Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 5235 (second form)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1368c

KJV Translation Count — 45x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: stranger (18), strange (17), alien (4), strange woman (3), foreigner (2), outlandish (1), stranger 376 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. foreign, alien
a. foreign
b. foreigner (subst)
c. foreign woman, harlot
d. unknown, unfamiliar (fig.)

Strong's Definitions

nokriy, nok-ree'; from 5235 (second form); strange, in a variety of degrees and applications (foreign, non-relative, adulterous, different, wonderful): — alien, foreigner, outlandish, strange(-r, woman).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Are we not counted of him H5237s? for he hath sold us, and hath quite devoured also our money.


And she bare him a son, and he called his name Gershom: for he said, I have been a H5237 in a H5237 land.


And her two sons; of which the name of the one was Gershom; for he said, I have been an H5237 in a H5237 land:


If she please not her master, who hath betrothed her to himself, then shall he let her be redeemed: to sell her unto a H5237 nation he shall have no power, seeing he hath dealt deceitfully with her.


Ye shall not eat of any thing that dieth of itself: thou shalt give it unto the H5237 that is in thy gates, that he may eat it; or thou mayest sell it unto an H5237: for thou art an holy people unto the LORD thy God. Thou shalt not seethe a kid in his mother's milk.


Of a H5237 thou mayest exact it again: but that which is thine with thy brother thine hand shall release;


Thou shalt in any wise set him king over thee, whom the LORD thy God shall choose: one from among thy brethren shalt thou set king over thee: thou mayest not set a H5237 over thee, which is not thy brother.


Unto a H5237 thou mayest lend upon usury; but unto thy brother thou shalt not lend upon usury: that the LORD thy God may bless thee in all that thou settest thine hand to in the land whither thou goest to possess it.


So that the generation to come of your children that shall rise up after you, and the H5237 that shall come from a far land, shall say, when they see the plagues of that land, and the sicknesses which the LORD hath laid upon it;


And his master said unto him, We will not turn aside hither into the city of a H5237, that is not of the children of Israel; we will pass over to Gibeah.


NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible