Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2408

KJV Translation Count — 9x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: release (2), throw down (2), shake (1), stumble (1), discontinue (1), overthrown (1), let rest (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to release, let drop or loose or rest or fall
a. (Qal) to let drop or fall
b. (Niphal) to be made to fall down, be thrown down
c. (Hiphil)
1. to cause to let drop
2. to release, let drop

Strong's Definitions

shamat, shaw-mat'; a primitive root; to fling down; incipiently to jostle; figuratively, to let alone, desist, remit: — discontinue, overthrow, release, let rest, shake, stumble, throw down.

Concordance Results Using KJV

But the seventh year thou shalt H8058 it H8058 and lie still; that the poor of thy people may eat: and what they leave the beasts of the field shall eat. In like manner thou shalt deal with thy vineyard, and with thy oliveyard.


And this is the manner of the H8058: Every creditor that lendeth ought unto his neighbour shall H8058 it; he shall not exact it of his neighbour, or of his brother; because it is called the LORD'S H8058.


Of a foreigner thou mayest exact it again: but that which is thine with thy brother thine hand shall H8058;


And when they came to Nachon's threshingfloor, Uzzah put forth his hand to the ark of God, and took hold of it; for the oxen shook it.


And he said, H8058 her H8058. So they threw her H8058: and some of her blood was sprinkled on the wall, and on the horses: and he trode her under foot.


And when they came unto the threshingfloor of Chidon, Uzza put forth his hand to hold the ark; for the oxen H8058d.


When their judges are H8058 in stony places, they shall hear my words; for they are sweet.


And thou, even thyself, shalt H8058 from thine heritage that I gave thee; and I will cause thee to serve thine enemies in the land which thou knowest not: for ye have kindled a fire in mine anger, which shall burn for ever.