Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2183

KJV Translation Count — 11x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: ..hunger (5), hungry (4), suffer famish (1), famished (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to be hungry, be voracious
a. (Qal) to be hungry
b. (Hiphil) to allow one to be hungry, allow to hunger

Strong's Definitions

ra`eb, raw-abe'; a primitive root; to hunger: — (suffer to) famish, (be, have, suffer, suffer to) hunger(-ry).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And when all the land of Egypt was H7456ed, the people cried to Pharaoh for bread: and Pharaoh said unto all the Egyptians, Go unto Joseph; what he saith to you, do.


And he humbled thee, and H7456ed thee to H7456, and fed thee with manna, which thou knewest not, neither did thy fathers know; that he might make thee know that man doth not live by bread only, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of the LORD doth man live.


The young lions do lack, and H7456 H7456: but they that seek the LORD shall not want any good thing.


If I were H7456, I would not tell thee: for the world is mine, and the fulness thereof.


Men do not despise a thief, if he steal to satisfy his soul when he is H7456;


The LORD will not H7456 the soul of the righteous to H7456: but he casteth away the substance of the wicked.


Slothfulness casteth into a deep sleep; and an idle soul shall H7456 H7456.


And they shall pass through it, hardly bestead and H7456: and it shall come to pass, that when they shall be H7456, they shall fret themselves, and curse their king and their God, and look upward.


They shall not H7456 nor thirst; neither shall the heat nor sun smite them: for he that hath mercy on them shall lead them, even by the springs of water shall he guide them.


Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD, Behold, my servants shall eat, but ye shall be H7456: behold, my servants shall drink, but ye shall be thirsty: behold, my servants shall rejoice, but ye shall be ashamed: