Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root [identical with 6201 through the idea of sloping]

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1700

KJV Translation Count — 6x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: break..neck (2), strike off (1), break down (1), cut off..neck (1), behead (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. (Qal) to break the neck (of an animal)

Strong's Definitions

`araph, aw-raf'; a primitive root (identical with 6201 through the idea of sloping); properly, to bend downward; but used only as a denominative from 6203, to break the neck; hence (figuratively) to destroy: — that is beheaded, break down, break (cut off, strike off) neck.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And every firstling of an ass thou shalt redeem with a lamb; and if thou wilt not redeem it, then thou shalt H6202 his H6202: and all the firstborn of man among thy children shalt thou redeem.


But the firstling of an ass thou shalt redeem with a lamb: and if thou redeem him not, then shalt thou H6202 his H6202. All the firstborn of thy sons thou shalt redeem. And none shall appear before me empty.


And the elders of that city shall bring H6202 the heifer unto a rough valley, which is neither eared nor sown, and shall H6202 H6202 the heifer's H6202 there in the valley:


And all the elders of that city, that are next unto the slain man, shall wash their hands over the heifer that is H6202ed in the valley:


He that killeth an ox is as if he slew a man; he that sacrificeth a lamb, as if he H6202 H6202 a dog's H6202; he that H6202ereth an oblation, as if he H6202ered swine's blood; he that burneth incense, as if he blessed an idol. Yea, they have chosen their own ways, and their soul delighteth in their abominations.


Their heart is divided; now shall they be found faulty: he shall H6202 H6202 their altars, he shall spoil their images.