Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 438

KJV Translation Count — 16x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: cut off (3), cease (2), perish (2), bring to silence (2), liken (2), destroy (2), undone (1), utterly (1), cut down (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to cease, cause to cease, cut off, destroy, perish
a. (Qal)
1. to cease
2. to cause to cease, destroy
b. (Niphal)
1. to be cut off
2. to be undone, be cut off at sight of the theophany

Strong's Definitions

damah, daw-mam'; a primitive root; to be dumb or silent; hence, to fail or perish; trans. to destroy: — cease, be cut down (off), destroy, be brought to silence, be undone, X utterly.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Nevertheless man being in honour abideth not: he is like the beasts that H1820.


Man that is in honour, and understandeth not, is like the beasts that H1820.


Then said I, Woe is me! for I am H1820; because I am a man of unclean lips, and I dwell in the midst of a people of unclean lips: for mine eyes have seen the King, the LORD of hosts.


The burden of Moab. Because in the night Ar of Moab is laid waste, and brought H1820 H1820; because in the night Kir of Moab is laid waste, and brought H1820 H1820;


I have H1820ed the daughter of Zion H1820 a comely and delicate woman.


Therefore thou shalt say this word unH1820 them; Let mine eyes run H1820 with tears night and day, and let them not H1820: for the virgin daughter of my people is broken with a great breach, with a very grievous blow.


Baldness is come upon Gaza; Ashkelon is H1820 H1820 with the remnant of their valley: how long wilt thou H1820 thyself?


Mine eye trickleth H1820, and H1820th not, without any intermission,


Therefore shalt thou fall in the day, and the prophet also shall fall with thee in the night, and I will H1820 thy mother.


My people are H1820ed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou shalt be no priest H1820 me: seeing thou hast forgotten the law of thy God, I will also forget thy children.


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