Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 6213

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1708a

KJV Translation Count — 235x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: work (189), needlework 7551 (5), acts (4), labour (4), doing (4), art (3), deed (3), misc 2(3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. deed, work
a. deed, thing done, act
b. work, labour
c. business, pursuit
d. undertaking, enterprise
e. achievement
f. deeds, works (of deliverance and judgment)
g. work, thing made
h. work (of God)
i. product

Strong's Definitions

ma`aseh, mah-as-eh'; from 6213; an action (good or bad); generally, a transaction; abstractly, activity; by implication, a product (specifically, a poem) or (generally) property: — act, art, + bakemeat, business, deed, do(-ing), labor, thing made, ware of making, occupation, thing offered, operation, possession, X well, ((handy-, needle-, net-)) work(ing, - manship), wrought.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And he called his name Noah, saying, This same shall comfort us concerning our H4639 and toil of our hands, because of the ground which the LORD hath cursed.


Then Abimelech called Abraham, and said unto him, What hast thou done unto us? and what have I offended thee, that thou hast brought on me and on my kingdom a great sin? thou hast done H4639s unto me that ought not to be done.


And in the uppermost basket there was of all manner of bakemeats for Pharaoh; and the birds did eat them out of the basket upon my head.


And Joseph said unto them, What H4639 is this that ye have done? wot ye not that such a man as I can certainly divine?


And it shall come to pass, when Pharaoh shall call you, and shall say, What is your occupation?


And Pharaoh said unto his brethren, What is your occupation? And they said unto Pharaoh, Thy servants are shepherds, both we, and also our fathers.


And the king of Egypt said unto them, Wherefore do ye, Moses and Aaron, let the people from their H4639s? get you unto your burdens.


And the taskmasters hasted them, saying, Fulfil your H4639s, your daily tasks, as when there was straw.


And thou shalt teach them ordinances and laws, and shalt shew them the way wherein they must walk, and the H4639 that they must do.


Six days thou shalt do thy H4639, and on the seventh day thou shalt rest: that thine ox and thine ass may rest, and the son of thy handmaid, and the stranger, may be refreshed.