Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

unknown derivation

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 120

KJV Translation Count — 5x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: yesternight (3), former time (1), yesterday (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. yesterday, last night
2. recently (fig.)

Strong's Definitions

'emesh, eh'-mesh; time past, i.e. yesterday or last night: — former time, yesterday(-night)

Concordance Results Using KJV

And it came to pass on the morrow, that the firstborn said unto the younger, Behold, I lay H570 with my father: let us make him drink wine this night also; and go thou in, and lie with him, that we may preserve seed of our father.


It is in the power of my hand to do you hurt: but the God of your father spake unto me H570, saying, Take thou heed that thou speak not to Jacob either good or bad.


Except the God of my father, the God of Abraham, and the fear of Isaac, had been with me, surely thou hadst sent me away now empty. God hath seen mine affliction and the labour of my hands, and rebuked thee H570.


Surely I have seen H570 the blood of Naboth, and the blood of his sons, saith the LORD; and I will requite thee in this plat, saith the LORD. Now therefore take and cast him into the plat of ground, according to the word of the LORD.


For want and famine they were solitary; fleeing into the wilderness in H570 H570 desolate and waste.