אויב איב 


'oyeb; o-yabe' or (fully) 'owyeb



Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

active participle of 340

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 78

KJV Translation Count — 282x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: enemy(s) (280), foes (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. (Qal) enemy
a. personal
b. national

Strong's Definitions

'oyeb, o-yabe'; or (fully) owyeb, o-yabe'; active participle of 340; hating; an adversary: — enemy, foe.

Concordance Results Using KJV

That in blessing I will bless thee, and in multiplying I will multiply thy seed as the stars of the heaven, and as the sand which is upon the sea shore; and thy seed shall possess the gate of his enemies;


Judah, thou art he whom thy brethren shall praise: thy hand shall be in the neck of thine enemies; thy father's children shall bow down before thee.


Thy right hand, O LORD, is become glorious in power: thy right hand, O LORD, hath dashed in pieces the H341.


The H341 said, I will pursue, I will overtake, I will divide the spoil; my lust shall be satisfied upon them; I will draw my sword, my hand shall destroy them.


If thou meet thine H341's ox or his ass going astray, thou shalt surely bring it back to him again.


But if thou shalt indeed obey his voice, and do all that I speak; then I will be an H341 unto thine enemies, and an adversary unto thine adversaries.


I will send my fear before thee, and will destroy all the people to whom thou shalt come, and I will make all thine enemies turn their backs unto thee.


And ye shall chase your enemies, and they shall fall before you by the sword.


And five of you shall chase an hundred, and an hundred of you shall put ten thousand to flight: and your enemies shall fall before you by the sword.


I also will do this unto you; I will even appoint over you terror, consumption, and the burning ague, that shall consume the eyes, and cause sorrow of heart: and ye shall sow your seed in vain, for your enemies shall eat it.