Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: number 1673, number 1674

KJV Translation Count — 20x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: increased (4), mighty (4), ...strong (4), more (2), broken his bones (1), closed (1), great (1), mightier (1), shutteth (1), stronger (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to be vast, be numerous, be mighty
a. (Qal)
1. to be mighty
2. to be numerous
b. (Hiphil) to make strong, make mighty
2. to shut (the eyes), close (the eyes)
a. (Qal) to shut (the eyes)
b. (Piel) to shut tightly (the eyes)

Strong's Definitions

`atsam, aw-tsam'; a primitive root; to bind fast, i.e. close (the eyes); intransitively, to be (causatively, make) powerful or numerous; denominatively (from 6106) to crunch the bones: — break the bones, close, be great, be increased, be (wax) mighty(-ier), be more, shut, be(-come, make) strong(-er).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Abimelech said unto Isaac, Go from us; for thou art much H6105 than we.


And the children of Israel were fruitful, and H6105 abundantly, and multiplied, and waxed exceeding H6105; and the land was filled with them.


Therefore God dealt well with the midwives: and the people multiplied, and waxed very H6105.


But mine enemies are lively, and they are H6105: and they that hate me wrongfully are multiplied.


Many, O LORD my God, are thy wonderful works which thou hast done, and thy thoughts which are to us-ward: they cannot be reckoned up in order unto thee: if I would declare and speak of them, they are H6105 than can be numbered.


For innumerable evils have compassed me about: mine iniquities have taken hold upon me, so that I am not able to look up; they are H6105 than the hairs of mine head: therefore my heart faileth me.


They that hate me without a cause are H6105 than the hairs of mine head: they that would destroy me, being mine enemies wrongfully, are H6105: then I restored that which I took not away.


And he H6105 H6105 people H6105ly; and made them H6105er than their enemies.


How precious also are thy thoughts unto me, O God! how H6105 is the sum of them!


For the LORD hath poured out upon you the spirit of deep sleep, and hath H6105 your eyes: the prophets and your rulers, the seers hath he covered.