Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: number 2342, number 2343

KJV Translation Count — 21x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: laid (3), equal (3), like (2), compared (2), profit (2), set (1), misc (8)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to agree with, be or become like, level, resemble
a. (Qal)
1. to be like
2. equivalent (participle)
3. to set, place
4. setting (participle)
b. (Piel) to level, smooth, still
c. (Hiphil) to make like
d. (Nithpael) to be alike
2. (Piel) to set, place

Strong's Definitions

shavah, shaw-vaw'; a primitive root; properly, to level, i.e. equalize; figuratively, to resemble; by implication, to adjust (i.e. counterbalance, be suitable, compose, place, yield, etc.): — avail, behave, bring forth, compare, countervail, (be, make) equal, lay, be (make, a-) like, make plain, profit, reckon.

Concordance Results Using KJV

He maketh my feet H7737 hinds' feet: and H7737teth me upon my high places.


And Haman said unto king Ahasuerus, There is a certain people scattered abroad and dispersed among the people in all the provinces of thy kingdom; and their laws are diverse from all people; neither keep they the king's laws: therefore it is not for the king's H7737 to suffer them.


Yet all this availeth me nothing, so long as I see Mordecai the Jew sitting at the king's gate.


For we are sold, I and my people, to be destroyed, to be slain, and to perish. But if we had been sold for bondmen and bondwomen, I had held my tongue, although the enemy could not countervail the king's damage.


He looketh upon men, and if any say, I have sinned, and perverted that which was right, and it H7737ed me not;


I have H7737 the LORD always before me: because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved.


He maketh my feet H7737 hinds' feet, and H7737teth me upon my high places.


His glory is great in thy salvation: honour and majesty hast thou H7737 upon him.


Then thou spakest in vision to thy holy one, and saidst, I have H7737 help upon one that is mighty; I have exalted one chosen out of the people.


I have chosen the way of truth: thy judgments have I H7737 before me.


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