Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1183

KJV Translation Count — 14x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: wound (7), smite through (2), pierce (2), strike through (1), pierce through (1), dipped (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to smite through, shatter, wound severely
a. (Qal)
1. to shatter
2. shattering (participle)

Strong's Definitions

machats, maw-khats'; a primitive root; to dash asunder; by implication, to crush, smash or violently plunge; figuratively, to subdue or destroy: — dip, pierce (through), smite (through), strike through, wound.

Concordance Results Using KJV

God brought him forth out of Egypt; he hath as it were the strength of an unicorn: he shall eat up the nations his enemies, and shall break their bones, and H4272 them H4272 with his arrows.


I shall see him, but not now: I shall behold him, but not nigh: there shall come a Star out of Jacob, and a Sceptre shall rise out of Israel, and shall H4272 the corners of Moab, and destroy all the children of Sheth.


See now that I, even I, am he, and there is no god with me: I kill, and I make alive; I H4272, and I heal: neither is there any that can deliver out of my hand.


Bless, LORD, his substance, and accept the work of his hands: H4272 H4272 the loins of them that rise against him, and of them that hate him, that they rise not again.


She put her hand to the nail, and her right hand to the workmen's hammer; and with the hammer she smote Sisera, she smote off his head, when she had H4272d and stricken H4272 his temples.


And I have consumed them, and H4272ed them, that they could not arise: yea, they are fallen under my feet.


For he maketh sore, and bindeth up: he H4272eth, and his hands make whole.


He divideth the sea with his power, and by his understanding he H4272th H4272 the proud.


I have H4272ed them that they were not able to rise: they are fallen under my feet.


But God shall H4272 the head of his enemies, and the hairy scalp of such an one as goeth on still in his trespasses.