Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1702

KJV Translation Count — 15x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: afraid (3), fear (3), dread (2), terribly (2), break (1), affrighted (1), oppress (1), prevail (1), terrified (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to tremble, dread, fear, oppress, prevail, break, be terrified, cause to tremble
a. (Qal)
1. to cause to tremble, terrify
2. to tremble, feel dread
b. (Niphal) to be awesome, be terrible
c. (Hiphil)
1. to regard or treat with awe, regard or treat as awful
2. to inspire with awe, terrify

Strong's Definitions

`arats, aw-rats'; a primitive root; to awe or (intransitive) to dread; hence, to harass: — be affrighted (afraid, dread, feared, terrified), break, dread, fear, oppress, prevail, shake terribly.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Then I said unto you, H6206 not, neither be H6206 of them.


Thou shalt not be H6206 at them: for the LORD thy God is among you, a mighty God and terrible.


And shall say unto them, Hear, O Israel, ye approach this day unto battle against your enemies: let not your hearts faint, H6206 not, and do not tremble, neither be ye H6206 because of them;


Be strong and of a good courage, H6206 not, nor be H6206 of them: for the LORD thy God, he it is that doth go with thee; he will not fail thee, nor forsake thee.


Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not H6206, neither be thou dismayed: for the LORD thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.


Wilt thou H6206 a leaf driven to and fro? and wilt thou pursue the dry stubble?


Did I H6206 a great multitude, or did the contempt of families terrify me, that I kept silence, and went not out of the door?


To judge the fatherless and the H6206ed, that the man of the earth may no more H6206.


God is greatly to be H6206ed in the assembly of the saints, and to be had in reverence of all them that are about him.


And they shall go into the holes of the rocks, and into the caves of the earth, for H6206 of the LORD, and for the glory of his majesty, when he ariseth to shake H6206 the earth.