Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1289

KJV Translation Count — 370x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: tell (222), declare (63), shew (59), utter (5), shew forth (3), expound (2), messenger (2), report (2), misc 1(3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to be conspicuous, tell, make known
a. (Hiphil) to tell, declare
1. to tell, announce, report
2. to declare, make known, expound
3. to inform of
4. to publish, declare, proclaim
5. to avow, acknowledge, confess
a. messenger (participle)
b. (Hophal) to be told, be announced, be reported

Strong's Definitions

nagad, naw-gad'; a primitive root; properly, to front, i.e. stand boldly out opposite; by implication (causatively), to manifest; figuratively, to announce (always by word of mouth to one present); specifically, to expose, predict, explain, praise: — bewray, X certainly, certify, declare(-ing), denounce, expound, X fully, messenger, plainly, profess, rehearse, report, shew (forth), speak, X surely, tell, utter.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And he said, Who told thee that thou wast naked? Hast thou eaten of the tree, whereof I commanded thee that thou shouldest not eat?


And Ham, the father of Canaan, saw the nakedness of his father, and told his two brethren without.


And Pharaoh called Abram, and said, What is this that thou hast done unto me? why didst thou not H5046 me that she was thy wife?


And there came one that had escaped, and told Abram the Hebrew; for he dwelt in the plain of Mamre the Amorite, brother of Eshcol, and brother of Aner: and these were confederate with Abram.


And Abimelech said, I wot not who hath done this thing: neither didst thou H5046 me, neither yet heard I of it, but to day.


And it came to pass after these things, that it was told Abraham, saying, Behold, Milcah, she hath also born children unto thy brother Nahor;


And said, Whose daughter art thou? H5046 me, I pray thee: is there room in thy father's house for us to lodge in?


And the damsel ran, and told them of her mother's house these things.


And now if ye will deal kindly and truly with my master, H5046 me: and if not, H5046 me; that I may turn to the right hand, or to the left.


And it came to pass the same day, that Isaac's servants came, and told him concerning the well which they had digged, and said unto him, We have found water.