Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 575 and hiemi (to send, an intens. form of eimi, to go)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:509

KJV Translation Count — 146x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: leave (52), forgive (47), suffer (14), let (8), forsake (6), let alone (6), misc (13)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to send away
a. to bid going away or depart
1. of a husband divorcing his wife
b. to send forth, yield up, to expire
c. to let go, let alone, let be
1. to disregard
2. to leave, not to discuss now, (a topica)
a. of teachers, writers and speakers
3. to omit, neglect
d. to let go, give up a debt, forgive, to remit
e. to give up, keep no longer
2. to permit, allow, not to hinder, to give up a thing to a person
3. to leave, go way from one
a. in order to go to another place
b. to depart from any one
c. to depart from one and leave him to himself so that all mutual claims are abandoned
d. to desert wrongfully
e. to go away leaving something behind
f. to leave one by not taking him as a companion
g. to leave on dying, leave behind one
h. to leave so that what is left may remain, leave remaining
i. abandon, leave destitute

Strong's Definitions

af-ee'-ay-mee; from (575) (ἀπό) and ἵημι (to send; an intensive form of εἰ̑μι, to go); to send forth, in various applications (as follow): — cry, forgive, forsake, lay aside, leave, let (alone, be, go, have), omit, put (send) away, remit, suffer, yield up.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Jesus answering said unto him, G863 it to be so now: for thus it becometh us to fulfil all righteousness. Then he G863ed him.


Then the devil G863th him, and, behold, angels came and ministered unto him.


And they straightway left their nets, and followed him.


And they immediately left the ship and their father, and followed him.


G863 there thy gift before the altar, and go thy way; first be reconciled to thy brother, and then come and offer thy gift.


And if any man will sue thee at the law, and take away thy coat, G863 him have thy cloke also.


And G863 us our debts, as we G863 our debtors.


For if ye G863 men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also G863 you:


But if ye G863 not men their trespasses, neither will your Father G863 your trespasses.


Or how wilt thou say to thy brother, G863 me pull out the mote out of thine eye; and, behold, a beam is in thine own eye?