שׂעור שׂער שׂעורה שׂערה 


s`orah; seh-o-raw' or s`owrah sehAoAraw'( fem. meaning the plant) and (masc. meaning the grain); also s`or sehAore' or s`owr



Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 8175 in the sense of roughness

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2274f

KJV Translation Count — 34x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: barley (34)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. barley
a. barley (of the plant)
b. barley (of the meal or grain)

Strong's Definitions

s`orah, seh-o-raw'; or snowrah, seh-o-raw' (feminine meaning the plant); and (masculine meaning the grain); also sor, seh-ore'; or sowr, seh-ore'; from 8175 in the sense of roughness; barley (as villose): — barley.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the flax and the H8184 was smitten: for the H8184 was in the ear, and the flax was bolled.


And if a man shall sanctify unto the LORD some part of a field of his possession, then thy estimation shall be according to the seed thereof: an homer of H8184 seed shall be valued at fifty shekels of silver.


Then shall the man bring his wife unto the priest, and he shall bring her offering for her, the tenth part of an ephah of H8184 meal; he shall pour no oil upon it, nor put frankincense thereon; for it is an offering of jealousy, an offering of memorial, bringing iniquity to remembrance.


A land of wheat, and H8184, and vines, and fig trees, and pomegranates; a land of oil olive, and honey;


And when Gideon was come, behold, there was a man that told a dream unto his fellow, and said, Behold, I dreamed a dream, and, lo, a cake of H8184 bread tumbled into the host of Midian, and came unto a tent, and smote it that it fell, and overturned it, that the tent lay along.


So Naomi returned, and Ruth the Moabitess, her daughter in law, with her, which returned out of the country of Moab: and they came to Bethlehem in the beginning of H8184 harvest.


So she gleaned in the field until even, and beat out that she had gleaned: and it was about an ephah of H8184.


So she kept fast by the maidens of Boaz to glean unto the end of H8184 harvest and of wheat harvest; and dwelt with her mother in law.


And now is not Boaz of our kindred, with whose maidens thou wast? Behold, he winnoweth H8184 to night in the threshingfloor.


Also he said, Bring the vail that thou hast upon thee, and hold it. And when she held it, he measured six measures of H8184, and laid it on her: and she went into the city.