Parts of Speech

Root Word (Etymology)

from 6605, Greek 2422 Iefyae

KJV Translation Count — 30x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Jephthah (29), Jiphtah (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

ephthah or Jiphtah = "he opens"
n pr m
1. a son of Gilead and a concubine and the judge who defeated the Ammonites; after the victory because of a vow taken before the battle he sacrificed his daughter as a burnt offering
n pr loc
2. a city in Judah

Strong's Definitions

Yiphtach, yif-tawkh'; from 6605; he will open; Jiphtach, an Israelite; also a place in Palestine: — Jephthah, Jiphtah.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And H3316, and Ashnah, and Nezib,


Now H3316 the Gileadite was a mighty man of valour, and he was the son of an harlot: and Gilead begat H3316.


And Gilead's wife bare him sons; and his wife's sons grew up, and they thrust out H3316, and said unto him, Thou shalt not inherit in our father's house; for thou art the son of a strange woman.


Then H3316 fled from his brethren, and dwelt in the land of Tob: and there were gathered vain men to H3316, and went out with him.


And it was so, that when the children of Ammon made war against Israel, the elders of Gilead went to fetch H3316 out of the land of Tob:


And they said unto H3316, Come, and be our captain, that we may fight with the children of Ammon.


And H3316 said unto the elders of Gilead, Did not ye hate me, and expel me out of my father's house? and why are ye come unto me now when ye are in distress?


And the elders of Gilead said unto H3316, Therefore we turn again to thee now, that thou mayest go with us, and fight against the children of Ammon, and be our head over all the inhabitants of Gilead.


And H3316 said unto the elders of Gilead, If ye bring me home again to fight against the children of Ammon, and the LORD deliver them before me, shall I be your head?


And the elders of Gilead said unto H3316, The LORD be witness between us, if we do not so according to thy words.


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