Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 5287

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1389a

KJV Translation Count — 238x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: young man (76), servant (54), child (44), lad (33), young (15), children (7), youth (6), babe (1), boys (1), young (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a boy, lad, servant, youth, retainer
a. boy, lad, youth
b. servant, retainer

Strong's Definitions

na`ar, nah'-ar; from 5287; (concretely) a boy (as active), from the age of infancy to adolescence; by implication, a servant; also (by interch. of sex), a girl (of similar latitude in age): — babe, boy, child, damsel (from the margin), lad, servant, young (man).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Save only that which the H5288 men have eaten, and the portion of the men which went with me, Aner, Eshcol, and Mamre; let them take their portion.


And Abraham ran unto the herd, and fetcht a calf tender and good, and gave it unto a H5288 H5288; and he hasted to dress it.


But before they lay down, the men of the city, even the men of Sodom, compassed the house round, both old and H5288, all the people from every quarter:


And God said unto Abraham, Let it not be grievous in thy sight because of the H5288, and because of thy bondwoH5288; in all that Sarah hath said unto thee, hearken unto her voice; for in Isaac shall thy seed be called.


And God heard the voice of the H5288; and the angel of God called to Hagar out of heaven, and said unto her, What aileth thee, Hagar? fear not; for God hath heard the voice of the H5288 where he is.


Arise, lift up the H5288, and hold him in thine hand; for I will make him a great nation.


And God opened her eyes, and she saw a well of water; and she went, and filled the bottle with water, and gave the H5288 drink.


And God was with the H5288; and he grew, and dwelt in the wilderness, and became an archer.


And Abraham rose up early in the morning, and saddled his ass, and took two of his H5288 men with him, and Isaac his son, and clave the wood for the burnt offering, and rose up, and went unto the place of which God had told him.


And Abraham said unto his H5288 men, Abide ye here with the ass; and I and the H5288 will go yonder and worship, and come again to you.