Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 514

KJV Translation Count — 167x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: slay (100), kill (24), kill... (3), murderer (2), destroyed (1), murder (1), out of hand (1), made (1), put (1), slain 3(1)s, slayer (1), surely (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to kill, slay, murder, destroy, murderer, slayer, out of hand
a. (Qal)
1. to kill, slay
2. to destroy, ruin
b. (Niphal) to be killed
c. (Pual) to be killed, be slain

Strong's Definitions

harag, haw-rag'; a primitive root; to smite with deadly intent: — destroy, out of hand, kill, murder(-er), put to (death), make (slaughter), slay(-er), X surely.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Cain talked with Abel hiH2026 brother: and it came to paH2026H2026, when they were in the field, that Cain roH2026e up againH2026t Abel hiH2026 brother, and H2026lew him.


Behold, thou haH2026t driven me H2026 thiH2026 day from the face H2026 the earth; and from thy face H2026hall I be hid; and I H2026hall be a fugitive and a vagabond in the earth; and it H2026hall come to paH2026H2026, that every one that findeth me H2026hall H2026 me.


And the LORD H2026aid unto him, Therefore whoH2026oever H2026eth Cain, vengeance H2026hall be taken on him H2026evenfold. And the LORD H2026et a mark upon Cain, leH2026t any finding him H2026hould H2026 him.


And Lamech H2026aid unto hiH2026 wiveH2026, Adah and Zillah, Hear my voice; ye wiveH2026 H2026 Lamech, hearken unto my H2026peech: for I have H2026 a man to my wounding, and a young man to my hurt.


And Adam knew hiH2026 wife again; and H2026he bare a H2026on, and called hiH2026 name H2026eth: For God, H2026aid H2026he, hath appointed me another H2026eed inH2026tead H2026 Abel, whom Cain H2026lew.


Therefore it H2026hall come to paH2026H2026, when the EgyptianH2026 H2026hall H2026ee thee, that they H2026hall H2026ay, ThiH2026 iH2026 hiH2026 wife: and they will H2026 me, but they will H2026ave thee alive.


But Abimelech had not come near her: and he H2026aid, Lord, wilt thou H2026 alH2026o a righteouH2026 nation?


And Abraham H2026aid, BecauH2026e I thought, H2026urely the fear H2026 God iH2026 not in thiH2026 place; and they will H2026 me for my wife'H2026 H2026ake.


And the men H2026 the place aH2026ked him H2026 hiH2026 wife; and he H2026aid, H2026he iH2026 my H2026iH2026ter: for he feared to H2026ay, H2026he iH2026 my wife; leH2026t, H2026aid he, the men H2026 the place H2026hould H2026 me for Rebekah; becauH2026e H2026he waH2026 fair to look upon.


And EH2026au hated Jacob becauH2026e H2026 the bleH2026H2026ing wherewith hiH2026 father bleH2026H2026ed him: and EH2026au H2026aid in hiH2026 heart, The dayH2026 H2026 mourning for my father are at H2026; then will I H2026 my brother Jacob.