Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: number 2305, number 2306

KJV Translation Count — 14x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: swallow up (6), snuff up (2), pant (2), earnestly desire (1), desire (1), devour (1), hast (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to gasp, pant, pant after, long for, breathe heavily
a. (Qal)
1. to gasp, pant after, snuff up
2. to gasp or pant (with desire), pant after, be eager for
3. to thirst for one's blood (from actions of animals) (fig)
2. to crush, trample, trample upon
a. (Qal) to trample upon, crush

Strong's Definitions

sha'aph, shaw-af'; a primitive root; to inhale eagerly; figuratively, to cover; by implication, to be angry; also to hasten: — desire (earnestly), devour, haste, pant, snuff up, swallow up.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Whose harvest the hungry eateth H7602, and taketh it even out of the thorns, and the robber H7602eth H7602 their substance.


As a servant H7602 H7602th the shadow, and as an hireling looketh for the reward of his work:


H7602 not the night, when people are cut off in their place.


{To the chief Musician H7602on Jonathelemrechokim, Michtam of David, when the Philistines took him in Gath.} Be merciful unto me, O God: for man would H7602 me H7602; he fighting daily oppresseth me.


Mine enemies would daily H7602 me H7602: for they be many that fight against me, O thou most High.


He shall send from heaven, and save me from the reproach of him that would H7602 me H7602. Selah. God shall send forth his mercy and his truth.


I opened my mouth, and H7602ed: for I longed for thy commandments.


The sun also ariseth, and the sun goeth down, and H7602eth to his place where he arose.


I have long time holden my peace; I have been still, and refrained myself: now will I cry like a travailing woman; I will destroy and H7602 at once.


A wild ass used to the wilderness, that H7602eth H7602 the wind at her pleasure; in her occasion who can turn her away? all they that seek her will not weary themselves; in her month they shall find her.


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