Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1323

KJV Translation Count — 75x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: leave (24), up (10), lay (8), suffer (5), place (4), put (4), set (4), ...down (4), let alone (4), ...him (2), bestowed (1), leave off (1), pacifieth (1), still (1), withdraw (1), withhold (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to rest
a. (Qal)
1. to rest, settle down and remain
2. to repose, have rest, be quiet
b. (Hiphil)
1. to cause to rest, give rest to, make quiet
2. to cause to rest, cause to alight, set down
3. to lay or set down, deposit, let lie, place
4. to let remain, leave
5. to leave, depart from
6. to abandon
7. to permit
c. (Hophal)
1. to obtain rest, be granted rest
2. to be left, be placed
3. open space (subst)

Strong's Definitions

yanach, yaw-nakh'; a primitive root; to deposit; by implication, to allow to stay: — bestow, cast down, lay (down, up), leave (off), let alone (remain), pacify, place, put, set (down), suffer, withdraw, withhold. (The Hiphil forms with the dagesh are here referred to, in accordance with the older grammarians; but if any distinction of the kind is to be made, these should rather be referred to 5117, and the others here.)

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the LORD God took the man, and H3240 H3240 into the garden of Eden to dress it and to keep it.


And while he lingered, the men laid hold H3240on his hand, and H3240on the hand of his wife, and H3240on the hand of his two daughters; the LORD being merciful unto H3240: and they brought H3240 forth, and H3240 H3240 without the city.


And she laid H3240 his garment by her, until his lord came home.


And the man, the lord of the country, said unto us, Hereby shall I know that ye are true men; H3240 one of your brethren here with me, and take food for the famine of your households, and be gone:


And he said unto them, This is that which the LORD hath said, To morrow is the rest of the holy sabbath unto the LORD: bake that which ye will bake to day, and seethe that ye will seethe; and that which remaineth over H3240 H3240 for you to be kept until the morning.


And they laid it H3240 till the morning, as Moses bade: and it did not stink, neither was there any worm therein.


And Moses said unto Aaron, Take a pot, and H3240 an omer full of manna therein, and H3240 it H3240 before the LORD, to be kept for your generations.


As the LORD commanded Moses, so Aaron laid it H3240 before the Testimony, to be kept.


Now therefore H3240 me H3240, that my wrath may wax hot against them, and that I may consume them: and I will make of thee a great nation.


And the flesh of the sacrifice of his peace H3240erings for thanksgiving shall be eaten the same day that it is H3240ered; he shall not H3240 any of it until the morning.