Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1257

KJV Translation Count — 36x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: draw (15), draw out (3), prolonged (3), scattered (2), draw along (1), draw away (1), continue (1), deferred (1), misc (9)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to draw, drag, seize
a. (Qal)
1. to draw (and lift out), drag along, lead along, drag or lead off, draw down
2. to draw (the bow)
3. to proceed, march
4. to draw out or give (a sound)
5. to draw out, prolong, continue
6. to trail (seed in sowing)
7. to cheer, draw, attract, gratify
b. (Niphal) to be drawn out
c. (Pual)
1. to be drawn out, be postponed, be deferred
2. to be tall

Strong's Definitions

mashak, maw-shak'; a primitive root; to draw, used in a great variety of applications (including to sow, to sound, to prolong, to develop, to march, to remove, to delay, to be tall, etc.): — draw (along, out), continue, defer, extend, forbear, X give, handle, make (pro-, sound) long, X sow, scatter, stretch out.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Then there passed by Midianites merchantmen; and they drew and lifted up Joseph H4900 of the pit, and sold Joseph to the Ishmeelites for twenty pieces of silver: and they brought Joseph into Egypt.


Then Moses called for all the elders of Israel, and said unto them, H4900 H4900 and take you a lamb according to your families, and kill the passover.


There shall not an hand touch it, but he shall surely be stoned, or shot through; whether it be beast or man, it shall not live: when the trumpet soundeth long, they shall come up to the mount.


And it shall be, that the city which is next unto the slain man, even the elders of that city shall take an heifer, which hath not been wrought with, and which hath not H4900n in the yoke;


And it shall come to pass, that when they make a long blast with the ram's horn, and when ye hear the sound of the trumpet, all the people shall shH4900 with a great shH4900; and the wall of the city shall fall down flat, and the people shall ascend up every man straight before him.


And she sent and called Barak the son of Abinoam H4900 of Kedeshnaphtali, and said unto him, Hath not the LORD God of Israel commanded, saying, Go and H4900 toward mount Tabor, and take with thee ten thousand men of the children of Naphtali and of the children of Zebulun?


And I will H4900 unto thee to the river Kishon Sisera, the captain of Jabin's army, with his chariots and his multitude; and I will deliver him into thine hand.


H4900 of Ephraim was there a root of them against Amalek; after thee, Benjamin, among thy people; H4900 of Machir came down governors, and H4900 of Zebulun they that handle the pen of the writer.


And the liers in wait hasted, and rushed upon Gibeah; and the liers in wait drew themselves H4900, and smote all the city with the edge of the sword.


And a certain man drew a bow at a venture, and smote the king of Israel between the joints of the harness: wherefore he said unto the driver of his chariot, Turn thine hand, and carry me H4900 of the host; for I am wounded.