Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 318

KJV Translation Count — 10x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: make (3), mason (2), repairer (1), close up (1), fenced up (1), hedged (1), inclosed (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to wall up, wall off, close off, build a wall
a. (Qal)
1. to wall up, shut off
2. masons (participle)

Strong's Definitions

gadar, gaw-dar'; a primitive root; to wall in or around: — close up, fence up, hedge, inclose, make up (a wall), mason, repairer.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And to H1443s, and hewers of stone, and to buy timber and hewed stone to repair the breaches of the house of the LORD, and for all that was laid out for the house to repair it.


Unto carpenters, and builders, and H1443s, and to buy timber and hewn stone to repair the house.


He hath H1443 H1443 my way that I cannot pass, and he hath set darkness in my paths.


And they that shall be of thee shall build the old waste places: thou shalt raise H1443 the foundations of many generations; and thou shalt be called, The H1443 of the breach, The restorer of paths to dwell in.


He hath H1443 me about, that I cannot get out: he hath made my chain heavy.


He hath H1443 my ways with hewn stone, he hath made my paths crooked.


Ye have not gone H1443 into the gaps, neither made H1443 the hedge for the house of Israel to stand in the battle in the day of the LORD.


And I sought for a man among them, that should H1443 H1443 the hedge, and stand in the gap before me for the land, that I should not destroy it: but I found none.


Therefore, behold, I will hedge H1443 thy way with thorns, and H1443 a wall, that she shall not find her paths.


In that day will I raise H1443 the tabernacle of David that is fallen, and H1443 H1443 the breaches thereof; and I will raise H1443 his ruins, and I will build it as in the days of old: