שׂי שׂה 


seh; seh or sey



Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

probably from 7582 through the idea of pushing out to graze

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2237

KJV Translation Count — 46x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: sheep (18), cattle (10), lamb (16), ewe (1), lamb 3532 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. one of a flock, lamb, sheep, goat, young sheep, young goat
a. sheep, goat
b. flock (collective)

Strong's Definitions

seh, seh; or sey, say; probably from 7582 through the idea of pushing out to graze; a member of a flock, i.e. a sheep or goat: — (lesser, small) cattle, ewe, goat, lamb, sheep. Compare 2089.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Isaac spake unto Abraham his father, and said, My father: and he said, Here am I, my son. And he said, Behold the fire and the wood: but where is the H7716 for a burnt offering?


And Abraham said, My son, God will provide himself a H7716 for a burnt offering: so they went both of them together.


I will pass through all thy flock to day, removing from thence all the speckled and spotted H7716, and all the brown H7716 among the H7716, and the spotted and speckled among the goats: and of such shall be my hire.


Speak ye unto all the congregation of Israel, saying, In the tenth day of this month they shall take to them every man a H7716, according to the house of their fathers, a H7716 for an house:


And if the household be too little for the H7716, let him and his neighbour next unto his house take it according to the number of the souls; every man according to his eating shall make your count for the H7716.


Your H7716 shall be without blemish, a male of the first year: ye shall take it out from the H7716, or from the goats:


And every firstling of an ass thou shalt redeem with a H7716; and if thou wilt not redeem it, then thou shalt break his neck: and all the firstborn of man among thy children shalt thou redeem.


If a man shall steal an ox, or a H7716, and kill it, or sell it; he shall restore five oxen for an ox, and four H7716 for a H7716.


If the theft be certainly found in his hand alive, whether it be ox, or ass, or H7716; he shall restore double.


For all manner of trespass, whether it be for ox, for ass, for H7716, for raiment, or for any manner of lost thing, which another challengeth to be his, the cause of both parties shall come before the judges; and whom the judges shall condemn, he shall pay double unto his neighbour.