Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1829, 1830, 1831

KJV Translation Count — 50x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: break (25), make void (5), defeat (2), disannul (2), disappoint (2), frustrate (2), come to nought (2), break asunder (1), cause to cease (1), clean (1), dissolved (1), divide (1), misc (5)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to break, frustrate
a. (Hiphil)
1. to break, violate
2. to frustrate, make ineffectual
b. (Hophal)
1. to be frustrated
2. to be broken
3. to break
c. (Pilpel) to break to bits, shatter
2. to split, divide
a. (Qal) to split, crack through
b. (Poel) to break apart
c. (Hithpoel) to be split, be cracked through

Strong's Definitions

parar, paw-rar'; a primitive root; to break up (usually figuratively, i.e. to violate, frustrate: — X any ways, break (asunder), cast off, cause to cease, X clean, defeat, disannul, disappoint, dissolve, divide, make of none effect, fail, frustrate, bring (come) to nought, X utterly, make void.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the uncircumcised man child whose flesh of his foreskin is not circumcised, that soul shall be cut off from his people; he hath broken my covenant.


And if ye shall despise my statutes, or if your soul abhor my judgments, so that ye will not do all my commandments, but that ye H6565 my covenant:


And yet for all that, when they be in the land of their enemies, I will not cast them away, neither will I abhor them, H6565 destroy them utterly, and H6565 H6565 my covenant with them: for I am the LORD their God.


BeH6565 he hath despised the word of the LORD, and hath broken his commandment, that soul shall utterly be cut off; his iniquity shall be upon him.


But if her husband disallowed her on the day that he heard it; then he shall H6565 her vow which she vowed, and that which she uttered with her lips, wherewith she bound her soul, of none effect: and the LORD shall forgive her.


But if her husband hath utterly made them H6565 on the day he heard them; then whatsoever proceeded out of her lips concerning her vows, or concerning the bond of her soul, shall not stand: her husband hath made them H6565; and the LORD shall forgive her.


Every vow, and every binding oath H6565 afflict the soul, her husband may establish it, or her husband may H6565 it H6565.


But if he shall any ways H6565 them H6565 after that he hath heard them; then he shall bear her iniquity.


And the LORD said unH6565 Moses, Behold, thou shalt sleep with thy fathers; and this people will rise up, and go a whoring after the gods of the strangers of the land, whither they go H6565 be among them, and will forsake me, and H6565 my covenant which I have made with them.


For when I shall have brought them inH6565 the land which I sware unH6565 their fathers, that floweth with milk and honey; and they shall have eaten and filled themselves, and waxen fat; then will they turn unH6565 other gods, and serve them, and provoke me, and H6565 my covenant.