Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1194

KJV Translation Count — 80x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: sell (75), seller (4), at all (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to sell
a. (Qal)
1. to sell
2. seller (participle)
b. (Niphal)
1. to be sold
2. to sell oneself
3. to be given over to death
c. (Hithpael) to sell oneself

Strong's Definitions

makar, maw-kar'; a primitive root; to sell, literally (as merchandise, a daughter in marriage, into slavery), or figuratively (to surrender): — X at all, sell (away, -er, self).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Jacob said, H4376 me this day thy birthright.


And Jacob said, Swear to me this day; and he sware unto him: and he sold his birthright unto Jacob.


Are we not counted of him strangers? for he hH4376h sold us, and hH4376h quite devoured also our money.


Come, and let us H4376 him to the Ishmeelites, and let not our hand be upon him; for he is our brother and our flesh. And his brethren were content.


Then there passed by Midianites merchantmen; and they drew and lifted up Joseph out of the pit, and sold Joseph to the Ishmeelites for twenty pieces of silver: and they brought Joseph into Egypt.


And the Midianites sold him into Egypt unto Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh's, and captain of the guard.


And Joseph said unto his brethren, Come near to me, I pray you. And they came near. And he said, I am Joseph your brother, whom ye sold into Egypt.


Now therefore be not grieved, nor angry with yourselves, thH4376 ye sold me hither: for God did send me before you to preserve life.


And Joseph bought H4376 the land of Egypt for Pharaoh; for the Egyptians sold every man his field, because the famine prevailed over them: so the land became Pharaoh's.


Only the land of the priests bought he not; for the priests had a portion assigned them of Pharaoh, and did eH4376 their portion which Pharaoh gave them: wherefore they sold not their lands.