Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: number 2307, number 2308

KJV Translation Count — 133x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: leave (75), remain (46), remnant (4), let (3), rest (2), misc (3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to remain, be left over, be left behind
a. (Qal) to remain
b. (Niphal)
1. to be left over, be left alive, survive
a. remainder, remnant (participle)
2. to be left behind
c. (Hiphil)
1. to leave over, spare
2. to leave or keep over
3. to have left
4. to leave (as a gift)

Strong's Definitions

sha'ar, shaw-ar'; a primitive root; properly, to swell up, i.e. be (causatively, make) redundant: — leave, (be) left, let, remain, remnant, reserve, the rest.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And every living substance was destroyed which was upon the face of the ground, both man, and cattle, and the creeping things, and the fowl of the heaven; and they were destroyed from the earth: and Noah only H7604ed alive, and they that were with him in the ark.


And the vale of Siddim was full of slimepits; and the kings of Sodom and Gomorrah fled, and fell there; and they that H7604ed fled to the mountain.


And said, If Esau come to the one company, and smite it, then the other company which is left shall escape.


And he said, My son shall not go down with you; for his brother is dead, and he is left alone: if mischief befall him by the way in the which ye go, then shall ye bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to the grave.


When that year was ended, they came unto him the second year, and said unto him, We will not hide it from my lord, how that our money is spent; my lord also hath our herds of cattle; there is not ought left in the sight of my lord, but our bodies, and our lands:


And Moses said unto Pharaoh, Glory over me: when shall I intreat for thee, and for thy servants, and for thy people, to destroy the frogs from thee and thy houses, that they may H7604 in the river only?


And the frogs shall depart from thee, and from thy houses, and from thy servants, and from thy people; they shall H7604 in the river only.


And the LORD did according to the word of Moses; and he removed the swarms of flies from Pharaoh, from his servants, and from his people; there H7604ed not one.


And they shall cover the face of the earth, that one cannot be able to see the earth: and they shall eat the residue of that which is escaped, which H7604eth unto you from the hail, and shall eat every tree which groweth for you out of the field:


And the LORD said unto Moses, Stretch out thine hand over the land of Egypt for the locusts, that they may come up upon the land of Egypt, and eat every herb of the land, even all that the hail hath left.