Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1178, 1179, 1181c

KJV Translation Count — 36x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: (blot, put, etc)...out (17), destroy (6), wipe (4), blot (3), wipe away (2), abolished (1), marrow (1), reach (1), utterly (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to wipe, wipe out
a. (Qal)
1. to wipe
2. to blot out, obliterate
3. to blot out, exterminate
b. (Niphal)
1. to be wiped out
2. to be blotted out
3. to be exterminated
c. (Hiphil) to blot out (from memory)
2. (Qal) to strike
3. (Pual) full of marrow (participle)

Strong's Definitions

machah, maw-khaw'; a primitive root; properly, to stroke or rub; by implication, to erase; also to smooth (as if with oil), i.e. grease or make fat; also to touch, i.e. reach to: — abolish, blot out, destroy, full of marrow, put out, reach unto, X utterly, wipe (away, out).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the LORD said, I will H4229 man whom I have created from the face of the earth; both man, and beast, and the creeping thing, and the fowls of the air; for it repenteth me that I have made them.


For yet seven days, and I will cause it to rain upon the earth forty days and forty nights; and every living substance that I have made will I H4229 from off the face of the earth.


And every living substance was H4229ed which was upon the face of the ground, both man, and cattle, and the creeping things, and the fowl of the heaven; and they were H4229ed from the earth: and Noah only remained alive, and they that were with him in the ark.


And the LORD said unto Moses, Write this for a memorial in a book, and rehearse it in the ears of Joshua: for I will H4229 put H4229 the remembrance of Amalek from under heaven.


Yet now, if thou wilt forgive their sin ; and if not, H4229 me, I pray thee, H4229 of thy book which thou hast written.


And the LORD said unto Moses, Whosoever hath sinned against me, him will I H4229 H4229 of my book.


And the priest shall write these curses in a book, and he shall H4229 them H4229 with the bitter water:


And the coast shall go down from Shepham to Riblah, on the east side of Ain; and the border shall descend, and shall H4229 unto the side of the sea of Chinnereth eastward:


Let me alone, that I may H4229 them, and H4229 H4229 their name from under heaven: and I will make of thee a nation mightier and greater than they.


And it shall be, that the firstborn which she beareth shall succeed in the name of his brother which is dead, that his name be not put H4229 of Israel.