Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 305

KJV Translation Count — 34x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: exalt (9), ... up (9), haughty (5), higher (4), high (3), above (1), height (1), proud (1), upward (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to be high, be exalted
a. (Qal)
1. to be high, lofty, tall
2. to be exalted
3. to be lofty
a. to be lofty (of Jehovah's ways-good sense)
b. to be haughty, be arrogant (bad sense)
b. (Hiphil) to make high, exalt

Strong's Definitions

gabahh, gaw-bah'; a primitive root; to soar, i.e. be lofty; figuratively, to be haughty: — exalt, be haughty, be (make) high(er), lift up, mount up, be proud, raise up great height, upward.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And they ran and fetched him thence: and when he stood among the people, he was H1361 than any of the people from his shoulders and H1361ward.


And his heart was lifted H1361 in the ways of the LORD: moreover he took away the H1361 places and groves out of Judah.


But when he was strong, his heart was lifted H1361 to his destruction: for he transgressed against the LORD his God, and went into the temple of the LORD to burn incense H1361on the altar of incense.


But Hezekiah rendered not again according to the benefit done unto him; for his heart was lifted H1361: therefore there was wrath H1361on him, and H1361on Judah and Jerusalem.


Now after this he built a wall without the city of David, on the west side of Gihon, in the valley, even to the entering in at the fish gate, and compassed about Ophel, and raised it H1361 a very great H1361, and put captains of war in all the fenced cities of Judah.


Yet man is born unto trouble, as the sparks fly H1361ward.


Look unto the heavens, and see; and behold the clouds which are H1361 than thou.


He withdraweth not his eyes from the righteous: but with kings are they on the throne; yea, he doth establish them for ever, and they are H1361ed.


Doth the eagle mount H1361 at thy command, and make her nest on H1361?


For as the heaven is H1361 H1361 the earth, so great is his mercy toward them that fear him.