Parts of Speech

subst n neg adv w/prep

Root Word (Etymology)

as if from a primitive root meaning to be nothing or not exist

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 81

KJV Translation Count — 29x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: except, faileth, fatherless, incurable, infinite, innumerable, neither, never, no, none, not, nothing, nought, without

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. nothing, not, nought n
a. nothing, nought neg
b. not
c. to have not (of possession) adj
d. without w/prep
e. for lack of

Strong's Definitions

'ayin, ah'-yin; as if from a primitive root meaning to be nothing or not exist; a non-entity; generally used as a negative particle: — else, except, fail, (father-) less, be gone, in(-curable), neither, never, no (where), none, nor, (any, thing), not, nothing, to nought, past, un(-searchable), well-nigh, without. Compare 370.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And every plant of the field before it was in the earth, and every herb of the field before it grew: for the LORD God had H369t caused it to rain upon the earth, and there was H369t a man to till the ground.


And when Rachel saw that she bare Jacob H369 children, Rachel envied her sister; and said unto Jacob, Give me children, or else I die.


And Joseph gathered corn as the sand of the sea, very much, until he left numbering; for it was H369 number.


And we said, We canH369t go down: if our youngest brother be with us, then will we go down: for we may H369t see the man's face, H369 our youngest brother be with us.


For these two years hath the famine been in the land: and yet there are five years, in the which there shall H369 be earing H369r harvest.


Then his father and his mother said unto him, Is there H369 a woman among the daughters of thy brethren, or among all my people, that thou goest to take a wife of the uncircumcised Philistines? And Samson said unto his father, Get her for me; for she pleaseth me well.


And Saul's uncle said unto him and to his servant, Whither went ye? And he said, To seek the asses: and when we saw that they were H369 where, we came to Samuel.


And they took the bullock which was given them, and they dressed it, and called on the name of Baal from morning even until H369on, saying, O Baal, hear us. But there was H369 voice, H369r any that answered. And they leaped upon the altar which was made.


And as thy servant was busy here and there, he was gone. And the king of Israel said unto him, So shall thy judgment be; thyself hast decided it.


Also cedar trees in abundance: for the Zidonians and they of Tyre brought much cedar wood to David.