Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 876

KJV Translation Count — 213x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: more (70), again (54), add (28), increase (16), also (6), exceed (4), put (4), further (4), henceforth (4), can (2), continued (2), give (2), misc (17)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to add, increase, do again
a. (Qal) to add, increase, do again
b. (Niphal)
1. to join, join oneself to
2. to be joined, be added to
c. (Hiphil)
1. to cause to add, increase
2. to do more, do again

Strong's Definitions

yacaph, yaw-saf'; a primitive root; to add or augment (often adverbial, to continue to do a thing): — add, X again, X any more, X cease, X come more, + conceive again, continue, exceed, X further, X gather together, get more, give more-over, X henceforth, increase (more and more), join, X longer (bring, do, make, much, put), X (the, much, yet) more (and more), proceed (further), prolong, put, be (strong-) er, X yet, yield.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And she H3254 bare his brother Abel. And Abel was a keeper of sheep, but Cain was a tiller of the ground.


When thou tillest the ground, it shall not H3254 yield unto thee her strength; a fugitive and a vagabond shalt thou be in the earth.


And he stayed yet other seven days; and H3254 he sent forth the dove out of the ark;


And he stayed yet other seven days; and sent forth the dove; which returned not H3254 unto him any H3254.


And the LORD smelled a sweet savour; and the LORD said in his heart, I will not H3254 curse the ground any H3254 for man's sake; for the imagination of man's heart is evil from his youth; neither will I H3254 smite any H3254 every thing living, as I have done.


And he spake unto him yet H3254, and said, Peradventure there shall be forty found there. And he said, I will not do it for forty's sake.


Then H3254 Abraham took a wife, and her name was Keturah.


And she called his name Joseph; and said, The LORD shall H3254 to me another son.


And Joseph dreamed a dream, and he told it his brethren: and they hated him yet the H3254.


And his brethren said to him, Shalt thou indeed reign over us? or shalt thou indeed have dominion over us? And they hated him yet the H3254 for his dreams, and for his words.