Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
TWOT Reference: 1268
KJV Translation Count — 5x
The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: sweet (5)
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to be or become sweet or pleasing
1. to be or become sweet
2. to be or become pleasant
3. to suck
b. (Hiphil) to give sweet taste
mathaq, maw-thak'; a primitive root; to suck, by implication, to relish, or (intransitively) be sweet: — be (made, X take) sweet.
Concordance Results Using KJV
And he cried unto the LORD; and the LORD shewed him a tree, which when he had cast into the waters, the waters were made H4985: there he made for them a statute and an ordinance, and there he proved them,
Though wickedness be H4985 in his mouth, though he hide it under his tongue;
The clods of the valley shall be H4985 unto him, and every man shall draw after him, as there are innumerable before him.
We took H4985 counsel together, and walked unto the house of God in company.
Stolen waters are H4985, and bread eaten in secret is pleasant.