Parts of Speech

TWOT 1421d, TWOT 1421e

Root Word (Etymology)

from 5375

KJV Translation Count — 66x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: burden (57), song (3), prophecy (2), set (1), exaction (1), carry away (1), tribute (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. load, bearing, tribute, burden, lifting
a. load, burden
b. lifting, uplifting, that to which the soul lifts itself up
c. bearing, carrying
d. tribute, that which is carried or brought or borne
2. utterance, oracle, burden
Massa = "burden"
n pr m
3. (BDB) a son of Ishmael

Strong's Definitions

massa', mas-saw'; from 5375; a burden; specifically, tribute, or (abstractly) porterage; figuratively, an utterance, chiefly a doom, especially singing; mental, desire: — burden, carry away, prophecy, X they set, song, tribute.

Concordance Results Using KJV

If thou see the ass of him that hateth thee lying under his H4853, and wouldest forbear to help him, thou shalt surely help with him.


And when Aaron and his sons have made an end of covering the sanctuary, and all the vessels of the sanctuary, as the camp is to H4853 forward; after that, the sons of Kohath shall come to bear it: but they shall not touch any holy thing, lest they die. These things are the H4853 of the sons of Kohath in the tabernacle of the congregation.


But thus do unto them, that they may live, and not die, when they approach unto the most holy things: Aaron and his sons shall go in, and appoint them every one to his service and to his H4853:


This is the service of the families of the Gershonites, to serve, and for H4853s:


At the appointment of Aaron and his sons shall be all the service of the sons of the Gershonites, in all their H4853s, and in all their service: and ye shall appoint unto them in charge all their H4853s.


And this is the charge of their H4853, according to all their service in the tabernacle of the congregation; the boards of the tabernacle, and the bars thereof, and the pillars thereof, and sockets thereof,


And the pillars of the court round about, and their sockets, and their pins, and their cords, with all their instruments, and with all their service: and by name ye shall reckon the instruments of the charge of their H4853.


From thirty years old and upward even unto fifty years old, every one that came to do the service of the ministry, and the service of the H4853 in the tabernacle of the congregation,


According to the commandment of the LORD they were numbered by the hand of Moses, every one according to his service, and according to his H4853: thus were they numbered of him, as the LORD commanded Moses.


And Moses said unto the LORD, Wherefore hast thou afflicted thy servant? and wherefore have I not found favour in thy sight, that thou layest the H4853 of all this people upon me?