Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1731

KJV Translation Count — 46x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: fall (12), meet (11), reach (7), intercession (4), intreat (2), entreat (1), misc (9)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to encounter, meet, reach, entreat, make intercession
a. (Qal)
1. to meet, light upon, join
2. to meet (of kindness)
3. to encounter, fall upon (of hostility)
4. to encounter, entreat (of request)
5. to strike, touch (of boundary)
b. (Hiphil)
1. to cause to light upon
2. to cause to entreat
3. to make entreaty, interpose
4. to make attack
5. to reach the mark

Strong's Definitions

paga`, paw-gah'; a primitive root; to impinge, by accident or violence, or (figuratively) by importunity: — come (betwixt), cause to entreat, fall (upon), make intercession, intercessor, intreat, lay, light (upon), meet (together), pray, reach, run.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And he communed with them, saying, If it be your mind that I should bury my dead out of my sight; hear me, and H6293 for me to Ephron the son of Zohar,


And he lighted upon a certain place, and tarried there all night, because the sun was set; and he took of the stones of that place, and put them for his pillows, and lay down in that place to sleep.


And Jacob went on his way, and the angels of God met him.


And they said, The God of the Hebrews hath met with us: let us go, we pray thee, three days' journey into the desert, and sacrifice unto the LORD our God; lest he H6293 upon us with pestilence, or with the sword.


And they met Moses and Aaron, who stood in the way, as they came forth from Pharaoh:


If thou H6293 thine enemy's ox or his ass going astray, thou shalt surely bring it back to him again.


The revenger of blood himself shall slay the murderer: when he H6293eth him, he shall slay him.


Or in enmity smite him with his hand, that he die: he that smote him shall surely be put to death; for he is a murderer: the revenger of blood shall slay the murderer, when he H6293eth him.


And she said unto them, Get you to the mountain, lest the pursuers H6293 you; and hide yourselves there three days, until the pursuers be returned: and afterward may ye go your way.


And it went down from Janohah to Ataroth, and to Naarath, and came to Jericho, and went out at Jordan.