Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1259

KJV Translation Count — 81x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: rule (38), ruler (19), reign (8), dominion (7), governor (4), ruled over (2), power (2), indeed (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to rule, have dominion, reign
a. (Qal) to rule, have dominion
b. (Hiphil)
1. to cause to rule
2. to exercise dominion

Strong's Definitions

mashal, maw-shal'; a primitive root; to rule: — (have, make to have) dominion, governor, X indeed, reign, (bear, cause to, have) rule(-ing, -r), have power.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And to H4910 H4910 the day and H4910 the night, and to divide the light from the darkness: and God saw that it was good.


Unto the woman he said, I will greatly multiply thy sorrow and thy conception; in sorrow thou shalt bring forth children; and thy desire shall be to thy husband, and he shall H4910 H4910 thee.


If thou doest well, shalt thou not be accepted? and if thou doest not well, sin lieth at the door. And unto thee shall be his desire, and thou shalt H4910 H4910 him.


And Abraham said unto his eldest servant of his house, that H4910d H4910 all that he had, Put, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh:


And his brethren said to him, Shalt thou H4910 H4910 H4910 us? or shalt thou H4910 have H4910 H4910 us? And they hated him yet the more for his dreams, and for his words.


So now it was not you that sent me hither, but God: and he hath made me a father to Pharaoh, and lord of all his house, and a H4910r throughout all the land of Egypt.


And told him, saying, Joseph is yet alive, and he is H4910 H4910 all the land of Egypt. And Jacob's heart fainted, for he believed them not.


If she please not her master, who hath betrothed her to himself, then shall he let her be redeemed: to sell her unto a strange nation he shall have no H4910, seeing he hath dealt deceitfully with her.


For the LORD thy God blesseth thee, as he promised thee: and thou shalt lend unto many nations, but thou shalt not borrow; and thou shalt H4910 H4910 many nations, but they shall not H4910 H4910 thee.


Sihon king of the Amorites, who dwelt in Heshbon, and H4910d from Aroer, which is upon the bank of the river Arnon, and from the middle of the river, and from half Gilead, even unto the river Jabbok, which is the border of the children of Ammon;