Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 705

KJV Translation Count — 21x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: want (7), lack (6), fail (3), decreased (1), abated (1), have need (1), made lower (1), bereave (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to lack, be without, decrease, be lacking, have a need
a. (Qal)
1. to lack
2. to be lacking
3. to diminish, decrease
b. (Piel) to cause to lack
c. (Hiphil) to cause to be lacking

Strong's Definitions

chacer, khaw-sare'; a primitive root; to lack; by implication, to fail, want, lessen: — be abated, bereave, decrease, (cause to) fail, (have) lack, make lower, want.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the waters returned from off the earth continually: and after the end of the hundred and fifty days the waters were H2637.


And the waters H2637 continually until the tenth month: in the tenth month, on the first day of the month, were the tops of the mountains seen.


Peradventure there shall H2637 five of the fifty righteous: wilt thou destroy all the city for H2637 of five? And he said, If I find there forty and five, I will not destroy it.


And when they did mete it with an omer, he that gathered much had nothing over, and he that gathered little had no H2637; they gathered every man according to his eating.


For the LORD thy God hath blessed thee in all the works of thy hand: he knoweth thy walking through this great wilderness: these forty years the LORD thy God hath been with thee; thou hast H2637ed nothing.


A land wherein thou shalt eat bread without scarceness, thou shalt not H2637 any thing in it; a land whose stones are iron, and out of whose hills thou mayest dig brass.


But thou shalt open thine hand wide unto him, and shalt surely lend him sufficient for his H2637, in that which he H2637eth.


For thus saith the LORD God of Israel, The barrel of meal shall not waste, neither shall the cruse of oil H2637, until the day that the LORD sendeth rain upon the earth.


Yea, forty years didst thou sustain them in the wilderness, so that they H2637ed nothing; their clothes waxed not old, and their feet swelled not.


For thou hast H2637 him a little H2637 than the angels, and hast crowned him with glory and honour.