Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1161

KJV Translation Count — 36x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: circumcise (30), destroy (3), cut down (1), needs (1), cut in pieces (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to circumcise, let oneself be circumcised, cut, be cut off
a. (Qal) to circumcise
b. (Niphal) to be circumcised, circumcise oneself
c. (Hiphil) to cause to be circumcised
1. of destruction (fig.)
d. (Hithpolel) to be cut off
e. (Polel) cut down

Strong's Definitions

muwl, mool; a primitive root; to cut short, i.e. curtail (specifically the prepuce, i.e. to circumcise); by implication, to blunt; figuratively, to destroy: — circumcise(-ing), selves), cut down (in pieces), destroy, X must needs.

Concordance Results Using KJV

This is my covenant, which ye shall keep, between me and you and thy seed after thee; Every man child among you shall be H4135d.


And he that is eight days old shall be H4135d among you, every man child H4135 your generations, he that is born H4135 the house, or bought with money of any stranger, which is not of thy seed.


He that is born H4135 thy house, and he that is bought with thy money, must H4135 be H4135d: and my covenant shall be H4135 your flesh for an everlastH4135g covenant.


And the unH4135d man child whose flesh of his foreskH4135 is not H4135d, that soul shall be H4135 off from his people; he hath broken my covenant.


And Abraham took Ishmael his son, and all that were born H4135 his house, and all that were bought with his money, every male among the men of Abraham's house; and H4135d the flesh of their foreskH4135 H4135 the selfsame day, as God had said unto him.


And Abraham was nH4135ety years old and nH4135e, when he was H4135d H4135 the flesh of his foreskH4135.


And Ishmael his son was thirteen years old, when he was H4135d H4135 the flesh of his foreskH4135.


H4135 the selfsame day was Abraham H4135d, and Ishmael his son.


And all the men of his house, born H4135 the house, and bought with money of the stranger, were H4135d with him.


And Abraham H4135d his son Isaac beH4135g eight days old, as God had commanded him.