Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2460

KJV Translation Count — 6x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: run to and fro (1), longing (1), ranging (1), appetite (1), run (1), justle one against another (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to run, run about, rush, run to and fro, be eager or greedy or thirsty
a. (Qal) roving, ranging, longing, rush out upon (participle)
b. (Hithpalpel) to rush to and fro, rush back and forth

Strong's Definitions

shaqaq, shaw-kak'; a primitive root; to course (like a beast of prey); by implication, to seek greedily: — have appetite, justle one against another, long, range, run (to and fro).

Concordance Results Using KJV

For he satisfieth the H8264 soul, H8264 filleth the hungry soul with goodness.


As a roaring lion, H8264 a H8264 bear; so is a wicked ruler over the poor people.


It shall even be as when an hungry man dreameth, H8264, behold, he eateth; but he awaketh, H8264 his soul is empty: or as when a thirsty man dreameth, H8264, behold, he drinketh; but he awaketh, H8264, behold, he is faint, H8264 his soul hath H8264: so shall the multitude of all the nations be, that fight H8264 mount Zion.


H8264 your spoil shall be gathered like the gathering of the caterpiller: as the H8264ning H8264 H8264 H8264 of locusts shall he H8264 upon them.


They shall H8264 H8264 H8264 H8264 in the city; they shall H8264 upon the wall, they shall climb up upon the houses; they shall enter in at the windows like a thief.


The chariots shall rage in the streets, they shall H8264 H8264 H8264 H8264 in the broad ways: they shall seem like H8264rches, they shall H8264 like the lightnings.