Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root, Greek 5614 wsanna

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 929

KJV Translation Count — 205x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: save (149), saviour (15), deliver (13), help (12), preserved (5), salvation (3), avenging (2), at all (1), avenged (1), defend (1), rescue (1), safe (1), victory (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to save, be saved, be delivered
a. (Niphal)
1. to be liberated, be saved, be delivered
2. to be saved (in battle), be victorious
b. (Hiphil)
1. to save, deliver
2. to save from moral troubles
3. to give victory to

Strong's Definitions

yasha`, yaw-shah'; a primitive root; properly, to be open, wide or free, i.e. (by implication) to be safe; causatively, to free or succor: — X at all, avenging, defend, deliver(-er), help, preserve, rescue, be safe, bring (having) salvation, save(-iour), get victory.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the shepherds came and drove them away: but Moses stood up and H3467ed them, and wH3467ered their flock.


Thus the LORD H3467d Israel thH3467 day out of the hand of the Egyptians; and Israel saw the Egyptians dead upon the sea shore.


And if ye go to war in your land against the enemy thH3467 oppresseth you, then ye shH3467 blow an alarm with the trumpets; and ye shH3467 be remembered before the LORD your God, and ye shH3467 be H3467d from your enemies.


For the LORD your God is he thH3467 goeth with you, to fight for you against your enemies, to H3467 you.


For he found her in the field, and the betrothed damsel cried, and there was none to H3467 her.


And thou shalt grope H3467 noonday, as the blind gropeth in darkness, and thou shalt not prosper in thy ways: and thou shalt be only oppressed and spoiled evermore, and no man shH3467 H3467 thee.


Thine ox shH3467 be slain before thine eyes, and thou shalt not eH3467 thereof: thine ass shH3467 be violently taken away from before thy face, and shH3467 not be restored to thee: thy sheep shH3467 be given unto thine enemies, and thou shalt have none to H3467 them.


Happy art thou, O Israel: who is like unto thee, O people H3467d by the LORD, the shield of thy H3467, and who is the sword of thy excellency! and thine enemies shH3467 be found liars unto thee; and thou shalt tread upon their high places.


And the men of Gibeon sent unto Joshua to the camp to Gilgal, saying, Slack not thy hand from thy servants; come up to us quickly, and H3467 us, and H3467 us: for H3467 the kings of the Amorites thH3467 dwell in the mountains are gH3467hered together against us.


The LORD God of gods, the LORD God of gods, he knoweth, and Israel he shH3467 know; if it be in rebellion, or if in transgression against the LORD, (H3467 us not this day,)