Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 872c

KJV Translation Count — 4x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: right hand (3), right (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. (Hiphil) to choose the right, go to the right, use the right hand, be right handed

Strong's Definitions

yaman, yaw-man'; a primitive root; to be (physically) right (i.e. firm); but used only as denominative from 3225 and transitive, to be right-handed or take the right-hand side: — go (turn) to (on, use) the right hand.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Is not the whole land before thee? separate thyself, I pray thee, from me: if thou wilt take the left H3231, then I will go to the H3231; or if thou depart to the H3231 H3231, then I will go to the left.


And the king said, Is not the H3231 of Joab with thee in all this? And the woman answered and said, As thy soul liveth, my lord the king, none can turn to the H3231 H3231 or to the left from ought that my lord the king hath spoken: for thy servant Joab, he bade me, and he put all these words in the mouth of thine H3231maid:


They were armed with bows, and could use both the H3231 H3231 and the left in hurling stones and shooting arrows out of a bow, even of Saul's brethren of Benjamin.


Go thee one way or other, either on the H3231 H3231, or on the left, whithersoever thy face is set.