Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

perhaps from an unused root meaning to stand out, or exist

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 921

KJV Translation Count — 133x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: is (54), be (28), have (22), there (13), misc (16)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. being, existence, substance, there is or are
a. substance
b. existence
c. there is or are

Strong's Definitions

yesh, yaysh; perhaps from an unused root meaning to stand out, or exist; entity; used adverbially or as a copula for the substantive verb ( 1961); there is or are (or any other form of the verb to be, as may suit the connection): — (there) are, (he, it, shall, there, there may, there shall, there should) be, thou do, had, hast, (which) hath, (I, shalt, that) have, (he, it, there) is, substance, it (there) was, (there) were, ye will, thou wilt, wouldest.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Peradventure H3426 H3426 fifty righteous within the city: wilt thou also destroy and not spare the place for the fifty righteous that are H3426in?


And he communed with them, saying, If it H3426 your mind that I should bury my dead out of my sight; hear me, and intreat for me to Ephron the son of Zohar,


And said, Whose daughter art thou? tell me, I pray thee: H3426 H3426 room in thy father's house for us to lodge in?


And I came thH3426 day unto the well, and said, O LORD God of my master Abraham, if now thou do prosper my way which I go:


And now if ye will deal kindly and truly with my master, tell me: and if not, tell me; that I may turn to the right hand, or to the left.


And Jacob awaked out of hH3426 sleep, and he said, Surely the LORD H3426 in thH3426 place; and I knew it not.


It H3426 in the power of my hand to do you hurt: but the God of your father spake unto me yesternight, saying, Take thou heed that thou speak not to Jacob either good or bad.


And Esau said, I H3426 enough, my brother; keep that thou hast unto thyself.


Take, I pray thee, my blessing that H3426 brought to thee; H3426cause God hath dealt graciously with me, and H3426cause I H3426 enough. And he urged him, and he took it.


And Joseph found grace in hH3426 sight, and he served him: and he made him overseer over hH3426 house, and all that he had he put into hH3426 hand.