Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2311

KJV Translation Count — 47x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: (carry, take away, ...) captive (37), (take, drive, ...) away (8), take (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to take captive
a. (Qal)
1. to take captive
2. captive (participle)
3. to lead captive
b. (Niphal) to be taken captive

Strong's Definitions

shabah, shaw-baw'; a primitive root; to transport into captivity: — (bring away, carry, carry away, lead, lead away, take) captive(-s), drive (take) away.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And when Abram heard that his brother was H7617n H7617, he armed his trained servants, born in his own house, three hundred and eighteen, and pursued them unto Dan.


And Laban said to Jacob, What hast thou done, that thou hast stolen H7617 unawares to me, and carried H7617 my daughters, as H7617s H7617n with the sword?


And all their wealth, and all their little ones, and their wives took they H7617, and spoiled even all that was in the house.


If a man deliver unto his neighbour an ass, or an ox, or a sheep, or any beast, to keep; and it die, or be hurt, or driven H7617, no man seeing it:


And when king Arad the Canaanite, which dwelt in the south, heard tell that Israel came by the way of the spies; then he fought against Israel, and took some of them prisoners.


Nevertheless the Kenite shall be wasted, until Asshur shall carry thee H7617 H7617.


And the children of Israel took all the women of Midian H7617s, and their little ones, and took the spoil of all their cattle, and all their flocks, and all their goods.


When thou goest forth to war against thine enemies, and the LORD thy God hath delivered them into thine hands, and thou hast H7617n them H7617,


Awake, awake, Deborah: awake, awake, utter a song: arise, Barak, and lead thy captivity H7617, thou son of Abinoam.


And had H7617n the women H7617s, that were therein: they slew not any, either great or small, but carried them H7617, and went on their way.