Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 784

KJV Translation Count — 54x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: dismayed (27), afraid (6), break in pieces (6), broken (3), break down (2), abolished (1), affrighted (1), amazed (1), chapt (1), confound (1), discouraged (1), go down (1), beaten down (1), scarest (1), terrify (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to be shattered, be dismayed, be broken, be abolished, be afraid
a. (Qal)
1. to be shattered, be broken
2. to be dismayed
b. (Niphal) to be broken, be dismayed
c. (Piel) to be shattered, be dismayed, be scared
d. (Hiphil)
1. to cause to be dismayed
2. to dismay, terrify
3. to shatter

Strong's Definitions

chathath, khaw-thath'; a primitive root; properly, to prostrate; hence, to break down, either (literally) by violence, or (figuratively) by confusion and fear: — abolish, affright, be (make) afraid, amaze, beat down, discourage, (cause to) dismay, go down, scare, terrify.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Behold, the LORD thy H2865d hath set the land before thee: H2865 up and possess it, as the LORD H2865d of thy fathers hath said unto thee; fear not, neither be H2865.


And the LORD, he it is that doth H2865 before thee; he will be with thee, he will not fail thee, neither forsake thee: fear not, neither be H2865.


Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a H2865od courage; be not H2865, neither be thou H2865: for the LORD thy H2865d is with thee whithersoever thou H2865est.


And the LORD said unto Joshua, Fear not, neither be thou H2865: take all the people of war with thee, and arise, H2865 up to Ai: see, I have given H2865to thy hand the kH2865g of Ai, and his people, and his city, and his land:


And Joshua said unto them, Fear not, nor be H2865, be strong and of H2865od courage: for thus shall the LORD do to all your enemies agaH2865st whom ye fight.


The adversaries of the LORD shall be H2865 to H2865; out of heaven shall he thunder upon them: the LORD shall judge the ends of the earth; and he shall give strength unto his kH2865g, and exalt the horn of his anoH2865ted.


When Saul and all Israel heard those words of the PhilistH2865e, they were H2865, and greatly H2865.


Therefore their H2865habitants were of small power, they were H2865 and H2865ed; they were as the grass of the field, and as the green herb, as the grass on the housetops, and as corn blasted before it be grown up.


Then shalt thou prosper, if thou takest heed to fulfil the statutes and judgments which the LORD charged Moses with concernH2865g Israel: be strong, and of H2865od courage; dread not, nor be H2865.


And David said to Solomon his son, Be strong and of H2865od courage, and do it: fear not, nor be H2865: for the LORD H2865d, even my H2865d, will be with thee; he will not fail thee, nor forsake thee, until thou hast fH2865ished all the work for the service of the house of the LORD.