Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1895

KJV Translation Count — 11x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: distress (5), oppressor (2), sore (1), press (1), straiten (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. (Hiphil) to constrain, press, bring into straits, straiten, oppress

Strong's Definitions

tsuwq, tsook; a primitive root; to compress, i.e. (figuratively) oppress, distress: — constrain, distress, lie sore, (op) press(-or), straiten.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And thou shalt eat the fruit of thine own body, the flesh of thy sons and of thy daughters, which the LORD thy God hath given thee, in the siege, and in the straitness, wherewith thine enemies shall H6693 thee:


So that he will not give to any of them of the flesh of his children whom he shall eat: because he hath nothing left him in the siege, and in the straitness, wherewith thine enemies shall H6693 thee in all thy gates.


And toward her young one that cometh out from between her feet, and toward her children which she shall bear: for she shall eat them for want of all things secretly in the siege and straitness, wherewith thine enemy shall H6693 thee in thy gates.


And she wept before him the seven days, while their feast lasted: and it came to pass on the seventh day, that he told her, because she lay H6693 upon him: and she told the riddle to the children of her people.


And it came to pass, when she H6693ed him daily with her words, and urged him, so that his soul was vexed unto death;


For I am full of matter, the spirit within me constraineth me.


Yet I will H6693 Ariel, and there shall be heaviness and sorrow: and it shall be unto me as Ariel.


And the multitude of all the nations that fight against Ariel, even all that fight against her and her munition, and that H6693 her, shall be as a dream of a night vision.


And forgettest the LORD thy maker, that hath stretched forth the heavens, and laid the foundations of the earth; and hast feared continually every day because of the fury of the H6693, as if he were ready to destroy? and where is the fury of the H6693?


And I will cause them to eat the flesh of their sons and the flesh of their daughters, and they shall eat every one the flesh of his friend in the siege and straitness, wherewith their enemies, and they that seek their lives, shall H6693 them.