Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 168

KJV Translation Count — 63x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: curse (62), bitterly (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to curse
a. (Qal)
1. to curse
2. cursed be he (participle used as in curses)
b. (Niphal) to be cursed, cursed
c. (Piel) to curse, lay under a curse, put a curse on
d. (Hophal) to be made a curse, be cursed
Noah Cursing Canaan

Strong's Definitions

'arar, aw-rar'; a primitive root; to execrate: — X bitterly curse.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the LORD God said unto the serpent, Because thou hast done this, thou art H779d above all cattle, and above every beast of the field; upon thy belly shalt thou go, and dust shalt thou eat all the days of thy life:


And unto Adam he said, Because thou hast hearkened unto the voice of thy wife, and hast eaten of the tree, of which I commanded thee, saying, Thou shalt not eat of it: H779d is the ground for thy sake; in sorrow shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy life;


And now art thou H779d from the earth, which hath opened her mouth to receive thy brother's blood from thy hand;


And he called his name Noah, saying, This same shall comfort us concerning our work and toil of our hands, because of the ground which the LORD hath H779d.


And he said, H779d be Canaan; a servant of servants shall he be unto his brethren.


And I will bless them that bless thee, and H779 him that H779th thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed.


Let people serve thee, and nations bow down to thee: be lord over thy brethren, and let thy mother's sons bow down to thee: H779d be every one that H779th thee, and blessed be he that blesseth thee.


H779d be their anger, for it was fierce; and their wrath, for it was cruel: I will divide them in Jacob, and scatter them in Israel.


Thou shalt not revile the gods, nor H779 the ruler of thy people.


And the priest shall set the woman before the LORD, and uncover the woman's head, and put the offering of memorial in her hands, which is the jealousy offering: and the priest shall have in his hand the bitter water that causeth the H779: