Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2131

KJV Translation Count — 11x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: smell (8), touch (1), quick understanding (1), accept (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. (Hiphil) to smell, scent, perceive odour, accept
a. of horse
b. of delight (metaph)

Strong's Definitions

ruwach, roo'-akh; a primitive root; properly, to blow, i.e. breathe; only (literally) to smell or (by implication, perceive (figuratively, to anticipate, enjoy): — accept, smell, X touch, make of quick understanding.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the LORD H7306ed a sweet savour; and the LORD said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground any more for man's sake; for the imagination of man's heart is evil from his youth; neither will I again smite any more every thing living, as I have done.


And he came near, and kissed him: and he H7306ed the H7306 of his raiment, and blessed him, and said, See, the H7306 of my son is as the H7306 of a field which the LORD hath blessed:


Whosoever shall make like unto that, to H7306 thereto, shall even be cut off from his people.


And I will make your cities waste, and bring your sanctuaries unto desolation, and I will not H7306 the savour of your sweet odours.


And there ye shall serve gods, the work of men's hands, wood and stone, which neither see, nor hear, nor eat, nor H7306.


Now there were men lying in wait, abiding with her in the chamber. And she said unto him, The Philistines be upon thee, Samson. And he brake the withs, as a thread of tow is broken when it H7306eth the fire. So his strength was not known.


Now therefore, I pray thee, let my lord the king hear the words of his servant. If the LORD have stirred thee up against me, let him H7306 an offering: but if they be the children of men, cursed be they before the LORD; for they have driven me out this day from abiding in the inheritance of the LORD, saying, Go, serve other gods.


He saith among the trumpets, Ha, ha; and he H7306eth the battle afar off, the thunder of the captains, and the shouting.


They have ears, but they hear not: noses have they, but they H7306 not:


And shall make him of H7306 H7306 in the fear of the LORD: and he shall not judge after the sight of his eyes, neither reprove after the hearing of his ears:


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