Parts of Speech

n pr m

Root Word (Etymology)

the same as 6556, Greek 5329 farev

KJV Translation Count — 15x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Pharez (12), Perez (3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

erez or Pharez = "breach"
1. twin son with Zarah of Judah by Tamar and ancestor of two families of Judah, the Hezronites and Hamulites; from the Hezronites came the royal line of David and Christ

Strong's Definitions

Perets, peh'-rets; the same as 6556; Perets, the name of two Israelites: — Perez, Pharez.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And it came to pass, as he drew back his hand, that, behold, his brother came out: and she said, How hast thou broken forth? this breach be upon thee: therefore his name was called H6557.


And the sons of Judah; Er, and Onan, and Shelah, and H6557, and Zerah: but Er and Onan died in the land of Canaan. And the sons of H6557 were Hezron and Hamul.


And the sons of Judah after their families were; of Shelah, the family of the Shelanites: of H6557, the family of the Pharzites: of Zerah, the family of the Zarhites.


And the sons of H6557 were; of Hezron, the family of the Hezronites: of Hamul, the family of the Hamulites.


And let thy house be like the house of H6557, whom Tamar bare unto Judah, of the seed which the LORD shall give thee of this young woman.


Now these are the generations of H6557: H6557 begat Hezron,


And Tamar his daughter in law bare him H6557 and Zerah. All the sons of Judah were five.


The sons of H6557; Hezron, and Hamul.


The sons of Judah; H6557, Hezron, and Carmi, and Hur, and Shobal.


Uthai the son of Ammihud, the son of Omri, the son of Imri, the son of Bani, of the children of H6557 the son of Judah.