Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 8266

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2461a

KJV Translation Count — 113x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: lie (28), lying (21), false (20), falsehood (13), falsely (13), vain (5), wrongfully (4), deceitful (2), deceit (1), liar (1), misc (5)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. lie, deception, disappointment, falsehood
a. deception (what deceives or disappoints or betrays one)
b. deceit, fraud, wrong
1. fraudulently, wrongfully (as adverb)
c. falsehood (injurious in testimony)
1. testify falsehood, false oath, swear falsely
d. falsity (of false or self-deceived prophets)
e. lie, falsehood (in general)
1. false tongue
f. in vain

Strong's Definitions

sheqer, sheh'-ker; from 8266; an untruth; by implication, a sham (often adverbial): — without a cause, deceit(ful), false(-hood, -ly), feignedly, liar, + lie, lying, vain (thing), wrongfully.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Let there more work be laid upon the men, that they may labour therein; and let them not regard H8267 words.


Thou shalt not bear H8267 witness against thy neighbour.


Keep thee far from a H8267 matter; and the innocent and righteous slay thou not: for I will not justify the wicked.


Or have found that which was lost, and H8267th concerning it, and sweareth H8267ly; in any of all these that a man doeth, sinning therein:


Or all that about which he hath sworn H8267ly; he shall even restore it in the principal, and shall add the fifth part more thereto, and give it unto him to whom it appertaineth, in the day of his trespass offering.


And ye shall not swear by my name H8267ly, neither shalt thou profane the name of thy God: I am the LORD.


And the judges shall make diligent inquisition: and, behold, if the witness be a H8267 witness, and hath testified H8267ly against his brother;


Now David had said, Surely in H8267 have I kept all that this fellow hath in the wilderness, so that nothing was missed of all that pertained unto him: and he hath requited me evil for good.


Otherwise I should have wrought H8267hood against mine own life: for there is no matter hid from the king, and thou thyself wouldest have set thyself against me.


And the LORD said unto him, Wherewith? And he said, I will go forth, and I will be a H8267 spirit in the mouth of all his prophets. And he said, Thou shalt persuade him, and prevail also: go forth, and do so.