Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1853

KJV Translation Count — 28x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: entice (10), deceive (8), persuade (4), flatter (2), allure (1), enlarge (1), silly one (1), silly (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to be spacious, be open, be wide
a. (Qal) to be spacious or open or wide
b. (Hiphil) to make spacious, make open
2. to be simple, entice, deceive, persuade
a. (Qal)
1. to be open-minded, be simple, be naive
2. to be enticed, be deceived
b. (Niphal) to be deceived, be gullible
c. (Piel)
1. to persuade, seduce
2. to deceive
d. (Pual)
1. to be persuaded
2. to be deceived

Strong's Definitions

pathah, paw-thaw'; a primitive root; to open, i.e. be (causatively, make) roomy; usually figuratively (in a mental or moral sense) to be (causatively, make) simple or (in a sinister way) delude: — allure, deceive, enlarge, entice, flatter, persuade, silly (one).

Concordance Results Using KJV

God shall H6601 Japheth, and he shall dwell in the tents of Shem; and Canaan shall be his servant.


And if a man H6601 a maid that is not betrothed, and lie with her, he shall surely endow her to be his wife.


Take heed to yourselves, that your heart be not H6601d, and ye turn aside, and serve other gods, and worship them;


And it came to pass on the seventh day, that they said unto Samson's wife, H6601 thy husband, that he may declare unto us the riddle, lest we burn thee and thy father's house with fire: have ye called us to take that we have? is it not so?


And the lords of the Philistines came up unto her, and said unto her, H6601 him, and see wherein his great strength lieth, and by what means we may prevail against him, that we may bind him to afflict him: and we will give thee every H6601 of us eleven hundred pieces of silver.


Thou knowest Abner the son of Ner, that he came to H6601 thee, and to know thy going out and thy coming in, and to know all that thou doest.


And the LORD said, Who shall H6601 Ahab, that he may go up and fall at Ramothgilead? And H6601 said on this manner, and another said on that manner.


And there came forth a spirit, and stood before the LORD, and said, I will H6601 him.


And the LORD said unto him, Wherewith? And he said, I will go forth, and I will be a lying spirit in the mouth of all his prophets. And he said, Thou shalt H6601 him, and prevail also: go forth, and do so.


And the LORD said, Who shall H6601 Ahab king of Israel, that he may go up and fall at Ramothgilead? And H6601 spake saying after this manner, and another saying after that manner.