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Lexicon :: Strong's H1 - 'ab

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אָב
Transliteration
'ab
Pronunciation
äv (Key)
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
A root
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TWOT Reference: 4a

Strong’s Definitions

אָב ʼâb, awb; a primitive word; father, in a literal and immediate, or figurative and remote application:—chief, (fore-) father(-less), × patrimony, principal. Compare names in 'Abi-'.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 1,215x

The KJV translates Strong's H1 in the following manner: father (1,205x), chief (2x), families (2x), desire (1x), fatherless (with H369) (1x), forefathers (with H7223) (1x), patrimony (1x), prince (1x), principal (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 1,215x
The KJV translates Strong's H1 in the following manner: father (1,205x), chief (2x), families (2x), desire (1x), fatherless (with H369) (1x), forefathers (with H7223) (1x), patrimony (1x), prince (1x), principal (1x).
  1. father of an individual

  2. of God as father of his people

  3. head or founder of a household, group, family, or clan

  4. ancestor

    1. grandfather, forefathers — of person

    2. of people

  5. originator or patron of a class, profession, or art

  6. of producer, generator (fig.)

  7. of benevolence and protection (fig.)

  8. term of respect and honour

  9. ruler or chief (spec.)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אָב ʼâb, awb; a primitive word; father, in a literal and immediate, or figurative and remote application:—chief, (fore-) father(-less), × patrimony, principal. Compare names in 'Abi-'.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1 matches the Hebrew אָב ('ab),
which occurs 183 times in 1,060 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Page 1 / 22 (Gen 2:24–Gen 28:2)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:24 - For this reason a man shall leave his father H1 and his mother, and be joined to his wife; and they shall become one flesh.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:20 - Adah gave birth to Jabal; he was the father H1 of those who dwell in tents and have livestock.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:21 - His brother’s name was Jubal; he was the father H1 of all those who play the lyre and pipe.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:18 - Now the sons of Noah who came out of the ark were Shem and Ham and Japheth; and Ham was the father H1 of Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:22 - Ham, the father H1 of Canaan, saw the nakedness of his father, H1 and told his two brothers outside.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:23 - But Shem and Japheth took a garment and laid it upon both their shoulders and walked backward and covered the nakedness of their father; H1 and their faces were [fn]turned away, so that they did not see their father’s H1 nakedness.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:21 - Also to Shem, the father H1 of all the children of Eber, and the [fn]older brother of Japheth, children were born.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:28 - Haran died [fn]in the presence of his father H1 Terah in the land of his birth, in Ur of the Chaldeans.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:29 - Abram and Nahor took wives for themselves. The name of Abram’s wife was Sarai; and the name of Nahor’s wife was Milcah, the daughter of Haran, the father H1 of Milcah [fn]and Iscah.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:1 - Now the LORD said to Abram,
[fn]Go forth from your country,
And from your relatives
And from your father’s H1 house,
To the land which I will show you;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 15:15 - “As for you, you shall go to your fathers H1 in peace; you will be buried at a good old age.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:4 - “As for Me, behold, My covenant is with you,
And you will be the father H1 of a multitude of nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:5 - “No longer shall your name be called [fn]Abram,
But your name shall be [fn]Abraham;
For I have made you the father H1 of a multitude of nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:31 - Then the firstborn said to the younger, “Our father H1 is old, and there is not a man [fn]on earth to come in to us after the manner of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:32 - “Come, let us make our father H1 drink wine, and let us lie with him that we may preserve [fn]our family through our father.” H1
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:33 - So they made their father H1 drink wine that night, and the firstborn went in and lay with her father; H1 and he did not know when she lay down or when she arose.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:34 - On the following day, the firstborn said to the younger, “Behold, I lay last night with my father; H1 let us make him drink wine tonight also; then you go in and lie with him, that we may preserve [fn]our family through our father.” H1
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:35 - So they made their father H1 drink wine that night also, and the younger arose and lay with him; and he did not know when she lay down or when she arose.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:36 - Thus both the daughters of Lot were with child by their father. H1
