רפה רפא 


rapha'; raw-faw' or raphah



Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2196

KJV Translation Count — 67x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: heal (57), physician (5), cure (1), repaired (1), misc (3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to heal, make healthful
a. (Qal) to heal
1. of God
2. healer, physician (of men)
3. of hurts of nations involving restored favour (fig)
4. of individual distresses (fig)
b. (Niphal) to be healed
1. literal (of persons)
2. of water, pottery
3. of national hurts (fig)
4. of personal distress (fig)
c. (Piel) to heal
1. literal
2. of national defects or hurts (fig)
d. (Hithpael) in order to get healed (infinitive)

Strong's Definitions

rapha', raw-faw'; or raphah, raw-faw'; a primitive root; properly, to mend (by stitching), i.e. (figuratively) to cure: — cure, (cause to) heal, physician, repair, X thoroughly, make whole. See 7503.

Concordance Results Using KJV

So Abraham prayed unto God: and God H7495ed Abimelech, and his wife, and his maidservants; and they bare children.


And Joseph commanded his servants the H7495s to embalm his father: and the H7495s embalmed Israel.


And said, If thou wilt diligently hearken to the voice of the LORD thy God, and wilt do that which is right in his sight, and wilt give ear to his commandments, and keep all his statutes, I will put none of these diseases upon thee, which I have brought upon the Egyptians: for I am the LORD that H7495eth thee.


If he rise again, and walk abroad upon his staff, then shall he that smote him be quit: only he shall pay for the loss of his time, and shall cause him to be thoroughly H7495ed.


The flesh also, in which, even in the skin thereof, was a boil, and is H7495ed,


But if the scall be in his sight at a stay, and that there is black hair grown up therein; the scall is H7495ed, he is clean: and the priest shall pronounce him clean.


And the priest shall go forth out of the camp; and the priest shall look, and, behold, if the plague of leprosy be H7495ed in the leper;


And if the priest shall come in, and look upon it, and, behold, the plague hath not spread in the house, after the house was plaistered: then the priest shall pronounce the house clean, because the plague is H7495ed.


And Moses cried unto the LORD, saying, H7495 her now, O God, I beseech thee.


The LORD will smite thee with the botch of Egypt, and with the emerods, and with the scab, and with the itch, whereof thou canst not be H7495ed.