Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1356

KJV Translation Count — 9x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: keep (4), keeper (2), reserve (2), grudge (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to keep, keep guard, reserve, maintain
a. (Qal)
1. to keep, maintain
2. to keep, guard

Strong's Definitions

natar, naw-tar'; a primitive root; to guard; figuratively, to cherish (anger): — bear grudge, keep(-er), reserve.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Thou shalt not avenge, nor bear any H5201 against the children of thy people, but thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself: I am the LORD.


He will not always chide: neither will he H5201 his anger for ever.


Look not upon me, because I am black, because the sun hath looked upon me: my mother's children were angry with me; they made me the H5201er of the vineyards; but mine own vineyard have I not kept.


Solomon had a vineyard at Baalhamon; he let out the vineyard unto H5201ers; every one for the fruit thereof was to bring a thousand pieces of silver.


My vineyard, which is mine, is before me: thou, O Solomon, must have a thousand, and those that H5201 the fruit thereof two hundred.


Will he H5201 his anger for ever? will he H5201 it to the end? Behold, thou hast spoken and done evil things as thou couldest.


Go and proclaim these words toward the north, and say, Return, thou backsliding Israel, saith the LORD; and I will not cause mine anger to fall upon you: for I am merciful, saith the LORD, and I will not H5201 anger for ever.


God is jealous, and the LORD revengeth; the LORD revengeth, and is furious; the LORD will take vengeance on his adversaries, and he H5201th wrath for his enemies.


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