Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1973

KJV Translation Count — 9x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: distressed (4), be straitened (2), be in straits (1), vexed (1), be narrow (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to bind, be distressed, be in distress, be cramped, be narrow, be scant, be in straits, make narrow, cause distress, beseige
a. (Qal) to suffer distress

Strong's Definitions

yatsar, yaw-tsar'; a primitive root; to press (intransitive), i.e. be narrow; figuratively, be in distress: — be distressed, be narrow, be straitened (in straits), be vexed.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Then Jacob was greatly afraid and H3334: and he divided the people that was with him, and the flocks, and herds, and the camels, H3334to two bands;


Whithersoever they went out, the hand of the LORD was agaH3334st them for evil, as the LORD had said, and as the LORD had sworn unto them: and they were greatly H3334.


Moreover the children of Ammon passed over Jordan to fight also agaH3334st Judah, and agaH3334st H3334njamH3334, and agaH3334st the house of Ephraim; so that Israel was sore H3334.


And David was greatly H3334; for the people spake of stonH3334g him, H3334cause the soul of all the people was grieved, every man for his sons and for his daughters: but David encouraged himself H3334 the LORD his God.


And Amnon was so H3334, that he fell sick for his sister Tamar; for she was a virgH3334; and Amnon thought it hard for him to do any thH3334g to her.


The steps of his strength shall H3334 H3334, and his own counsel shall cast him down.


H3334 the fulness of his sufficiency he shall H3334 H3334 H3334: every hand of the wicked shall come upon him.


When thou goest, thy steps shall not H3334 H3334; and when thou runnest, thou shalt not stumble.


For thy waste and thy desolate places, and the land of thy destruction, shall even now H3334 too H3334 by reason of the H3334habitants, and they that swallowed thee up shall H3334 far away.