Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

apparently a denominative from 4100

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1150

KJV Translation Count — 9x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: tarry (5), linger (2), delayed (1), stay (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. (Hithpalpel) to linger, tarry, wait, delay

Strong's Definitions

mahahh, maw-hah'; apparently a denominative from 4100; properly, to question or hesitate, i.e. (by implication) to be reluctant: — delay, linger, stay selves, tarry.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And while he H4102ed, the men laid hold upon his hand, and upon the hand of his wife, and upon the hand of his two daughters; the LORD being merciful unto him: and they brought him forth, and set him without the city.


For except we had H4102ed, surely now we had returned this second time.


And they baked unleavened cakes of the dough which they brought forth out of Egypt, for it was not leavened; because they were thrust out of Egypt, and could not H4102, neither had they prepared for themselves any victual.


And Ehud escaped while they tarried, and passed beyond the quarries, and escaped unto Seirath.


And he arose early in the morning on the fifth day to depart: and the damsel's father said, Comfort thine heart, I pray thee. And they tarried until afternoon, and they did eat both of them.


See, I will H4102 in the plain of the wilderness, until there come word from you to certify me.


I made haste, and H4102 not to keep thy commandments.


H4102 yourselves, and wonder; cry ye out, and cry: they are drunken, but not with wine; they stagger, but not with strong drink.


For the vision is yet for an appointed time, but at the end it shall speak, and not lie: though it H4102, wait for it; because it will surely come, it will not H4102.


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