Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive word

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 115a

KJV Translation Count — 220x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: mother (214), dam (5), parting (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. mother
a. of humans
b. of Deborah's relationship to the people (fig.)
c. of animals
2. point of departure or division

Strong's Definitions

'em, ame; a primitive word; a mother (as the bond of the family); in a wide sense (both literally and figuratively (like 1): — dam, mother, X parting.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Therefore shall a man leave his father and his H517, and shall cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh.


And AH517 called his wife's name Eve; because she was the H517 of all living.


And yet indeed she is my sister; she is the daughter of my father, but not the daughter of my H517; and she became my wife.


And he dwelt in the wilderness of Paran: and his H517 took him a wife out of the land of Egypt.


And the H517sel ran, and told them of her H517's house these things.


And the servant brought forth jewels of silver, and jewels of gold, and raiment, and gave them to Rebekah: he gave also to her brother and to her H517 precious things.


And her brother and her H517 said, Let the H517sel abide with us a few days, at the least ten; after that she shall go.


And Isaac brought her into his H517 Sarah's tent, and took Rebekah, and she became his wife; and he loved her: and Isaac was comforted after his H517's death.


And Jacob said to Rebekah his H517, Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man:


And his H517 said unto him, Upon me be thy curse, my son: only obey my voice, and go fetch me them.