Parts of Speech

n pr m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 7378 and 5971

KJV Translation Count — 104x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Jeroboam (104)

Outline of Biblical Usage

eroboam = "the people will contend"
1. the first king of the northern kingdom of Israel when the kingdom split at the death of Solomon and the 10 tribes split off from Judah and Benjamin and the kingdom under Solomon's son Rehoboam; idolatry was introduced at the beginning of his reign
2. the 8th king of the northern kingdom of Israel, son of Joash, and 4th in the dynasty of Jehu; during his reign the Syrian invaders were repelled and the kingdom restored to its former borders but the idolatry of the kingdom was maintained

Strong's Definitions

Yarob`am, yaw-rob-awm'; from 7378 and 5971; (the) people will contend; Jarobam, the name of two Israelite kings: — Jeroboam.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And H3379 the son of Nebat, an Ephrathite of Zereda, Solomon's servant, whose mother's name was Zeruah, a widow woman, even he lifted up his hand against the king.


And the man H3379 was a mighty man of valour: and Solomon seeing the young man that he was industrious, he made him ruler over all the charge of the house of Joseph.


And it came to pass at that time when H3379 went out of Jerusalem, that the prophet Ahijah the Shilonite found him in the way; and he had clad himself with a new garment; and they two were alone in the field:


And he said to H3379, Take thee ten pieces: for thus saith the LORD, the God of Israel, Behold, I will rend the kingdom out of the hand of Solomon, and will give ten tribes to thee:


Solomon sought therefore to kill H3379. And H3379 arose, and fled into Egypt, unto Shishak king of Egypt, and was in Egypt until the death of Solomon.


And it came to pass, when H3379 the son of Nebat, who was yet in Egypt, heard of it, (for he was fled from the presence of king Solomon, and H3379 dwelt in Egypt;)


That they sent and called him. And H3379 and all the congregation of Israel came, and spake unto Rehoboam, saying,


So H3379 and all the people came to Rehoboam the third day, as the king had appointed, saying, Come to me again the third day.


Wherefore the king hearkened not unto the people; for the cause was from the LORD, that he might perform his saying, which the LORD spake by Ahijah the Shilonite unto H3379 the son of Nebat.


And it came to pass, when all Israel heard that H3379 was come again, that they sent and called him unto the congregation, and made him king over all Israel: there was none that followed the house of David, but the tribe of Judah only.


Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain