Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1001

KJV Translation Count — 36x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: humble (18), subdue (11), bring low (2), bring down (3), subjection (1), misc (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to be humble, be humbled, be subdued, be brought down, be low, be under, be brought into subjection
a. (Niphal)
1. to humble oneself
2. to be humbled, be subdued
b. (Hiphil)
1. to humble
2. to subdue

Strong's Definitions

kana`, kaw-nah'; a primitive root; properly, to bend the knee; hence, to humiliate, vanquish: — bring down (low), into subjection, under, humble (self), subdue.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And that I also have walked contrary unto them, and have brought them into the land of their enemies; if then their uncircumcised hearts be H3665d, and they then accept of the punishment of their iniquity:


Understand therefore this day, that the LORD thy God is he which goeth over before thee; as a consuming fire he shall destroy them, and he shall H3665 them H3665 before thy face: so shalt thou drive them out, and destroy them quickly, as the LORD hath said unto thee.


So Moab was H3665d that day under the hand of Israel. And the land had rest fourscore years.


So God H3665d on that day Jabin the king of Canaan before the children of Israel.


Thus was Midian H3665d before the children of Israel, so that they lifted up their heads no more. And the country was in quietness forty years in the days of Gideon.


And he smote them from Aroer, even till thou come to Minnith, even twenty cities, and unto the plain of the vineyards, with a very great slaughter. Thus the children of Ammon were H3665d before the children of Israel.


So the Philistines were H3665d, and they came no more into the coast of Israel: and the hand of the LORD was against the Philistines all the days of Samuel.


And after this it came to pass, that David smote the Philistines, and H3665d them: and David took Methegammah out of the hand of the Philistines.


Seest thou how Ahab H3665th himself before me? because he H3665th himself before me, I will not H3665 the evil in his days: but in his son's days will I H3665 the evil upon his house.


Because thine heart was tender, and thou hast H3665d thyself before the LORD, when thou heardest what I spake against this place, and against the inhabitants thereof, that they should become a desolation and a curse, and hast rent thy clothes, and wept before me; I also have heard thee, saith the LORD.