Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: number 1655, number 1656

KJV Translation Count — 11x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: observer of times (5), soothsayer (2), bring (1), sorceress (1), enchanter (1), Meonenim (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. (Piel) to make appear, produce, bring (clouds)
2. (Poel) to practise soothsaying, conjure
a. to observe times, practice soothsaying or spiritism or magic or augury or witchcraft
b. soothsayer, enchanter, sorceress, diviner, fortuneteller, barbarian, Meonenim (participle)

Strong's Definitions

`anan, aw-nan'; a primitive root; to cover; used only as a denominative from 6051, to cloud over; figuratively, to act covertly, i.e. practise magic: — X bring, enchanter, Meonemin, observe(-r of) times, soothsayer, sorcerer.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And it shall come to pass, when I H6049 a cloud over the earth, that the bow shall be seen in the cloud:


Ye shall not eat any thing with the blood: neither shall ye use enchantment, nor observe H6049.


There shall not be found among you any one that maketh his son or his daughter to pass through the fire, or that useth divination, or an H6049 H6049 H6049, or an H6049, or a witch,


For these nations, which thou shalt possess, hearkened unto H6049s H6049 H6049, and unto diviners: but as for thee, the LORD thy God hath not suffered thee so to do.


And Gaal spake again and said, See there come people down by the middle H6049 the land, and another company come along by the plain H6049 H6049.


And he made his son pass through the fire, and observed H6049, and used enchantments, and dealt with familiar spirits and wizards: he wrought much wickedness in the sight H6049 the LORD, to provoke him to anger.


And he caused his children to pass through the fire in the valley H6049 the son H6049 Hinnom: also he observed H6049, and used enchantments, and used witchcraft, and dealt with a familiar spirit, and with wizards: he wrought much evil in the sight H6049 the LORD, to provoke him to anger.


Therefore thou hast forsaken thy people the house H6049 Jacob, because they be replenished from the east, and are H6049s like the Philistines, and they please themselves in the children H6049 strangers.


But draw near hither, ye sons H6049 the H6049, the seed H6049 the adulterer and the whore.


Therefore hearken not ye to your prophets, nor to your diviners, nor to your dreamers, nor to your H6049s, nor to your sorcerers, which speak unto you, saying, Ye shall not serve the king H6049 Babylon: