Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1319

KJV Translation Count — 24x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: bemoan (7), remove (5), vagabond (2), flee (1), get (1), mourn (1), move (1), pity (1), shaken (1), skippedst (1), sorry (1), wag (1), wandering (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to shake, waver, wander, move to and fro, flutter, show grief, have compassion on
a. (Qal)
1. to move to and fro, wander (aimlessly), take flight
2. to flutter
3. to waver, wave, shake
4. to show grief
a. to lament, condole, show sympathy
b. (Hiphil)
1. to cause to wander (aimlessly)
2. to make a wagging, wag (with the head)
c. (Hithpolel)
1. to move oneself to and fro, sway, totter
2. to shake oneself
3. to bemoan oneself

Strong's Definitions

nuwd, nood; a primitive root; to nod, i.e. waver; figuratively, to wander, flee, disappear; also (from shaking the head in sympathy), to console, deplore, or (from tossing the head in scorn) taunt: — bemoan, flee, get, mourn, make to move, take pity, remove, shake, skip for joy, be sorry, vagabond, way, wandering.

Concordance Results Using KJV

When thou tillest the ground, it shall not henceforth yield unto thee her strength; a fugitive and a H5110 shalt thou be in the earth.


Behold, thou hast driven me out this day from the face of the earth; and from thy face shall I be hid; and I shall be a fugitive and a H5110 in the earth; and it shall come to pass, that every one that findeth me shall slay me.


For the LORD shall smite Israel, as a reed is H5110 in the water, and he shall root up Israel out of this good land, which he gave to their fathers, and shall scatter them beyond the river, because they have made their groves, provoking the LORD to anger.


Neither will I make the feet of Israel H5110 any more out of the land which I gave their fathers; only if they will observe to do according to all that I have commanded them, and according to all the law that my servant Moses commanded them.


Now when Job's three friends heard of all this evil that was come upon him, they came every one from his own place; Eliphaz the Temanite, and Bildad the Shuhite, and Zophar the Naamathite: for they had made an appointment toH5110her to come to H5110 with him and to comfort him.


Then came there unto him all his brethren, and all his sisters, and all they that had been of his acquaintance before, and did eat bread with him in his house: and they H5110ed him, and comforted him over all the evil that the LORD had brought upon him: every man also gave him a piece of money, and every one an earring of gold.


{To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.} In the LORD put I my trust: how say ye to my soul, H5110 as a bird to your mountain?


Let not the foot of pride come against me, and let not the hand of the wicked H5110 me.


Reproach hath broken my heart; and I am full of heaviness: and I looked for some to take H5110, but there was none; and for comforters, but I found none.


As the bird by H5110, as the swallow by flying, so the curse causeless shall not come.