H259 אחד - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A numeral from H258; properly united, that is, one; or (as an ordinal) first

KJV Usage: a, alike, alone, altogether, and, any (-thing), apiece, a certain [dai-] ly, each (one), + eleven, every, few, first, + highway, a man, once, one, only, other, some, together.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. one (number)
a. one (number)
b. each, every
c. a certain
d. an (indefinite article)
e. only, once, once for all
f. one...another, the one...the other, one after another, one by one
g. first
h. eleven (in combination), eleventh (ordinal)
Origin: a numeral from H258
TWOT: 61
Parts of Speech: Adjective

View how H259 אחד is used in the Bible

First 30 of 739 occurrences of H259 אחד

Genesis 1:5 were the first
Genesis 1:9 one
Genesis 2:11 of the first
Genesis 2:21 one
Genesis 2:24 and they shall be one
Genesis 3:22 hath become as one
Genesis 4:19 of the one
Genesis 8:5 month, on the first
Genesis 8:13 month, the first
Genesis 10:25 of one
Genesis 11:1 was of one
Genesis 11:1 and of one
Genesis 11:6 is one,
Genesis 11:6 and they have all one
Genesis 19:9 again, This one
Genesis 21:15 under one
Genesis 22:2 upon one
Genesis 26:10 to us? one
Genesis 27:38 Hast thou but one
Genesis 27:44 with him a few
Genesis 27:45 in one
Genesis 29:20 to him but a few
Genesis 32:8 to the one
Genesis 32:22 and his eleven
Genesis 33:13 them one
Genesis 34:16 with you, and we will become one
Genesis 34:22 with us, to be one
Genesis 37:9 and the eleven
Genesis 37:20 him into some
Genesis 40:5 in one

Distinct usage

187 one
54 and one
31 one;
30 of one
30 in one
28 a
20 of the one
20 and the other
19 to one
18 was one
14 for one
14 The one
13 as one
11 shekels, one
9 and another
8 with one
8 in the first
7 upon one
7 them one
6 under one
6 once
6 on the first
6 eleven
5 under another
5 were of one
5 one,
5 and one.
5 an
4 but one
4 into one
4 another
4 And every one
3 on one
3 And the one
3 not one.
3 not one
3 of the other
3 on this side, and another
3 any
3 Ye shall have one
3 to any
3 and a
3 at one
3 And a certain
3 thee one
3 together,
3 to another,
3 had one
3 month, in the first
2 of the first
2 and they shall be one
2 from the one
2 in the one
2 bread, and one
2 to another
2 somewhat against any
2 And if any
2 there is one
2 each
2 for the one

Corresponding Greek Words

echad G243 allos
echad G530 hapax
echad G1538 hekastos
echad G2087 heteros
echad G2470 isos
echad G2839 koinos
echad G3641 oligos
echad G4387 protos
echad lachodesh see G3561 meomenia