Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root [rather denominative from 6281]

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1722

KJV Translation Count — 20x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: intreat (18), pray (1), prayer (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to pray, entreat, supplicate
a. (Qal) to pray, entreat
b. (Niphal) to be supplicated, be entreated
c. (Hiphil) to make supplication, plead

Strong's Definitions

`athar, aw-thar'; a primitive root (rather denominative from 6281); to burn incense in worship, i.e. intercede (reciprocally, listen to prayer): — intreat, (make) pray(-er).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Isaac H6279ed the LORD for his wife, because she was barren: and the LORD was H6279ed of him, and Rebekah his wife conceived.


Then Pharaoh called for Moses and Aaron, and said, H6279 the LORD, that he may take away the frogs from me, and from my people; and I will let the people go, that they may do sacrifice unto the LORD.


And Moses said unto Pharaoh, Glory over me: when shall I H6279 for thee, and for thy servants, and for thy people, to destroy the frogs from thee and thy houses, that they may remain in the river only?


And Pharaoh said, I will let you go, that ye may sacrifice to the LORD your God in the wilderness; only ye shall not go very far away: H6279 for me.


And Moses said, Behold, I go out from thee, and I will H6279 the LORD that the swarms of flies may depart from Pharaoh, from his servants, and from his people, to morrow: but let not Pharaoh deal deceitfully any more in not letting the people go to sacrifice to the LORD.


And Moses went out from Pharaoh, and H6279ed the LORD.


H6279 the LORD (for it is enough) that there be no more mighty thunderings and hail; and I will let you go, and ye shall stay no longer.


Now therefore forgive, I H6279 thee, my sin only this once, and H6279 the LORD your God, that he may take away from me this death only.


And he went out from Pharaoh, and H6279ed the LORD.


Then Manoah H6279ed the LORD, and said, O my Lord, let the man of God which thou didst send come again unto us, and teach us what we shall do unto the child that shall be born.