Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from a derivative of 138

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:472

KJV Translation Count — 13x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: catch up (4), take by force (3), catch away (2), pluck (2), catch (1), pull (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to seize, carry off by force
2. to seize on, claim for one's self eagerly
3. to snatch out or away

Strong's Definitions

har-pad'-zo; from a derivative of (138) (αἱρέομαι); to seize (in various applications): — catch (away, up), pluck, pull, take (by force).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And from the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom of heaven suffereth violence, and the violent G726 it G726 G726.


When any one heareth the word of the kingdom, and understandeth it not, then cometh the wicked one, and G726eth G726 that which was sown in his heart. This is he which received seed G726 the way side.


When Jesus therefore perceived that they would come and G726 him G726 G726, to make him a king, he departed again into a mountain himself alone.


But he that is an hireling, and not the shepherd, whose own the sheep are not, seeth the wolf coming, and leaveth the sheep, and fleeth: and the wolf G726eth them, and scattereth the sheep.


And I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any man G726 them out of my hand.


My Father, which gave them me, is greater than all; and no man is able to G726 them out of my Father's hand.


And when they were come G726 out of the water, the Spirit of the Lord caught G726 Philip, that the eunuch saw him no more: and he went on his way rejoicing.


And when there arose a great dissension, the chief captain, fearing lest Paul should have been G726ed in pieces of them, commanded the soldiers to go down, and to G726 him G726 G726 from among them, and to bring him into the castle.


I knew a man in Christ above fourteen years ago, (whether in the body, I cannot tell; or whether out of the body, I cannot tell: God knoweth;) such an one caught G726 to the third heaven.


How that he was caught G726 into paradise, and heard unspeakable words, which it is not lawful for a man to utter.