Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1016

KJV Translation Count — 54x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: anger (43), provoked (3), angry (2), grieved (1), indignation (1), sorrow (1), vex (1), wrath (1), wroth (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to be angry, be vexed, be indignant, be wroth, be grieved, provoke to anger and wrath
a. (Qal)
1. to be vexed, be indignant
2. to be angry
b. (Piel) to provoke to anger
c. (Hiphil)
1. to vex
2. to vex, provoke to anger

Strong's Definitions

ka`ac, kaw-as'; a primitive root; to trouble; by implication, to grieve, rage, be indignant: — be angry, be grieved, take indignation, provoke (to anger, unto wrath), have sorrow, vex, be wroth.

Concordance Results Using KJV

When thou shalt beget children, and children's children, and ye shall have remained long in the land, and shall corrupt yourselves, and make a graven image, or the likeness of any thing, and shall do evil in the sight of the LORD thy God, to provoke him to H3707:


And I fell down before the LORD, as at the first, forty days and forty nights: I did neither eat bread, nor drink water, because of all your sins which ye sinned, in doing wickedly in the sight of the LORD, to provoke him to H3707.


For I know that after my death ye will utterly corrupt yourselves, and turn aside from the way which I have commanded you; and evil will befall you in the latter days; because ye will do evil in the sight of the LORD, to provoke him to H3707 through the work of your hands.


They H3707 him to jealousy with strange gods, with abominations H3707 they him to H3707.


They have moved me to jealousy with that which is not God; they have H3707 me to H3707 with their vanities: and I will move them to jealousy with those which are not a people; I will provoke them to H3707 with a foolish nation.


And they forsook the LORD God of their fathers, which brought them out of the land of Egypt, and followed other gods, of the gods of the people that were round about them, and bowed themselves unto them, and H3707 the LORD to H3707.


And her adversary also H3707 her sore, for to make her fret, because the LORD had shut up her womb.


And as he did so year by year, when she went up to the house of the LORD, so she H3707 her; therefore she wept, and did not eat.


But hast done evil above all that were before thee: for thou hast gone and made thee other gods, and molten images, to provoke me to H3707, and hast cast me behind thy back:


For the LORD shall smite Israel, as a reed is shaken in the water, and he shall root up Israel out of this good land, which he gave to their fathers, and shall scatter them beyond the river, because they have made their groves, provoking the LORD to H3707.