Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from an unused root apparently meaning to shake

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2097

KJV Translation Count — 598x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: head (349), chief (91), top (73), beginning (14), company (12), captain (10), sum (9), first (6), principal (5), chapiters (4), rulers (2), misc (23)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. head, top, summit, upper part, chief, total, sum, height, front, beginning
a. head (of man, animals)
b. top, tip (of mountain)
c. height (of stars)
d. chief, head (of man, city, nation, place, family, priest)
e. head, front, beginning
f. chief, choicest, best
g. head, division, company, band
h. sum

Strong's Definitions

ro'sh, roshe; from an unused root apparently meaning to shake; the head (as most easily shaken), whether literal or figurative (in many applications, of place, time, rank, itc.): — band, beginning, captain, chapiter, chief(-est place, man, things), company, end, X every (man), excellent, first, forefront, ((be-)) head, height, (on) high(-est part, (priest)), X lead, X poor, principal, ruler, sum, top.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And a river went out of Eden to water the garden; and from thence it was parted, and became into four H7218s.


And I will put enmity between thee and the woman, and between thy seed and her seed; it shall bruise thy H7218, and thou shalt bruise his heel.


And the waters decreased continually until the tenth month: in the tenth month, on the H7218 day of the month, were the H7218s of the mountains seen.


And they said, Go to, let us build us a city and a tower, whose H7218 may reach unto heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we be scattered abroad upon the face of the whole earth.


And he dreamed, and behold a ladder set up on the earth, and the H7218 of it reached to heaven: and behold the angels of God ascending and descending on it.


And Jacob rose up early in the morning, and took the stone that he had put for his pillows, and set it up for a pillar, and poured oil upon the H7218 of it.


Yet within three days shall Pharaoh lift up thine H7218, and restore thee unto thy place: and thou shalt deliver Pharaoh's cup into his hand, after the former manner when thou wast his butler.


When the H7218 baker saw that the interpretation was good, he said unto Joseph, I also was in my dream, and, behold, I had three white baskets on my H7218:


And in the uppermost basket there was of all manner of bakemeats for Pharaoh; and the birds did eat them out of the basket upon my H7218.


Yet within three days shall Pharaoh lift up thy H7218 from off thee, and shall hang thee on a tree; and the birds shall eat thy flesh from off thee.