Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root [identical with 7788 through the idea of going round for inspection]

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2354

KJV Translation Count — 16x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: behold (5), see (4), look (2), observe (2), lay wait (1), regard (1), perceive (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to see, behold, observe, regard
a. (Qal)
1. to behold, observe
2. to regard
3. to watch, watch (stealthily), lie in wait

Strong's Definitions

shuwr, shoor; a primitive root (identical with 7788 through the idea of going round for inspection); to spy out, i.e. (generally) survey, (for evil) lurk for, (for good) care for: — behold, lay wait, look, observe, perceive, regard, see.

Concordance Results Using KJV

For from the top of the rocks I H7789 him, and from the hills I H7789 him: lo, the people shall dwell alone, and shall not be reckoned among the nations.


I shall H7789 him, but not now: I shall H7789 him, but not nigh: there shall come a Star out of Jacob, and a Sceptre shall rise out of Israel, and shall smite the corners of Moab, and destroy all the children of Sheth.


The eye of him that hath H7789n me shall H7789 me no more: thine eyes are upon me, and I am not.


And where is now my hope? as for my hope, who shall H7789 it?


The eye also which saw him shall H7789 him no more; neither shall his place any more H7789 him.


The eye also of the adulterer H7789eth for the twilight, saying, No eye shall H7789 me: and disguiseth his face.


For God speaketh once, yea twice, yet man H7789th it not.


He H7789eth upon men, and if any say, I have sinned, and perverted that which was right, and it profited me not;


When he giveth quietness, who then can make trouble? and when he hideth his face, who then can H7789 him? whether it be done against a nation, or against a man only:


H7789 unto the heavens, and H7789; and H7789 the clouds which are higher than thou.