shlet (Aramaic);



Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

corresponding to 7980

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 3034

KJV Translation Count — 7x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: ...ruler (4), have power, have mastery, rule (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to have power, rule, domineer, rule over
a. (P'al) have power upon or over, rule, fall upon, assault, be ruler
b. (Aphel) make ruler

Strong's Definitions

shlet, shel-ate'; (Aramaic) corresponding to 7980: — have the mastery, have power, bear rule, be (make) ruler.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And wheresoever the children of men dwell, the beasts of the field and the fowls of the heaven hath he given into thine hand, and hath made thee H7981 over them all. Thou art this head of gold.


And after thee shall arise another kingdom inferior to thee, and another third kingdom of brass, which shall bear H7981 over all the earth.


Then the king made Daniel a great man, and gave him many great gifts, and made him H7981 over the whole province of Babylon, and chief of the governors over all the wise men of Babylon.


And the princes, governors, and captains, and the king's counsellers, being gathered together, saw these men, upon whose bodies the fire had no H7981, nor was an hair of their head singed, neither were their coats changed, nor the smell of fire had passed on them.


The king cried aloud to bring in the astrologers, the Chaldeans, and the soothsayers. And the king spake, and said to the wise men of Babylon, Whosoever shall read this writing, and shew me the interpretation thereof, shall be clothed with scarlet, and H7981 a chain of gold about his neck, and shall be the third H7981 in the kingdom.


And I H7981 heard of thee, that thou canst make interpretations, and dissolve doubts: now if thou canst read the writing, and make known to me the interpretation thereof, thou shalt be clothed with scarlet, and H7981 a chain of gold about thy neck, and shalt be the third H7981 in the kingdom.


And the king commanded, and they brought those men which had accused Daniel, and they cast them into the den of lions, them, their children, and their wives; and the lions had the H7981 of them, and brake all their bones in pieces or ever they came at the bottom of the den.