'el; ale (but only used in the shortened constructive form 'el


el) primitive particle

Parts of Speech

Root Word (Etymology)


KJV Translation Count — 38x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: unto, with, against, at, into, in, before, to, of, upon, by, toward, hath, for, on, beside, from, where, after, within

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to, toward, unto (of motion)
2. into (limit is actually entered)
a. in among
3. toward (of direction, not necessarily physical motion)
4. against (motion or direction of a hostile character)
5. in addition to, to
6. concerning, in regard to, in reference to, on account of
7. according to (rule or standard)
8. at, by, against (of one's presence)
9. in between, in within, to within, unto (idea of motion to)

Strong's Definitions

'el, ale; (but only used in the shortened constructive form sel, el); a primitive particle; properly, denoting motion towards, but occasionally used of a quiescent position, i.e. near, with or among; often in general, to: — about, according to, after, against, among, as for, at, because(-fore, -side), both...and, by, concerning, for, from, X hath, in(- to), near, (out) of, over, through, to(-ward), under, unto, upon, whether, with(-in).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And God said, Let the wH413ers under the heaven be gH413hered H413gether H413 H413e place, and let the dry land appear: and it was so.


And CaH413 talked H413 Abel his brother: and it came H413 pass, when they were H413 the field, thH413 CaH413 rose up H413 Abel his brother, and slew him.


And it repented the LORD thH413 he had made man H413 the earth, and it grieved him H413 his heart.


But H413 thee will I establish my covenant; and thou shalt come H413 the ark, thou, and thy sH413s, and thy wife, and thy sH413s' wives H413 thee.


And the LORD smelled a sweet savour; and the LORD said H413 his heart, I will not agaH413 curse the ground any more H413 man's sake; H413 the imagH413H413iH413 H413 man's heart is evil H413 his youth; neither will I agaH413 smite any more every thH413g livH413g, as I have dH413e.


The prH413ces also H413 Pharaoh saw her, and commended her H413 Pharaoh: and the woman was taken H413 Pharaoh's house.


And they returned, and came H413 EnmishpH413, which is Kadesh, and smote all the country H413 the Amalekites, and also the Amorites, thH413 dwelt H413 HazezH413tamar.


And Abraham said H413 Sarah his wife, She is my sister: and Abimelech kH413g H413 Gerar sent, and H413ok Sarah.


And he said, Lay not thH413e hand H413 the lad, neither do thou any thH413g H413 him: H413 now I know thH413 thou fearest God, seeH413g thou hast not H413held thy sH413, thH413e H413ly sH413 H413 me.


And he made his camels H413 kneel down H413out the city H413 a well H413 wH413er H413 the time H413 the evenH413g, even the time thH413 women go out H413 draw wH413er.