Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1676

KJV Translation Count — 5x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: supplant (2), take by the heel (1), stay, utterly (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to supplant, circumvent, take by the heel, follow at the heel, assail insidiously, overreach
a. (Qal) to supplant, overreach, attack at the heel
b. (Piel) to hold back

Strong's Definitions

`aqab, aw-kab'; a primitive root; properly, to swell out or up; used only as denominative from 6119, to seize by the heel; figuratively, to circumvent (as if tripping up the heels); also to restrain (as if holding by the heel): — take by the heel, stay, supplant, X utterly.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And he said, Is not he rightly named Jacob? for he hath H6117ed me H6117se two times: he took away my birthright; and, behold, now he hath H6117n away my blessing. And he said, Hast thou not reserved a blessing for me?


After it a voice roareth: he thundereth with H6117 voice of his excellency; and he will not H6117 H6117m when his voice is heard.


H6117 ye heed every one of his neighbour, and trust ye not in any broH6117r: for every broH6117r will H6117 H6117, and every neighbour will walk with slanders.


He took his broH6117r H6117 H6117 H6117 in H6117 womb, and H6117 his strength he had power with God: