Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1551

KJV Translation Count — 82x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: hide (72), secret (4), close (2), absent (1), conceal (1), surely (1), variant (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to hide, conceal
a. (Niphal)
1. to hide oneself
2. to be hidden, be concealed
b. (Piel) to hide carefully
c. (Pual) to be hidden carefully, be concealed
d. (Hiphil) to conceal, hide
e. (Hithpael) to hide oneself carefully

Strong's Definitions

cathar, saw-thar'; a primitive root; to hide (by covering), literally or figuratively: — be absent, keep close, conceal, hide (self), (keep) secret, X surely.

Concordance Results Using KJV

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 vagabond in the earth; and it shall come to pass, that every one that findeth me shall slay me.


And Mizpah; for he said, The LORD watch between me and thee, when we are H5641 one from another.


Moreover he said, I am the God of thy father, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob. And Moses hid his face; for he was afraid to look upon God.


And a man lie with her carnally, and it be hid from the eyes of her husband, and be kept H5641, and she be defiled, and there be no witness against her, neither she be taken with the manner;


Moreover the LORD thy God will send the hornet among them, until they that are left, and H5641 themselves from thee, be destroyed.


The H5641 things belong unto the LORD our God: but those things which are revealed belong unto us and to our children for ever, that we may do all the words of this law.


Then my anger shall be kindled against them in that day, and I will forsake them, and I will H5641 my face from them, and they shall be devoured, and many evils and troubles shall befall them; so that they will say in that day, Are not these evils come upon us, because our God is not among us?


And I will H5641 H5641 my face in that day for all the evils which they shall have wrought, in that they are turned unto other gods.


And he said, I will H5641 my face from them, I will see what their end shall be: for they are a very froward generation, children in whom is no faith.


And he said unto him, God forbid; thou shalt not die: behold, my father will do nothing either great or small, but that he will shew it me: and why should my father H5641 this thing from me? it is not so.