Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2427

KJV Translation Count — 9x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: clovenfooted (3), cleave (2), rent (2), cleft (1), stayed (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to divide, cleave, part, split
a. (Qal) cleaving, cleft (participle)
b. (Piel) to tear in two, cleave in two

Strong's Definitions

shaca`, shaw-sah'; a primitive root; to split or tear; figuratively, to upbraid: — cleave, (be) cloven ((footed)), rend, stay.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And he shall H8156 it with the wings thereof, but shall not divide it asunder: and the priest shall burn it upon the altar, upon the wood that is upon the fire: it is a burnt sacrifice, an offering made by fire, of a sweet savour unto the LORD.


Whatsoever parteth the hoof, and is H8156, and cheweth the cud, among the beasts, that shall ye eat.


And the swine, though he divide the hoof, and be H8156, yet he cheweth not the cud; he is unclean to you.


The carcases of every beast which divideth the hoof, and is not H8156, nor cheweth the cud, are unclean unto you: every one that toucheth them shall be unclean.


And every beast that parteth the hoof, and H8156th the H8156 into two claws, and cheweth the cud among the beasts, that ye shall eat.


Nevertheless these ye shall not eat of them that chew the cud, or of them that divide the cloven hoof; as the camel, and the hare, and the coney: for they chew the cud, but divide not the hoof; therefore they are unclean unto you.


And the Spirit of the LORD came mightily upon him, and he H8156 him as he would have H8156 a kid, and he had nothing in his hand: but he told not his father or his mother what he had done.


So David H8156 his servants with these words, and suffered them not to rise against Saul. But Saul rose up out of the cave, and went on his way.