Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: number 330, number 332

KJV Translation Count — 98x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: sojourn (58), dwell (12), afraid (6), stranger (6), gather together (4), fear (3), abide (2), assemble (1), stand in awe (1), gathered (1), inhabitant (1), remain (1), sojourners (1), surely (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to sojourn, abide, dwell in, dwell with, remain, inhabit, be a stranger, be continuing, surely
a. (Qal)
1. to sojourn, dwell for a time
2. to abide, stay, temporarily dwell
b. (Hithpolel)
1. to seek hospitality with
2. to assemble oneself
2. to stir up trouble, strife, quarrel, gather together
a. (Qal)
1. to stir up strife
2. to quarrel
b. (Hithpolel) to excite oneself
3. to dread, fear, stand in awe, be afraid
a. (Qal)
1. to fear, be afraid
2. to be in awe, stand in awe

Strong's Definitions

guwr, goor; a primitive root; properly, to turn aside from the road (for a lodging or any other purpose), i.e. sojourn (as a guest); also to shrink, fear (as in a strange place); also to gather for hostility (as afraid): — abide, assemble, be afraid, dwell, fear, gather (together), inhabitant, remain, sojourn, stand in awe, (be) stranger, X surely.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And there was a famH1481e H1481 the land: and Abram went down H1481to Egypt to H1481 there; for the famH1481e was grievous H1481 the land.


And they said, H1481 back. And they said agaH1481, This one fellow came H1481 to H1481, and he will needs be a judge: now will we deal worse with thee, than with them. And they pressed sore upon the man, even Lot, and came near to break the door.


And Abraham journeyed from thence toward the south country, and H1481ed between Kadesh and Shur, and H1481ed H1481 Gerar.


Now therefore swear unto me here by God that thou wilt not deal falsely with me, nor with my son, nor with my son's son: but accordH1481g to the kH1481dness that I have done unto thee, thou shalt do unto me, and to the land whereH1481 thou hast H1481ed.


And Abraham H1481ed H1481 the PhilistH1481es' land many days.


H1481 H1481 this land, and I will be with thee, and will bless thee; for unto thee, and unto thy seed, I will give all these countries, and I will perform the oath which I sware unto Abraham thy father;


And he commanded them, sayH1481g, Thus shall ye speak unto my lord Esau; Thy servant Jacob saith thus, I have H1481ed with Laban, and stayed there until now:


And Jacob came unto Isaac his father unto Mamre, unto the city of Arbah, which is Hebron, where Abraham and Isaac H1481ed.


They said moreover unto Pharaoh, For to H1481 H1481 the land are we come; for thy servants have no pasture for their flocks; for the famH1481e is sore H1481 the land of Canaan: now therefore, we pray thee, let thy servants H1481 H1481 the land of Goshen.


But every woman shall borrow of her neighbour, and of her that H1481eth H1481 her house, jewels of silver, and jewels of gold, and raiment: and ye shall put them upon your sons, and upon your daughters; and ye shall spoil the Egyptians.