Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 551

KJV Translation Count — 233x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: remember (172), mention (21), remembrance (10), recorder (9), mindful (6), think (3), bring to remembrance (2), record (2), misc (8)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to remember, recall, call to mind
a. (Qal) to remember, recall
b. (Niphal) to be brought to remembrance, be remembered, be thought of, be brought to mind
c. (Hiphil)
1. to cause to remember, remind
2. to cause to be remembered, keep in remembrance
3. to mention
4. to record
5. to make a memorial, make remembrance

Strong's Definitions

zakar, zaw-kar'; a primitive root; properly, to mark (so as to be recognized), i.e. to remember; by implication, to mention; also (as denominative from 2145) to be male: — X burn (incense), X earnestly, be male, (make) mention (of), be mindful, recount, record(-er), remember, make to be remembered, bring (call, come, keep, put) to (in) remembrance, X still, think on, X well.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And God H2142ed Noah, and every living thing, and all the cattle that was with him in the ark: and God made a wind H2142 pass over the earth, and the waters asswaged;


And I will H2142 my covenant, which is between me and you and every living creature of all flesh; and the waters shall no more become a flood H2142 destroy all flesh.


And the bow shall be in the cloud; and I will look upon it, that I may H2142 the everlasting covenant between God and every living creature of all flesh that is upon the earth.


And it came H2142 pass, when God destroyed the cities of the plain, that God H2142ed Abraham, and sent Lot out of the midst of the overthrow, when he overthrew the cities in the which Lot dwelt.


And God H2142ed Rachel, and God hearkened H2142 her, and opened her womb.


But H2142 on me when it shall be well with thee, and shew kindness, I pray thee, unH2142 me, and make H2142 of me unH2142 Pharaoh, and H2142 me out of this house:


Yet did not the chief butler H2142 Joseph, but forgat him.


Then spake the chief butler unH2142 Pharaoh, saying, I do H2142 my faults this day:


And Joseph H2142ed the dreams which he dreamed of them, and said unH2142 them, Ye are spies; H2142 see the nakedness of the land ye are come.


And God heard their groaning, and God H2142ed his covenant with Abraham, with Isaac, and with Jacob.