Parts of Speech

TWOT number 2151

Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

KJV Translation Count — 58x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: ...far (36), ...off (9), ...away (7), remove (5), good way (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to be or become far, be or become distant, be removed, go far away
a. (Qal) to be far, be distant
b. (Piel) to send far away, extend
c. (Hiphil)
1. to make or exhibit distance, be gone far
2. to remove, put far away
2. (Niphal) loose
v inf (as adv)
3. at a distance

Strong's Definitions

rachaq, raw-khak'; a primitive root; to widen (in any direction), i.e. (intransitively) recede or (transitively) remove (literally or figuratively, of place or relation): — (a-, be, cast, drive, get, go, keep (self), put, remove, be too, (wander), withdraw) far (away, off), loose, X refrain, very, (be) a good way (off).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And she went, and sat her down over against him a H7368 H7368 H7368, as it were a bowshot: for she said, Let me not see the death of the child. And she sat over against him, and lift up her voice, and wept.


And when they were gone out of the city, and not yet H7368 H7368, Joseph said unto his steward, Up, follow after the men; and when thou dost overtake them, say unto them, Wherefore have ye rewarded evil for H7368?


And Pharaoh said, I will let you go, that ye may sacrifice to the LORD your God in the wilderness; only ye shall not go very H7368 H7368: intreat for me.


Keep thee H7368 from a false matter; and the innocent and righteous slay thou not: for I will not justify the wicked.


And Moses took the tabernacle, and pitched it without the camp, aH7368 H7368 from the camp, and called it the Tabernacle of the congregation. And it came to pass, that every one which sought the LORD went out unto the tabernacle of the congregation, which was without the camp.


If the place which the LORD thy God hath chosen to put his name there be too H7368 from thee, then thou shalt kill of thy herd and of thy flock, which the LORD hath given thee, as I have commanded thee, and thou shalt eat in thy gates whatsoever thy soul lusteth after.


And if the H7368 be too long for thee, so that thou art not able to carry it; or if the place be too H7368 from thee, which the LORD thy God shall choose to set his name there, when the LORD thy God hath blessed thee:


That the waters which came down from above stood and rose up upon an heap very H7368 from the city Adam, that is beside Zaretan: and those that came down toward the sea of the plain, even the salt sea, failed, and were cut H7368: and the people passed over right against Jericho.


And he commanded them, saying, Behold, ye shall lie in wait against the city, even behind the city: go not very H7368 from the city, but be ye all ready:


And when they were a H7368 H7368 from the house of Micah, the men that were in the houses near to Micah's house were gathered together, and overtook the children of Dan.