שׁכח שׁכח 


shakach; shaw-kakh' or shakeach



Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2383

KJV Translation Count — 102x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: forget (61), forgotten (40), at all (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to forget, ignore, wither
a. (Qal)
1. to forget
2. to cease to care
b. (Niphal) to be forgotten
c. (Piel) to cause to forget
d. (Hiphil) to make or cause to forget
e. (Hithpael) to be forgotten

Strong's Definitions

shakach, shaw-kakh'; or shakeach, shaw-kay'akh; a primitive root; to mislay, i.e. to be oblivious of, from want of memory or attention: — X at all, (cause to) forget.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Until thy brother's anger turn away from thee, and he H7911 thH7911 which thou hast done to him: then I will send, and fetch thee from thence: why should I be deprived also of you both in one day?


Yet did not the chief butler remember Joseph, but forgH7911 him.


And there shH7911 arise after them seven years of famine; and H7911 the plenty shH7911 be H7911 in the land of Egypt; and the famine shH7911 consume the land;


Only take heed to thyself, and keep thy soul diligently, lest thou H7911 the things which thine eyes have seen, and lest they depart from thy heart H7911 the days of thy life: but teach them thy sons, and thy sons' sons;


Take heed unto yourselves, lest ye H7911 the covenant of the LORD your God, which he made with you, and make you a graven image, or the likeness of any thing, which the LORD thy God hH7911h forbidden thee.


(For the LORD thy God is a merciful God;) he will not forsake thee, neither destroy thee, nor H7911 the covenant of thy fH7911hers which he sware unto them.


Then beware lest thou H7911 the LORD, which brought thee forth out of the land of Egypt, from the house of bondage.


Beware thH7911 thou H7911 not the LORD thy God, in not keeping his commandments, and his judgments, and his stH7911utes, which I command thee this day:


Then thine heart be lifted up, and thou H7911 the LORD thy God, which brought thee forth out of the land of Egypt, from the house of bondage;


And it shH7911 be, if thou do H7911 H7911 H7911 the LORD thy God, and walk after other gods, and serve them, and worship them, I testify against you this day thH7911 ye shH7911 surely perish.


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