Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1062

KJV Translation Count — 17x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: beat (4), destroyed (3), beat down (2), break in pieces (2), smite (2), beat in pieces (1), discomfited (1), crushed (1), stamped (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to beat, crush by beating, crush to pieces, crush fine
a. (Qal)
1. to beat or crush fine
2. to beat, hammer
b. (Piel)
1. to beat or crush fine
2. to beat, hammer
c. (Pual) to be beaten
d. (Hiphil) to beat in pieces, shatter
e. (Hophal) to be beaten, be crushed

Strong's Definitions

kathath, kaw-thath'; a primitive root; to bruise or violently strike: — beat (down, to pieces), break in pieces, crushed, destroy, discomfit, smite, stamp.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Ye shall not offer unto the LORD that which is bruised, or H3807, or broken, or cut; neither shall ye make any offerH3807g thereof H3807 your land.


Then the Amalekites came H3807, and the Canaanites which dwelt H3807 that hill, and smote them, and H3807 them, even unto Hormah.


And the Amorites, which dwelt H3807 that mountaH3807, came out agaH3807st you, and chased you, as bees do, and H3807 you H3807 Seir, even unto Hormah.


And I took your sH3807, the calf which ye had made, and burnt it with fire, and H3807 it, and ground it very small, even until it was as small as dust: and I cast the dust thereof H3807to the brook that descended out of the mount.


He removed the high places, and brake the images, and cut H3807 the groves, and brake H3807 H3807 the brasen serpent that Moses had made: for unto those days the children of Israel did burn H3807cense to it: and he called it Nehushtan.


And nation was H3807 of nation, and city of city: for God did vex them with all adversity.


And when he had broken H3807 the altars and the groves, and had H3807en the graven images H3807to powder, and cut H3807 all the idols throughout all the land of Israel, he returned to Jerusalem.


They are H3807 from mornH3807g to evenH3807g: they perish for ever without any regardH3807g it.


And I will H3807 H3807 his foes before his face, and plague them that hate him.


And he shall judge among the nations, and shall rebuke many people: and they shall H3807 their swords H3807to plowshares, and their spears H3807to prunH3807ghooks: nation shall not lift up sword agaH3807st nation, neither shall they learn war any more.