Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2394

KJV Translation Count — 847x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: send (566), go (73), (send, put, ...) forth (54), send away (48), lay (14), send out (12), put (10), put away (7), cast out (7), stretch out (5), cast (5), set (5), put out (4), depart (4), soweth (3), loose (3), misc (22)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to send, send away, let go, stretch out
a. (Qal)
1. to send
2. to stretch out, extend, direct
3. to send away
4. to let loose
b. (Niphal) to be sent
c. (Piel)
1. to send off or away or out or forth, dismiss, give over, cast out
2. to let go, set free
3. to shoot forth (of branches)
4. to let down
5. to shoot
d. (Pual) to be sent off, be put away, be divorced, be impelled
e. (Hiphil) to send

Strong's Definitions

shalach, shaw-lakh'; a primitive root; to send away, for, or out (in a great variety of applications): — X any wise, appoint, bring (on the way), cast (away, out), conduct, X earnestly, forsake, give (up), grow long, lay, leave, let depart (down, go, loose), push away, put (away, forth, in, out), reach forth, send (away, forth, out), set, shoot (forth, out), sow, spread, stretch forth (out).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the LORD H7971d said, Behold, the man is become as one of us, to know H7971od and evil: and now, lest he H7971 H7971 his hand, and take also of the tree of life, and eat, and live for ever:


Therefore the LORD H7971d sent him H7971 from the garden of Eden, to till the ground from whence he was taken.


And he sent H7971 a raven, which went H7971 to and fro, until the waters were dried up from off the earth.


Also he sent H7971 a dove from him, to see if the waters were abated from off the face of the ground;


But the dove found no rest for the sole of her foot, and she returned unto him into the ark, for the waters were on the face of the whole earth: then he H7971 H7971 his hand, and took her, and pulled her in unto him into the ark.


And he stayed yet other seven days; and again he sent H7971 the dove H7971 of the ark;


And he stayed yet other seven days; and sent H7971 the dove; which returned not again unto him any more.


And Pharaoh commanded his men concerning him: and they sent him H7971, and his wife, and all that he had.


And the men rose up from thence, and looked toward Sodom: and Abraham went with them to bring them on the way.


But the men H7971 H7971 their hand, and pulled Lot into the house to them, and shut to the door.