Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 371

KJV Translation Count — 10x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: shake (5), move (3), trouble (1), toss themselves (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to shake, quake
a. (Qal) to shake
b. (Pual) to be shaken up, convulsed
c. (Hithpael) to shake back and forth, toss or reel to and fro
d. (Hithpoel) to reel to and fro

Strong's Definitions

ga`ash, gaw-ash'; a primitive root to agitate violently: — move, shake, toss, trouble.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Then the earth shook and trembled; the foundations of heaven H1607d and shook, because he was wroth.


In a moment shall they die, and the people shall be H1607d at midnight, and pass away: and the mighty shall be taken away without hand.


Then the earth shook and trembled; the foundations also of the hills H1607d and were H1607n, because he was wroth.


Fear ye not me? saith the LORD: will ye not tremble at my presence, which have placed the sand for the bound of the sea by a perpetual decree, that it cannot pass it: and though the waves thereof H1607 H1607, yet can they not prevail; though they roar, yet can they not pass over it?


And they shall drink, and be H1607d, and be mad, because of the sword that I will send among them.


Who is this that cometh up as a flood, whose waters are H1607d as the rivers?


Egypt riseth up like a flood, and his waters are H1607d like the rivers; and he saith, I will go up, and will cover the earth; I will destroy the city and the inhabitants thereof.