Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 57

KJV Translation Count — 41x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: give ear (31), hearken (6), hear (3), perceived by the ear (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to hear, listen
a. (Hiphil)
1. to hear, listen, give ear
2. to be obedient, harken
3. to hear or listen to prayers (of God)

Strong's Definitions

'azan, aw-zan'; a primitive root; probably to expand; but used only as a denominative from 241; to broaden out the ear (with the hand), i.e. (by implication) to listen: — give (perceive by the) ear, hear(-ken). See 239.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Lamech said unto his wives, Adah and Zillah, H238 my voice; ye wives of Lamech, H238 unto my speech: for I have slain a man to my wounding, and a young man to my hurt.


And said, If thou wilt diligently H238 to H238 voice of H238 LORD thy God, and wilt do that which is right in his sight, and wilt H238 H238 to his commandments, and keep all his statutes, I will put none of H238se diseases upon H238e, which I have brought upon H238 Egyptians: for I am H238 LORD that healeth H238e.


And he took up his parable, and said, Rise up, Balak, and H238; H238 unto me, thou son of Zippor:


And ye returned and wept before H238 LORD; but H238 LORD would not H238 to your voice, nor H238 H238 unto you.


H238 H238, O ye heavens, and I will speak; and H238, O H238th, H238 words of my mouth.


H238, O ye kings; H238 H238, O ye princes; I, even I, will sing unto H238 LORD; I will sing praise to H238 LORD God of Israel.


Yet he sent prophets to H238m, to bring H238m again unto H238 LORD; and H238y testified against H238m: but H238y would not H238 H238.


Yet many yH238s didst thou forbH238 H238m, and testifiedst against H238m H238 thy spirit in thy prophets: yet would H238y not H238 H238: H238refore gavest thou H238m into H238 hand of H238 people of H238 lands.


If I had called, and he had answered me; yet would I not believe that he had H238ed unto my voice.


Behold, I waited for your words; I gave H238 to your reasons, whilst ye sH238ched out what to say.