Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2398

KJV Translation Count — 125x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: cast (77), cast out (15), cast away (11), cast down (11), cast forth (4), cast off (2), adventured (1), hurl (1), misc (3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to throw, cast, hurl, fling
a. (Hiphil)
1. to throw, cast, throw away, cast off, shed, cast down
2. to cast (lots) (fig)
b. (Hophal)
1. to be thrown, be cast
2. to be cast forth or out
3. to be cast down
4. to be cast (metaph)

Strong's Definitions

shalak, shaw-lak; a primitive root; to throw out, down or away (literally or figuratively): — adventure, cast (away, down, forth, off, out), hurl, pluck, throw.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the water was spent in the bottle, and she H7993 the child under one of the shrubs.


Come now therefore, and let us slay him, and H7993 him into some pit, and we will say, Some evil beast hath devoured him: and we shall see what will become of his dreams.


And Reuben said unto them, Shed no blood, but H7993 him into this pit that is in the wilderness, and lay no hand upon him; that he might rid him H7993 of their hands, to deliver him to his father again.


And they took him, and H7993 him into a pit: and the pit was empty, there was no water in it.


And Pharaoh charged all his people, saying, Every son that is born ye shall H7993 into the river, and every daughter ye shall save alive.


And he said, H7993 it on the ground. And he H7993 it on the ground, and it became a serpent; and Moses fled from before it.


When Pharaoh shall speak unto you, saying, Shew a miracle for you: then thou shalt say unto Aaron, Take thy rod, and H7993 it before Pharaoh, and it shall become a serpent.


And Moses and Aaron went in unto Pharaoh, and they did so as the LORD had commanded: and Aaron H7993 H7993 his rod before Pharaoh, and before his servants, and it became a serpent.


For they H7993 H7993 every man his rod, and they became serpents: but Aaron's rod swallowed up their rods.


And he cried unto the LORD; and the LORD shewed him a tree, which when he had H7993 into the waters, the waters were made sweet: there he made for them a statute and an ordinance, and there he proved them,