Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 964

KJV Translation Count — 219x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: prepare (85), establish (58), ready (17), stablish (5), provide (5), right (5), fixed (4), set (4), direct (3), order (3), fashion (3), variant (2), certain (2), confirmed (2), firm (2), preparation (2), misc (17)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to be firm, be stable, be established
a. (Niphal)
1. to be set up, be established, be fixed
a. to be firmly established
b. to be established, be stable, be secure, be enduring
c. to be fixed, be securely determined
2. to be directed aright, be fixed aright, be steadfast (moral sense)
3. to prepare, be ready
4. to be prepared, be arranged, be settled
b. (Hiphil)
1. to establish, set up, accomplish, do, make firm
2. to fix, make ready, prepare, provide, provide for, furnish
3. to direct toward (moral sense)
4. to arrange, order
c. (Hophal)
1. to be established, be fastened
2. to be prepared, be ready
d. (Polel)
1. to set up, establish
2. to constitute, make
3. to fix
4. to direct
e. (Pulal) to be established, be prepared
f. (Hithpolel) to be established, be restored

Strong's Definitions

kuwn, koon; a primitive root; properly, to be erect (i.e. stand perpendicular); hence (causatively) to set up, in a great variety of applications, whether literal (establish, fix, prepare, apply), or figurative (appoint, render sure, proper or prosperous): — certain(-ty), confirm, direct, faithfulness, fashion, fasten, firm, be fitted, be fixed, frame, be meet, ordain, order, perfect, (make) preparation, prepare (self), provide, make provision, (be, make) ready, right, set (aright, fast, forth), be stable, (e-) stablish, stand, tarry, X very deed.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And for that the dream was doubled unto Pharaoh twice; it is because the thing is H3559ed by God, and God will shortly bring it to pass.


And when Joseph saw Benjamin with them, he said to the ruler of his house, Bring these men home, and slay, and make H3559; for these men shall dine with me at noon.


And they made H3559 the present against Joseph came at noon: for they heard that they should eat bread there.


And Moses said, It is not meet so to do; for we shall sacrifice the abomination of the Egyptians to the LORD our God: lo, shall we sacrifice the abomination of the Egyptians before their eyes, and will they not stone us?


Thou shalt bring them in, and plant them in the mountain of thine inheritance, in the place, O LORD, which thou hast made for thee to dwell in, in the Sanctuary, O Lord, which thy hands have H3559ed.


And it shall come to pass, that on the sixth day they shall H3559 that which they bring in; and it shall be twice as much as they gather daily.


And be H3559 against the third day: for the third day the LORD will come down in the sight of all the people upon mount Sinai.


And he said unto the people, Be H3559 against the third day: come not at your wives.


Behold, I send an Angel before thee, to keep thee in the way, and to bring thee into the place which I have H3559d.


And be H3559 in the morning, and come up in the morning unto mount Sinai, and present thyself there to me in the top of the mount.