Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from an unused root perhaps meaning properly, to pant (hence, to exert oneself, usually in vain

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 48a

KJV Translation Count — 78x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: iniquity (47), wicked(ness) (8), vanity (6), affliction (3), mischief (3), unrighteous (2), evil (1), false (1), idol (1), mourners (1), mourning (1), nought (1), sorrow (1), unjust (1), vain (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. trouble, wickedness, sorrow
a. trouble, sorrow
b. idolatry
c. trouble of iniquity, wickedness

Strong's Definitions

'aven, aw-ven'; from an unused root perhaps meaning properly, to pant (hence, to exert oneself, usually in vain; to come to naught); strictly nothingness; also trouble. vanity, wickedness; specifically an idol: — affliction, evil, false, idol, iniquity, mischief, mourners(-ing), naught, sorrow, unjust, unrighteous, vain, vanity, wicked(-ness). Compare 369.

Concordance Results Using KJV

He hath not beheld H205 in Jacob, neither hath he seen perverseness in Israel: the LORD his God is with him, and the shout of a king is among them.


I have not eaten thereof in my H205, neither have I taken away ought thereof for any unclean use, nor given ought thereof for the dead: but I have hearkened to the voice of the LORD my God, and have done according to all that thou hast commanded me.


For rebellion is as the sin of witchcraft, and stubbornness is as H205 and H205atry. Because thou hast rejected the word of the LORD, he hath also rejected thee from being king.


Even as I have seen, they that plow H205, and sow H205ness, reap the same.


Although H205 cometh not forth of the dust, neither doth trouble spring out of the ground;


For he knoweth H205 men: he seeth H205ness also; will he not then consider it?


If H205 be in thine hand, put it far away, and let not H205ness dwell in thy tabernacles.


They conceive miscH205, and bring forth H205, and their belly prepareth deceit.


God layeth up his H205 for his children: he rewardeth him, and he shall know it.


Hast thou marked the old way which H205 men have trodden?