Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 8199

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2443c

KJV Translation Count — 421x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: judgment (296), manner (38), right (18), cause (12), ordinance (11), lawful (7), order (5), worthy (3), fashion (3), custom (2), discretion (2), law (2), measure (2), sentence (2), misc (18)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. judgment, justice, ordinance
a. judgment
1. act of deciding a case
2. place, court, seat of judgment
3. process, procedure, litigation (before judges)
4. case, cause (presented for judgment)
5. sentence, decision (of judgment)
6. execution (of judgment)
7. time (of judgment)
b. justice, right, rectitude (attributes of God or man)
c. ordinance
d. decision (in law)
e. right, privilege, due (legal)
f. proper, fitting, measure, fitness, custom, manner, plan

Strong's Definitions

mishpat, mish-pawt'; from 8199; properly, a verdict (favorable or unfavorable) pronounced judicially, especially a sentence or formal decree (human or (participant's) divine law, individual or collective), including the act, the place, the suit, the crime, and the penalty; abstractly, justice, including a participant's right or privilege (statutory or customary), or even a style: — + adversary, ceremony, charge, X crime, custom, desert, determination, discretion, disposing, due, fashion, form, to be judged, judgment, just(-ice, -ly), (manner of) law(-ful), manner, measure, (due) order, ordinance, right, sentence, usest, X worthy, + wrong.

Concordance Results Using KJV

For I know him, that he will command his children and his household after him, and they shall keep the way of the LORD, to do justice and H4941; that the LORD may bring upon Abraham that which he hath spoken of him.


That be far from thee to do after this H4941, to slay the H4941eous with the wicked: and that the H4941eous should be as the wicked, that be far from thee: Shall not the Judge of all the earth do H4941?


Yet within three days shall Pharaoh lift up thine head, and restore thee unto thy place: and thou shalt deliver Pharaoh's cup into his hand, after the former H4941 when thou wast his butler.


And he cried unto the LORD; and the LORD shewed him a tree, which when he had cast into the waters, the waters were made sweet: there he made for them a statute and an H4941, and there he proved them,


Now these are the H4941s which thou shalt set before them.


And if he have betrothed her unto his son, he shall deal with her after the H4941 of daughters.


Whether he have gored a son, or have gored a daughter, according to this H4941 shall it be done unto him.


Thou shalt not wrest the H4941 of thy poor in his H4941.


And Moses came and told the people all the words of the LORD, and all the H4941s: and all the people answered with one voice, and said, All the words which the LORD hath said will we do.


And thou shalt rear up the tabernacle according to the H4941 thereof which was shewed thee in the mount.