Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 64

KJV Translation Count — 67x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: hold (31), take (16), possess (5), caught (3), fastened (3), misc (9)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. grasp, take hold, seize, take possession
a. (Qal) to grasp, take hold of
b. (Niphal) to be caught, grasped, be settled
c. (Piel) to enclose, overlay
d. (Hophal) fastened

Strong's Definitions

'achaz, aw-khaz'; a primitive root; to seize (often with the accessory idea of holding in possession): — + be affrighted, bar, (catch, lay, take) hold (back), come upon, fasten, handle, portion, (get, have or take) possess(-ion).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Abraham lifted up his eyes, and looked, and beH270 behind him a ram H270 in a thicket by his horns: and Abraham went and took the ram, and offered him up for a burnt offering in the stead of his son.


And after that came his brother out, and his hand took H270 on Esau's heel; and his name was called Jacob: and Isaac was threescore years old when she bare them.


And ye shall dwell with us: and the land shall be before you; dwell and trade ye therein, and get you H270ions therein.


And Israel dwelt in the land of Egypt, in the country of Goshen; and they had H270ions therein, and grew, and multiplied exceedingly.


And the LORD said unto Moses, Put forth thine hand, and H270 it by the tail. And he put forth his hand, and H270 it, and it became a rod in his hand:


The people shall hear, and be afraid: sorrow shall H270 H270 on the inhabitants of Palestina.


Then the dukes of Edom shall be amazed; the mighty men of Moab, trembling shall H270 H270 upon them; all the inhabitants of Canaan shall melt away.


And of the children of Israel's half, thou shalt H270 one portion of fifty, of the persons, of the beeves, of the asses, and of the flocks, of all manner of beasts, and give them unto the Levites, which keep the charge of the tabernacle of the LORD.


Even of the children of Israel's half, Moses took one portion of fifty, both of man and of beast, and gave them unto the Levites, which kept the charge of the tabernacle of the LORD; as the LORD commanded Moses.


But if they will not pass over with you armed, they shall have H270ions among you in the land of Canaan.