Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 887

KJV Translation Count — 80x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: counsel (25), counsellor (22), consult (9), give (7), purposed (5), advice (2), determined (2), advise (2), deviseth (2), taken (2), misc (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to advise, consult, give counsel, counsel, purpose, devise, plan
a. (Qal)
1. to advise, counsel, give counsel, consult
2. counsellor (participle)
b. (Niphal) to consult together, exchange counsel, deliberate, counsel together
c. (Hithpael) to conspire

Strong's Definitions

ya`ats, yaw-ats'; a primitive root; to advise; reflexively, to deliberate or resolve: — advertise, take advise, advise (well), consult, (give, take) counsel(-lor), determine, devise, guide, purpose.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Hearken now unto my voice, I will H3289 thee H3289, and God shall be with thee: Be thou for the people to God-ward, that thou mayest bring the causes unto God:


And now, behold, I go unto my people: come therefore, and I will advertise thee what this people shall do to thy people in the latter days.


And Absalom sent for Ahithophel the Gilonite, David's H3289ler, from his city, even from Giloh, while he offered sacrifices. And the conspiracy was strong; for the people increased continually with Absalom.


And the H3289 of Ahithophel, which he H3289led in those days, was as if a man had inquired at the oracle of God: so was all the H3289 of Ahithophel both with David and with Absalom.


And Hushai said unto Absalom, The H3289 that Ahithophel hath H3289n is not good at this time.


Therefore I H3289 that all Israel be generally gathered unto thee, from Dan even to Beersheba, as the sand that is by the sea for multitude; and that thou go to battle in thine own person.


Then said Hushai unto Zadok and to Abiathar the priests, Thus and thus did Ahithophel H3289 Absalom and the elders of Israel; and thus and thus have I H3289led.


And it came to pass, after they were departed, that they came up out of the well, and went and told king David, and said unto David, Arise, and pass quickly over the water: for thus hath Ahithophel H3289led against you.


Now therefore come, let me, I pray thee, H3289 thee H3289, that thou mayest save thine own life, and the life of thy son Solomon.


And king Rehoboam H3289ed with the old men, that stood before Solomon his father while he yet lived, and said, How do ye H3289 that I may answer this people?