Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1323

KJV Translation Count — 64x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: rest (55), ceased (1), confederate (1), let down (1), set down (1), lay (1), quiet (2), remain (1), set (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to rest
a. (Qal)
1. to rest, settle down and remain
2. to repose, have rest, be quiet
b. (Hiph)
1. to cause to rest, give rest to, make quiet
2. to cause to rest, cause to alight, set down
3. to lay or set down, deposit, let lie, place
4. to let remain, leave
5. to leave, depart from
6. to abandon
7. to permit
c. (Hoph)
1. to obtain rest, be granted rest
2. to be left, be placed
3. open space (subst)

Strong's Definitions

nuwach, noo'-akh; a primitive root; to rest, i.e. settle down; used in a great variety of applications, literal and figurative, intransitive, transitive and causative (to dwell, stay, let fall, place, let alone, withdraw, give comfort, etc.): — cease, be confederate, lay, let down, (be) quiet, remain, (cause to, be at, give, have, make to) rest, set down. Compare 3241.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the ark H5117ed in the seventh month, on the seventeenth day of the month, upon the mountains of Ararat.


And the locusts went up over all the land of Egypt, and H5117ed in all the coasts of Egypt: very grievous were they; before them there were no such locusts as they, neither after them shall be such.


And it came to pass, when Moses held up his hand, that Israel prevailed: and when he H5117 H5117 his hand, Amalek prevailed.


For in six days the LORD made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that in them is, and H5117ed the seventh day: wherefore the LORD blessed the sabbath day, and hallowed it.


Six days thou shalt do thy work, and on the seventh day thou shalt H5117: that thine ox and thine ass may H5117, and the son of thy handmaid, and the stranger, may be refreshed.


And he said, My presence shall go with thee, and I will give thee H5117.


And when it H5117ed, he said, Return, O LORD, unto the many thousands of Israel.


And the LORD came H5117 in a cloud, and spake unto him, and took of the spirit that was upon him, and gave it unto the seventy elders: and it came to pass, that, when the spirit H5117ed upon them, they prophesied, and did not cease.


But there H5117ed two of the men in the camp, the name of the one was Eldad, and the name of the other Medad: and the spirit H5117ed upon them; and they were of them that were written, but went not out unto the tabernacle: and they prophesied in the camp.


Until the LORD have given H5117 unto your brethren, as well as unto you, and until they also possess the land which the LORD your God hath given them beyond Jordan: and then shall ye return every man unto his possession, which I have given you.