Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 127

KJV Translation Count — 12x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: sigh (10), groan (1), mourn (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. (Niphal) sigh, groan (in pain or grief), gasp
a. moan (of cattle)

Strong's Definitions

'anach, aw-nakh'; a primitive root; to sigh: — groan, mourn, sigh.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And it came to pass in process of time, that the king of Egypt died: and the children of Israel H584ed by reason of the bondage, and they cried, and their cry came up unto God by reason of the bondage.


When the righteous are in authority, the people rejoice: but when the wicked beareth rule, the people H584.


The new wine H584eth, the vine languisheth, all the merryhearted do H584.


The ways of Zion do H584, because none come to the solemn feasts: all her gates are desolate: her priests H584, her virgins are afflicted, and she is in bitterness.


Jerusalem hath grievously sinned; therefore she is removed: all that honoured her despise her, because they have seen her nakedness: yea, she H584eth, and turneth backward.


All her people H584, they seek bread; they have given their pleasant things for meat to relieve the soul: see, O LORD, and consider; for I am become vile.


They have heard that I H584: there is none to comfort me: all mine enemies have heard of my trouble; they are glad that thou hast done it: thou wilt bring the day that thou hast called, and they shall be like unto me.


And the LORD said unto him, Go through the midst of the city, through the midst of Jerusalem, and set a mark upon the foreheads of the men that H584 and that cry for all the abominations that be done in the midst thereof.


H584 therefore, thou son of man, with the breaking of thy loins; and with bitterness H584 before their eyes.


And it shall be, when they say unto thee, Wherefore H584est thou? that thou shalt answer, For the tidings; because it cometh: and every heart shall melt, and all hands shall be feeble, and every spirit shall faint, and all knees shall be weak as water: behold, it cometh, and shall be brought to pass, saith the Lord GOD.