Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1734

KJV Translation Count — 59x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: redeem (48), deliver (5), ransom (2), rescued (1), misc (3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to ransom, redeem, rescue, deliver
a. (Qal) to ransom
b. (Niphal) to be ransomed
c. (Hiphil) to allow one to be ransomed
d. (Hophal) redeemed

Strong's Definitions

padah, paw-daw'; a primitive root; to sever, i.e. ransom; gener. to release, preserve: — X at all, deliver, X by any means, ransom, (that are to be, let be) redeem(-ed), rescue, X surely.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And every firstling of an ass thou shalt H6299 with a lamb; and if thou wilt not H6299 it, then thou shalt break his neck: and all the firstborn of man among thy children shalt thou H6299.


And it came to pass, when Pharaoh would hardly let us go, that the LORD slew all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, both the firstborn of man, and the firstborn of beast: therefore I sacrifice to the LORD all that openeth the matrix, being males; but all the firstborn of my children I H6299.


If she please not her master, who hath betrothed her to himself, then shall he let her be H6299ed: to sell her unto a strange nation he shall have no power, seeing he hath dealt deceitfully with her.


But the firstling of an ass thou shalt H6299 with a lamb: and if thou H6299 him not, then shalt thou break his neck. All the firstborn of thy sons thou shalt H6299. And none shall appear before me empty.


And whosoever lieth carnally with a woman, that is a bondmaid, betrothed to an husband, and not at all H6299ed, nor freedom given her; she shall be scourged; they shall not be put to death, because she was not free.


And if it be of an unclean beast, then he shall H6299 it according to thine estimation, and shall add a fifth part of it thereto: or if it be not H6299ed, then it shall be sold according to thy estimation.


None devoted, which shall be devoted of men, shall be H6299ed; but shall surely be put to death.


Every thing that openeth the matrix in all flesh, which they bring unto the LORD, whether it be of men or beasts, shall be thine: nevertheless the firstborn of man shalt thou surely H6299, and the firstling of unclean beasts shalt thou H6299.


And those that are to be H6299ed from a month old shalt thou H6299, according to thine estimation, for the money of five shekels, after the shekel of the sanctuary, which is twenty gerahs.


But the firstling of a cow, or the firstling of a sheep, or the firstling of a goat, thou shalt not H6299; they are holy: thou shalt sprinkle their blood upon the altar, and shalt burn their fat for an offering made by fire, for a sweet savour unto the LORD.