Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1050

KJV Translation Count — 65x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: fall (27), stumble (19), cast down (4), feeble (4), overthrown (2), ruin (2), bereave 7921 (1), decayed (1), faileth (1), utterly (1), weak (1), variant (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to stumble, stagger, totter
a. (Qal)
1. to stumble
2. to totter
b. (Niphal)
1. to stumble
2. to be tottering, be feeble
c. (Hiphil)
1. to cause to stumble, bring injury or ruin to, overthrow
2. to make feeble, make weak
d. (Hophal) to be made to stumble
e. (Piel) bereave

Strong's Definitions

kashal, kaw-shal'; a primitive root; to totter or waver (through weakness of the legs, especially the ankle); by implication, to falter, stumble, faint or fall: — bereave (from the margin), cast down, be decayed, (cause to) fail, (cause, make to) fall (down, -ing), feeble, be (the) ruin(-ed, of), (be) overthrown, (cause to) stumble, X utterly, be weak.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And they shall H3782 one upon another, as it were before a sword, when none pursueth: and ye shall have no power to stand before your enemies.


The bows of the mighty men are broken, and they that H3782d are girded with strength.


But if thou wilt go, do it, be strong for the battle: God shall make thee H3782 before the enemy: for God hath power to help, and to H3782 H3782.


And the men which were expressed by name rose up, and took the captives, and with the spoil clothed all that were naked among them, and arrayed them, and shod them, and gave them to eat and to drink, and anointed them, and carried all the H3782 of them upon asses, and brought them to Jericho, the city of palm trees, to their brethren: then they returned to Samaria.


For he sacrificed unto the gods of Damascus, which smote him: and he said, Because the gods of the kings of Syria help them, therefore will I sacrifice to them, that they may help me. But they were the H3782 of him, and of all Israel.


And Judah said, The strength of the bearers of burdens is H3782, and there is much rubbish; so that we are not able to build the wall.


Thy words have upholden him that was H3782ing, and thou hast strengthened the H3782 knees.


When mine enemies are turned back, they shall H3782 and perish at thy presence.


When the wicked, even mine enemies and my foes, came upon me to eat up my flesh, they H3782d and fell.


For my life is spent with grief, and my years with sighing: my strength H3782 because of mine iniquity, and my bones are consumed.