Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 4100, Greek 3131 manna

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: number 1208, number 1209

KJV Translation Count — 14x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: manna (14)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. manna
a. the bread from Heaven that fed the Israelites for 40 years of wilderness wanderings
b. means 'What is it?'

Strong's Definitions

man, mawn; from 4100; literally, a whatness (so to speak), i.e. manna (so called from the question about it): — manna.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And when the children of Israel saw it, they said one to another, It is H4478: for they wist not what it was. And Moses said unto them, This is the bread which the LORD hath given you to eat.


And the house of Israel called the name thereof H4478: and it was like coriander seed, white; and the taste of it was like wafers made with honey.


And Moses said unto Aaron, Take a pot, and put an omer full of H4478 therein, and lay it up before the LORD, to be kept for your generations.


And the children of Israel did eat H4478 forty years, until they came to a land inhabited; they did eat H4478, until they came unto the borders of the land of Canaan.


But now our soul is dried away: there is nothing at all, beside this H4478, before our eyes.


And the H4478 was as coriander seed, and the colour thereof as the colour of bdellium.


And when the dew fell upon the camp in the night, the H4478 fell upon it.


And he humbled thee, and suffered thee to hunger, and fed thee with H4478, which thou knewest not, neither did thy fathers know; that he might make thee know that man doth not live by bread only, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of the LORD doth man live.


Who fed thee in the wilderness with H4478, which thy fathers knew not, that he might humble thee, and that he might prove thee, to do thee good at thy latter end;


And the H4478 ceased on the morrow after they had eaten of the old corn of the land; neither had the children of Israel H4478 any more; but they did eat of the fruit of the land of Canaan that year.