Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 340

KJV Translation Count — 13x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: cut off (6), divide (3), decree (2), cut down (1), snatch (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to cut, divide, cut down, cut off, cut in two, snatch, decree
a. (Qal)
1. to cut in two, divide
2. to cut down
3. to cut off, destroy, exterminate
4. to decree
b. (Niphal)
1. to be cut off, separated, excluded
2. to be destroyed, cut off
3. to be decreed

Strong's Definitions

gazar, gaw-zar'; a primitive root; to cut down or off; (figuratively) to destroy, divide, exclude, or decide: — cut down (off), decree, divide, snatch.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the king said, H1504 the living child in two, and give half to the one, and half to the other.


Then spake the woman whose the living child was unto the king, for her bowels yearned upon her son, and she said, O my lord, give her the living child, and in no wise slay it. But the other said, Let it be neither mine nor thine, but H1504 it.


So he went with them. And when they came to Jordan, they H1504 H1504 wood.


And Uzziah the king was a leper unto the day of his death, and dwelt in a several house, being a leper; for he was H1504 H1504 from the house of the LORD: and Jotham his son was over the king's house, judging the people of the land.


After these things, when the wrath of king Ahasuerus was appeased, he remembered Vashti, and what she had done, and what was H1504d against her.


Thou shalt also H1504 a thing, and it shall be established unto thee: and the light shall shine upon thy ways.


Free among the dead, like the slain that lie in the grave, whom thou rememberest no more: and they are H1504 H1504 from thy hand.


To him which H1504d the Red sea into parts: for his mercy endureth for ever:


And he shall H1504 on the right hand, and be hungry; and he shall eat on the left hand, and they shall not be satisfied: they shall eat every man the flesh of his own arm:


He was taken from prison and from judgment: and who shall declare his generation? for he was H1504 H1504 out of the land of the living: for the transgression of my people was he stricken.