Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 7997

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2400a

KJV Translation Count — 73x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: spoil (63), prey (10)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. prey, plunder, spoil, booty
a. prey
b. booty, spoil, plunder (of war)
c. plunder (private)
d. gain (meaning dubious)

Strong's Definitions

shalal, shaw-lawl'; from 7997; booty: — prey, spoil.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Benjamin shall ravin as a wolf: in the morning he shall devour the H7998, and at night he shall divide the H7998.


The enemy said, I will pursue, I will overtake, I will divide the H7998; my lust shall be satisfied upon them; I will draw my sword, my hand shall destroy them.


And they took all the H7998, and all the H7998, both of men and of beasts.


And they brought the captives, and the H7998, and the H7998, unto Moses, and Eleazar the priest, and unto the congregation of the children of Israel, unto the camp at the plains of Moab, which are by Jordan near Jericho.


Only the cattle we took for a H7998 unto ourselves, and the H7998 of the cities which we took.


But all the cattle, and the H7998 of the cities, we took for a H7998 to ourselves.


And thou shalt gather all the H7998 of it into the midst of the street thereof, and shalt burn with fire the city, and all the H7998 thereof every whit, for the LORD thy God: and it shall be an heap for ever; it shall not be built again.


But the women, and the little ones, and the cattle, and all that is in the city, even all the H7998 thereof, shalt thou take unto thyself; and thou shalt eat the H7998 of thine enemies, which the LORD thy God hath given thee.


When I saw among the H7998s a goodly Babylonish garment, and two hundred shekels of silver, and a wedge of gold of fifty shekels weight, then I coveted them, and took them; and, behold, they are hid in the earth in the midst of my tent, and the silver under it.


And thou shalt do to Ai and her king as thou didst unto Jericho and her king: only the H7998 thereof, and the cattle thereof, shall ye take for a H7998 unto yourselves: lay thee an ambush for the city behind it.