gah-Trans. & freq. in the AV- aw'

Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 1342

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 299d

KJV Translation Count — 19x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: pride (9), excellency (3), haughtiness (2), arrogancy (1), highness (1), proud (1), proudly (1), swelling (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. pride, majesty, a rising up
a. a rising up, swelling (of the sea)
b. majesty (of Israel)
c. pride, haughtiness

Strong's Definitions

ga`avah, gah-av-aw'; from 1342; arrogance or majesty; by implication, (concretely) ornament: — excellency, haughtiness, highness, pride, proudly, swelling.

Concordance Results Using KJV

There is none like unto the God of Jeshurun, who rideth upon the heaven in thy help, and in his H1346 on the sky.


Happy art thou, O Israel: who is like unto thee, O people saved by the LORD, the shield of thy help, and who is the sword of thy H1346! and thine enemies shall be found liars unto thee; and thou shalt tread upon their high places.


His scales are his H1346, shut up together as with a close seal.


The wicked in his H1346 doth persecute the poor: let them be taken in the devices that they have imagined.


Let the lying lips be put to silence; which speak grievous things H1346ly and contemptuously against the righteous.


O love the LORD, all ye his saints: for the LORD preserveth the faithful, and plentifully rewardeth the H1346 doer.


Let not the foot of H1346 come against me, and let not the hand of the wicked remove me.


Though the waters thereof roar and be troubled, though the mountains shake with the H1346 thereof. Selah.


Ascribe ye strength unto God: his H1346 is over Israel, and his strength is in the clouds.


Therefore H1346 compasseth them about as a chain; violence covereth them as a garment.