Parts of Speech

m adj

Root Word (Etymology)

from 14, in the sense of want (especially in feeling)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 3a

KJV Translation Count — 61x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: needy (35), poor (24), beggar (1), poor man (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. in want, needy, chiefly poor, needy person
2. subject to oppression and abuse
3. needing help, deliverance from trouble, especially as delivered by God
4. general reference to lowest class

Strong's Definitions

'ebyown, eb-yone'; from 14, in the sense of want (especially in feeling); destitute: — beggar, needy, poor (man).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Thou shalt not wrest the judgment of thy H34 in his cause.


But the seventh year thou shalt let it rest and lie still; that the H34 of thy people may eat: and what they leave the beasts of the field shall eat. In like H34ner thou shalt deal with thy vineyard, and with thy oliveyard.


Save when there shall be no H34 among you; for the LORD shall greatly bless thee in the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee for an inheritance to possess it:


If there be among you a H34 H34 of one of thy brethren within any of thy gates in thy land which the LORD thy God giveth thee, thou shalt not harden thine heart, nor shut thine hand from thy H34 brother:


Beware that there be not a thought in thy wicked heart, saying, The seventh year, the year of release, is at hand; and thine eye be evil against thy H34 brother, and thou givest him nought; and he cry unto the LORD against thee, and it be sin unto thee.


For the H34 shall never cease out of the land: therefore I comH34d thee, saying, Thou shalt open thine hand wide unto thy brother, to thy H34, and to thy H34, in thy land.


Thou shalt not oppress an hired servant that is H34 and H34, whether he be of thy brethren, or of thy strangers that are in thy land within thy gates:


He raiseth up the H34 out of the dust, and lifteth up the H34 from the dunghill, to set them among princes, and to make them inherit the throne of glory: for the pillars of the earth are the LORD'S, and he hath set the world upon them.


As the days wherein the Jews rested from their enemies, and the month which was turned unto them from sorrow to joy, and from mourning into a good day: that they should make them days of feasting and joy, and of sending portions one to another, and gifts to the H34.


But he saveth the H34 from the sword, from their mouth, and from the hand of the mighty.