Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1576, 1576d

KJV Translation Count — 45x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: testify (15), protest (6), witness (6), record (3), charge (2), solemnly (2), take (3), admonished (1), misc (7)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to return, repeat, go about, do again
a. (Piel) to surround, go round and round
b. (Pilel) to restore, relieve
c. (Hithpalel) to be restored
2. to bear witness
a. (Qal) to bear witness, say again and again
b. (Hiphil)
1. to testify, bear witness
2. to cause to testify, take or call as witness, invoke
3. to protest, affirm solemnly, warn, exhort or enjoin solemnly, admonish, charge
c. (Hophal) to protest, give warning

Strong's Definitions

`uwd, ood; a primitive root; to duplicate or repeat; by implication, to protest, testify (as by reiteration); intensively, to encompass, restore (as a sort of reduplication): — admonish, charge, earnestly, lift up, protest, call (take) to record, relieve, rob, solemnly, stand upright, testify, give warning, (bear, call to, give, take to) witness.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Judah spake unto him, saying, The man did H5749 H5749 unto us, saying, Ye shall not see my face, except your brother be with you.


And the LORD said unto Moses, Go down, H5749 the people, lest they break through unto the LORD to gaze, and many of them perish.


And Moses said unto the LORD, The people cannot come up to mount Sinai: for thou H5749dst us, saying, Set bounds about the mount, and sanctify it.


But if the ox were wont to push with his horn in time past, and it hath been testified to his owner, and he hath not kept him in, but that he hath killed a man or a woman; the ox shall be stoned, and his owner also shall be put to death.


I call heaven and earth to H5749 against you this day, that ye shall soon utterly perish from off the land whereunto ye go over Jordan to possess it; ye shall not prolong your days upon it, but shall utterly be destroyed.


And it shall be, if thou do at all forget the LORD thy God, and walk after other gods, and serve them, and worship them, I H5749 against you this day that ye shall surely perish.


I call heaven and earth to H5749 this day against you, that I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing: therefore choose life, that both thou and thy seed may live:


Gather unto me all the elders of your tribes, and your officers, that I may speak these words in their ears, and call heaven and earth to H5749 against them.


And he said unto them, Set your hearts unto all the words which I H5749 among you this day, which ye shall command your children to observe to do, all the words of this law.


Now therefore hearken unto their voice: howbeit yet H5749 H5749 unto them, and shew them the manner of the king that shall reign over them.