Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1340

KJV Translation Count — 10x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: separate... (9), consecrate (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to dedicate, consecrate, separate
a. (Niphal) to dedicate oneself, devote oneself
b. (Hiphil) to keep sacredly separate
2. (Hiphil) to be a Nazarite, live as a Nazarite

Strong's Definitions

nazar, naw-zar'; a primitive root; to hold aloof, i.e. (intransitivey) abstain (from food and drink, from impurity, and even from divine worship (i.e. apostatize)); specifically, to set apart (to sacred purposes), i.e. devote: — consecrate, separate(ing, self).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Thus shall ye H5144 the children of Israel from their uncleanness; that they die not in their uncleanness, when they defile my tabernacle that is among them.


Speak unto Aaron and to his sons, that they H5144 themselves from the holy things of the children of Israel, and that they profane not my holy name in those things which they hallow unto me: I am the LORD.


Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When either man or woman shall H5144 themselves to vow a vow of a Nazarite, to H5144 themselves unto the LORD:


He shall H5144 himself from wine and strong drink, and shall drink no vinegar of wine, or vinegar of strong drink, neither shall he drink any liquor of grapes, nor eat moist grapes, or dried.


All the days of the vow of his separation there shall no rasor come upon his head: until the days be fulfilled, in the which he H5144th himself unto the LORD, he shall be holy, and shall let the locks of the hair of his head grow.


All the days that he H5144th himself unto the LORD he shall come at no dead body.


And he shall H5144 unto the LORD the days of his separation, and shall bring a lamb of the first year for a trespass offering: but the days that were before shall be lost, because his separation was defiled.


For every one of the house of Israel, or of the stranger that sojourneth in Israel, which H5144th himself from me, and setteth up his idols in his heart, and putteth the stumblingblock of his iniquity before his face, and cometh to a prophet to inquire of him concerning me; I the LORD will answer him by myself:


I found Israel like grapes in the wilderness; I saw your fathers as the firstripe in the fig tree at her first time: but they went to Baalpeor, and H5144d themselves unto that shame; and their abominations were according as they loved.


And to speak unto the priests which were in the house of the LORD of hosts, and to the prophets, saying, Should I weep in the fifth month, separating myself, as I have done these so many years?