Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 8317

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2467a

KJV Translation Count — 15x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: creeping thing (11), creep (2), creature (1), move (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. teeming or swarming things, creepers, swarmers
a. of insects, animals, small reptiles, quadrupeds

Strong's Definitions

sherets, sheh'-rets; from 8317; a swarm, i.e. active mass of minute animals: — creep(-ing thing), move(-ing creature).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And God said, Let the waters bring forth abundantly the moving H8318 that hath life, and fowl that may fly above the earth in the open firmament of heaven.


And all flesh died that H8318d upon the earth, both of fowl, and of cattle, and of beast, and of every H8318 H8318 that H8318eth upon the earth, and every man:


Or if a soul touch any unclean H8318, whether it be a carcase of an unclean beast, or a carcase of unclean cattle, or the carcase of unclean H8318 H8318s, and if it be hidden from him; he also shall be unclean, and guilty.


And all that have not fins and scales in the seas, and in the rivers, of all that H8318 in the waters, and of any living H8318 which is in the waters, they shall be an abomination unto you:


All fowls that H8318, going upon all four, shall be an abomination unto you.


Yet these may ye eat of every flying H8318 H8318 that goeth upon all four, which have legs above their feet, to leap withal upon the earth;


But all other flying H8318 H8318s, which have four feet, shall be an abomination unto you.


These also shall be unclean unto you among the H8318 H8318s that H8318 upon the earth; the weasel, and the mouse, and the tortoise after his kind,


These are unclean to you among all that H8318: whosoever doth touch them, when they be dead, shall be unclean until the even.


And every H8318 H8318 that H8318eth upon the earth shall be an abomination; it shall not be eaten.