Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2453

KJV Translation Count — 41x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: rest (16), quiet (16), quietness (4), still (2), appeaseth (1), idleness (1), settled (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to be quiet, be tranquil, be at peace, be quiet, rest, lie still, be undisturbed
a. (Qal)
1. to be quiet, be undisturbed
a. to be at peace (of land)
2. to be quiet, be inactive
b. (Hiphil)
1. to show quietness
a. quietness, display of quietness (subst)
2. to quiet, be quiet
3. to cause quietness, pacify, allay

Strong's Definitions

shaqat, shaw-kat'; a primitive root; to repose (usually figurative): — appease, idleness, (at, be at, be in, give) quiet(-ness), (be at, be in, give, have, take) rest, settle, be still.

Concordance Results Using KJV

So Joshua took the whole land, according to all that the LORD said unto Moses; and Joshua gave it for an inheritance unto Israel according to their divisions by their tribes. And the land H8252ed from war.


And the name of Hebron before was Kirjatharba; which Arba was a great man among the Anakims. And the land had H8252 from war.


And the land had H8252 forty years. And Othniel the son of Kenaz died.


So Moab was subdued that day under the hand of Israel. And the land had H8252 fourscore years.


So let all thine enemies perish, O LORD: but let them that love him be as the sun when he goeth forth in his might. And the land had H8252 forty years.


Thus was Midian subdued before the children of Israel, so that they lifted up their heads no more. And the country was in H8252ness forty years in the days of Gideon.


Then the five men departed, and came to Laish, and saw the people that were therein, how they dwelt careless, after the manner of the Zidonians, H8252 and secure; and there was no magistrate in the land, that might put them to shame in any thing; and they were far from the Zidonians, and had no business with any man.


And they took the things which Micah had made, and the priest which he had, and came unto Laish, unto a people that were at H8252 and secure: and they smote them with the edge of the sword, and burnt the city with fire.


Then said she, Sit H8252, my daughter, until thou know how the matter will fall: for the man will not be in H8252, until he have finished the thing this day.


And all the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was in H8252: and they slew Athaliah with the sword beside the king's house.