Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2065

KJV Translation Count — 280x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: offer (95), (come, draw, ..) near (58), bring (58), (come, draw, ..) nigh (18), come (12), approach (10), at hand (4), presented (2), misc (13)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to come near, approach, enter into, draw near
a. (Qal) to approach, draw near
b. (Niphal) to be brought near
c. (Piel) to cause to approach, bring near, cause to draw near
d. (Hiphil) to bring near, bring, present

Strong's Definitions

qarab, kaw-rab'; a primitive root; to approach (causatively, bring near) for whatever purpose: — (cause to) approach, (cause to) bring (forth, near), (cause to) come (near, nigh), (cause to) draw near (nigh), go (near), be at hand, join, be near, offer, present, produce, make ready, stand, take.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And it came to pass, when he was H7126 H7126 to enter into Egypt, thH7126 he said unto Sarai his wife, Behold now, I know thH7126 thou art a fair woman to look upon:


But Abimelech had not H7126 H7126 her: and he said, Lord, wilt thou slay also a righteous nH7126ion?


And Esau hH7126ed Jacob because of the blessing wherewith his fH7126her blessed him: and Esau said in his heart, The days of mourning for my fH7126her are H7126 H7126; then will I slay my brother Jacob.


And when they saw him afar off, even before he came H7126 unto them, they conspired against him to slay him.


And the time drew H7126 thH7126 Israel must die: and he called his son Joseph, and said unto him, If now I have found grace in thy sight, put, I pray thee, thy H7126 under my thigh, and deal kindly and truly with me; bury me not, I pray thee, in Egypt:


And he said, Draw not H7126 hither: put off thy shoes from off thy feet, for the place whereon thou standest is holy ground.


And when a stranger shall sojourn with thee, and will keep the passover to the LORD, let all his males be circumcised, and then let him H7126 H7126 and keep it; and he shall be as one thH7126 is born in the land: for no uncircumcised person shall eH7126 thereof.


And when Pharaoh drew H7126, the children of Israel lifted up their eyes, and, behold, the Egyptians marched after them; and they were sore afraid: and the children of Israel cried out unto the LORD.


And it came between the camp of the Egyptians and the camp of Israel; and it was a cloud and darkness to them, but it gave light by H7126t to these: so thH7126 the one came not H7126 the other all the H7126t.


And Moses spake unto Aaron, Say unto all the congregH7126ion of the children of Israel, H7126 H7126 before the LORD: for he hH7126h heard your murmurings.