And the evening and the morning were the sixth day.


And out of the ground made the LORD God to grow every tree that is pleasant to the sight, and H2896 for food; the tree of life also in the midst of the garden, and the tree of knowledge of H2896 and evil.


And the gold of that land is H2896: there is bdellium and the onyx stone.


But of the tree of the knowledge of H2896 and evil, thou shalt not eat of it: for in the day that thou eatest thereof thou shalt surely die.