Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 875

KJV Translation Count — 42x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: foundation (15), lay (8), founded (8), ordain (2), counsel (2), established (2), foundation 3117 (1), appointed (1), instructed (1), set (1), sure (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to found, fix, establish, lay foundation
a. (Qal) to found, establish, begin
b. (Niphal)
1. to fix or seat themselves close together, sit in conclave
2. to be founded
c. (Piel)
1. to found
2. to establish, appoint, ordain
d. (Pual) to be founded, be laid
e. (Hophal) to be founded

Strong's Definitions

yacad, yaw-sad'; a primitive root; to set (literally or figuratively); intensively, to found; reflexively, to sit down together, i.e. settle, consult: — appoint, take counsel, establish, (lay the, lay for a) found(-ation), instruct, lay, ordain, set, X sure.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Behold, to morrow about this time I will cause it to rain a very grievous hail, such as hath not been in Egypt since the H3245 thereof even until now.


And Joshua adjured them at that time, saying, Cursed be the man before the LORD, that riH3245h up and buildeth this city Jericho: he shall H3245 the H3245 thereof in his firstborn, and in his youngest son shall he H3245 up the gates of it.


And the king commanded, and they brought great stones, costly stones, and hewed stones, to H3245 the H3245 of the house.


In the fourth year was the H3245 of the house of the LORD laid, in the month Zif:


And the H3245 was of costly stones, even great stones, stones of ten cubits, and stones of eight cubits.


In his days did Hiel the Bethelite build Jericho: he laid the H3245 thereof in Abiram his firstborn, and H3245 up the gates thereof in his youngest son Segub, according to the word of the LORD, which he spake by Joshua the son of Nun.


All these which were chosen to be porters in the gates were two hundred and twelve. These were reckoned by their genealogy in their villages, whom David and Samuel the seer did H3245 in their H3245 office.


Now these are the things wherein Solomon was H3245 for the building of the house of God. The length by cubits after the first meaH3245 was threescore cubits, and the breadth twenty cubits.


In the third month they began to H3245 the H3245 of the heaps, and finished them in the seventh month.


From the first day of the seventh month began they to offer burnt offerings unto the LORD. But the H3245 of the temple of the LORD was not yet laid.