Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2401c

KJV Translation Count — 116x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: pay (19), peace (11), recompense (11), reward (10), render (9), restore (8), repay (7), perform (7), good (6), end (4), requite (4), restitution (4), finished (3), again (3), amends (1), full (1), misc (8)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to be in a covenant of peace, be at peace
a. (Qal)
1. to be at peace
2. peaceful one (participle)
b. (Pual) one in covenant of peace (participle)
c. (Hiphil)
1. to make peace with
2. to cause to be at peace
d. (Hophal) to live in peace
2. to be complete, be sound
a. (Qal)
1. to be complete, be finished, be ended
2. to be sound, be uninjured
b. (Piel)
1. to complete, finish
2. to make safe
3. to make whole or good, restore, make compensation
4. to make good, pay
5. to requite, recompense, reward
c. (Pual)
1. to be performed
2. to be repaid, be requited
d. (Hiphil)
1. to complete, perform
2. to make an end of

Strong's Definitions

shalam, shaw-lam'; a primitive root; to be safe (in mind, body or estate); figuratively, to be (causatively, make) completed; by implication, to be friendly; by extension, to reciprocate (in various applications): — make amends, (make an) end, finish, full, give again, make good, (re-) pay (again), (make) (to) (be at) peace(able), that is perfect, perform, (make) prosper(-ous), recompense, render, requite, make restitution, restore, reward, X surely.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And when they were gone out of the city, and not yet far off, Joseph said unto his steward, Up, follow after the men; and when thou dost overtake them, say unto them, Wherefore have ye H7999ed evil for H7999?


The owner of the pit shall make it H7999, and give money unto the owner of them; and the dead beast shall be his.


Or if it be known that the ox hath used to push in time past, and his owner hath not kept him in; he shall surely H7999 ox for ox; and the dead shall be his own.


If a man shall steal an ox, or a sheep, and kill it, or sell it; he shall H7999 five oxen for an ox, and four sheep for a sheep.


If the sun be risen upon him, there shall be blood shed for him; for he should make H7999 H7999; if he have nothing, then he shall be sold for his theft.


If the theft be certainly found in his hand alive, whether it be ox, or ass, or sheep; he shall H7999 double.


If a man shall cause a field or vineyard to be eaten, and shall put in his beast, and shall feed in another man's field; of the best of his own field, and of the best of his own vineyard, shall he make H7999.


If fire break out, and catch in thorns, so that the stacks of corn, or the standing corn, or the field, be consumed therewith; he that kindled the fire shall surely make H7999.


If a man shall deliver unto his neighbour money or stuff to keep, and it be stolen out of the man's house; if the thief be found, let him H7999 double.


For all manner of trespass, whether it be for ox, for ass, for sheep, for raiment, or for any manner of lost thing, which another challengeth to be his, the cause of both parties shall come before the judges; and whom the judges shall condemn, he shall H7999 double unto his neighbour.