Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2454

KJV Translation Count — 22x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: weigh (14), pay (4), throughly (1), receive (1), receiver (1), spend (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to weigh, weigh out, pay out
a. (Qal)
1. to weigh
2. to weigh out (a price)
3. of grief (fig)
b. (Niphal)
1. to be weighed
2. to be weighed out

Strong's Definitions

shaqal, shaw-kal'; a primitive root; to suspend or poise (especially in trade): — pay, receive(-r), spend, X throughly, weigh.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Abraham hearkened unto Ephron; and Abraham H8254ed to Ephron the silver, which he had named in the audience of the sons of Heth, four hundred shekels of silver, current money with the merchant.


If her father utterly refuse to give her unto him, he shall H8254 money according to the dowry of virgins.


And when he polled his head, (for it was at every year's end that he polled it: because the hair was heavy on him, therefore he polled it:) he H8254ed the hair of his head at two hundred shekels after the king's H8254t.


And the man said unto Joab, Though I should H8254 a thousand shekels of silver in mine hand, yet would I not put forth mine hand against the king's son: for in our hearing the king charged thee and Abishai and Ittai, saying, Beware that none touch the young man Absalom.


And as the king passed by, he cried unto the king: and he said, Thy servant went out into the midst of the battle; and, behold, a man turned aside, and brought a man unto me, and said, Keep this man: if by any means he be missing, then shall thy life be for his life, or else thou shalt H8254 a talent of silver.


And H8254ed unto them the silver, and the gold, and the vessels, even the offering of the house of our God, which the king, and his counsellers, and his lords, and all Israel there present, had offered:


I even H8254ed unto their hand six hundred and fifty talents of silver, and silver vessels an hundred talents, and of gold an hundred talents;


Watch ye, and keep them, until ye H8254 them before the chief of the priests and the Levites, and chief of the fathers of Israel, at Jerusalem, in the chambers of the house of the LORD.


Now on the fourth day was the silver and the gold and the vessels H8254ed in the house of our God by the hand of Meremoth the son of Uriah the priest; and with him was Eleazar the son of Phinehas; and with them was Jozabad the son of Jeshua, and Noadiah the son of Binnui, Levites;


If it please the king, let it be written that they may be destroyed: and I will H8254 ten thousand talents of silver to the hands of those that have the charge of the business, to bring it into the king's treasuries.