Parts of Speech

adv (with restrictive force)

Root Word (Etymology)

the same as 7534 as a noun

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2218a

KJV Translation Count — 16x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: only, surely, nothing but, except, but, in any wise

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. only, altogether, surely
a. only
b. only, nought but, altogether (in limitation)
c. save, except (after a negative)
d. only, altogether, surely (with an affirmative)
e. if only, provided only (prefixed for emphasis)
f. only, exclusively (for emphasis)

Strong's Definitions

raq, rak; the same as 7534 as a noun; properly, leanness, i.e. (figuratively) limitation; only adverbial, merely, or conjunctional, although: — but, even, except, howbeit howsoever, at the least, nevertheless, nothing but, notwithstanding, only, save, so (that), surely, yet (so), in any wise.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And GOD saw that the wickedness of man was great H7535 the earth, and that every imagH7535ation of the thoughts of his heart was H7535 evil contH7535ually.


And Abraham said, Because I thought, H7535 the fear of God is not H7535 this place; and they will slay me for my wife's sake.


That thou wilt do us no hurt, as we have not touched thee, and as we have done unto thee H7535 H7535 good, and have sent thee away H7535 peace: thou art now the blessed of the LORD.


And Joseph made it a law over the land of Egypt unto this day, that Pharaoh should have the fifth part; H7535 the land of the priests H7535, which became not Pharaoh's.


And Moses said, Behold, I go out from thee, and I will H7535treat the LORD that the swarms of flies may depart from Pharaoh, from his servants, and from his people, to morrow: H7535 let not Pharaoh deal deceitfully H7535 more H7535 not lettH7535g the people go to sacrifice to the LORD.


And ye, H7535 H7535 H7535 keep yourselves from the accursed thH7535g, lest ye make yourselves accursed, when ye take of the accursed thH7535g, and make the camp of Israel a curse, and trouble it.


H7535 that the generations of the children of Israel might know, to teach them war, at the least such as before knew H7535 thereof;


And the old man said, Peace be with thee; howsoever let all thy wants lie upon me; H7535 lodge not H7535 the street.


There was H7535 H7535 the ark save the two tables of stone, which Moses put there at Horeb, when the LORD made a covenant with the children of Israel, when they came out of the land of Egypt.


Nevertheless thou shalt not build the house; H7535 thy son that shall come forth out of thy loH7535s, he shall build the house unto my name.