Parts of Speech

n pr m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 3034, Greek 2448 Iouda and 2455 Ioudav

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 850c

KJV Translation Count — 818x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Judah (808), Bethlehemjudah 1035 (10)

Outline of Biblical Usage

udah = "praised"
1. the son of Jacob by Leah
2. the tribe descended from Judah the son of Jacob
3. the territory occupied by the tribe of Judah
4. the kingdom comprised of the tribes of Judah and Benjamin which occupied the southern part of Canaan after the nation split upon the death of Solomon
5. a Levite in Ezra's time
6. an overseer of Jerusalem in the time of Nehemiah
7. a Levite musician in the time of Nehemiah
8. a priest in the time of Nehemiah

Strong's Definitions

Yhuwdah, yeh-hoo-daw'; from 3034; celebrated; Jehudah (or Judah), the name of five Israelites; also of the tribe descended from the first, and of its territory: — Judah.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And she conceived again, and bare a son: and she said, Now will I praise the LORD: therefore she called his name H3063; and left bearing.


The sons of Leah; Reuben, Jacob's firstborn, and Simeon, and Levi, and H3063, and Issachar, and Zebulun:


And H3063 said unto his brethren, What profit is it if we slay our brother, and conceal his blood?


And it came to pass at that time, that H3063 went down from his brethren, and turned in to a certain Adullamite, whose name was Hirah.


And H3063 saw there a daughter of a certain Canaanite, whose name was Shuah; and he took her, and went in unto her.


And H3063 took a wife for Er his firstborn, whose name was Tamar.


And Er, H3063's firstborn, was wicked in the sight of the LORD; and the LORD slew him.


And H3063 said unto Onan, Go in unto thy brother's wife, and marry her, and raise up seed to thy brother.


Then said H3063 to Tamar his daughter in law, Remain a widow at thy father's house, till Shelah my son be grown: for he said, Lest peradventure he die also, as his brethren did. And Tamar went and dwelt in her father's house.


And in process of time the daughter of Shuah H3063's wife died; and H3063 was comforted, and went up unto his sheepshearers to Timnath, he and his friend Hirah the Adullamite.