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:37 - The firstborn bore a son, and called his name Moab; he is the father H1 of the Moabites to this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:38 - As for the younger, she also bore a son, and called his name Ben-ammi; he is the father H1 of the [fn]sons of Ammon to this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:12 - “Besides, she actually is my sister, the daughter of my father, H1 but not the daughter of my mother, and she became my wife;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:13 - and it came about, when God caused me to wander from my father’s H1 house, that I said to her, ‘This is [fn]the kindness which you will show to me: [fn]everywhere we go, say of me, “He is my brother.”’”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:7 - Isaac spoke to Abraham his father H1 and said, “My father!” H1 And he said, “Here I am, my son.” And he said, “Behold, the fire and the wood, but where is the lamb for the burnt offering?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:21 - Uz his firstborn and Buz his brother and Kemuel the father H1 of Aram
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:7 - “The LORD, the God of heaven, who took me from my father’s H1 house and from the land of my birth, and who spoke to me and who swore to me, saying, ‘To your [fn]descendants I will give this land,’ He will send His angel before you, and you will take a wife for my son from there.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:23 - and said, “Whose daughter are you? Please tell me, is there room for us to lodge in your father’s H1 house?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:38 - but you shall go to my father’s H1 house and to my relatives, and take a wife for my son.’
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:40 - “He said to me, ‘The LORD, before whom I have walked, will send His angel with you to make your journey successful, and you will take a wife for my son from my relatives and from my father’s H1 house;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:3 - “Sojourn in this land and I will be with you and bless you, for to you and to your [fn]descendants I will give all these lands, and I will establish the oath which I swore to your father H1 Abraham.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:15 - Now all the wells which his father’s H1 servants had dug in the days of Abraham his father, H1 the Philistines stopped up [fn]by filling them with earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:18 - Then Isaac dug again the wells of water which [fn]had been dug in the days of his father H1 Abraham, for the Philistines had stopped them up after the death of Abraham; and he [fn]gave them the same names which his father H1 had [fn]given them.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:24 - The LORD appeared to him the same night and said,
“I am the God of your father H1 Abraham;
Do not fear, for I am with you.
I will bless you, and multiply your [fn]descendants,
For the sake of My servant Abraham.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:6 - Rebekah said to her son Jacob, “Behold, I heard your father H1 speak to your brother Esau, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:9 - “Go now to the flock and [fn]bring me two choice [fn]young goats from there, that I may prepare them as a savory dish for your father, H1 such as he loves.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:10 - “Then you shall bring it to your father, H1 that he may eat, so that he may bless you before his death.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:12 - “Perhaps my father H1 will feel me, then I will be as a [fn]deceiver in his sight, and I will bring upon myself a curse and not a blessing.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:14 - So he went and got them, and brought them to his mother; and his mother made savory food such as his father H1 loved.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:18 - Then he came to his father H1 and said, “My father.” H1 And he said, “Here I am. Who are you, my son?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:19 - Jacob said to his father, H1 “I am Esau your firstborn; I have done as you told me. Get up, please, sit and eat of my game, that [fn]you may bless me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:22 - So Jacob came close to Isaac his father, H1 and he felt him and said, “The voice is the voice of Jacob, but the hands are the hands of Esau.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:26 - Then his father H1 Isaac said to him, “Please come close and kiss me, my son.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:30 - Now it came about, as soon as Isaac had finished blessing Jacob, and Jacob had hardly gone out from the presence of Isaac his father, H1 that Esau his brother came in from his hunting.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:31 - Then he also made savory food, and brought it to his father; H1 and he said to his father, H1 “Let my father H1 arise and eat of his son’s game, that [fn]you may bless me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:32 - Isaac his father H1 said to him, “Who are you?” And he said, “I am your son, your firstborn, Esau.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:34 - When Esau heard the words of his father, H1 he cried out with an exceedingly great and bitter cry, and said to his father, H1 “Bless me, even me also, O my father!” H1
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:38 - Esau said to his father, H1 “Do you have only one blessing, my father? H1 Bless me, even me also, O my father.” H1 So Esau lifted his voice and wept.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:39 - Then Isaac his father H1 answered and said to him,
“Behold, [fn]away from the [fn]fertility of the earth shall be your dwelling,
And [fn]away from the dew of heaven from above.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:41 - So Esau bore a grudge against Jacob because of the blessing with which his father H1 had blessed him; and Esau said [fn]to himself, “The days of mourning for my father H1 are near; then I will kill my brother Jacob.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:2 - “Arise, go to Paddan-aram, to the house of Bethuel your mother’s father; H1 and from there take to yourself a wife from the daughters of Laban your mother’s brother.

 
 
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