Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2541

KJV Translation Count — 69x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: blow (46), fasten (5), strike (4), pitch (3), thrust (2), clap (2), sounded (2), cast (1), misc (4)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to blow, clap, strike, sound, thrust, give a blow, blast
a. (Qal)
1. to thrust, drive (of weapon)
2. to give a blast, give a blow
3. to strike or clap hands
b. (Niphal)
1. to be blown, blast (of horn)
2. to strike or pledge oneself

Strong's Definitions

taqa`, taw-kah'; a primitive root; to clatter, i.e. slap (the hands together), clang (an instrument); by analogy, to drive (a nail or tent-pin, a dart, etc.); by implication, to become bondsman by handclasping): — blow ((a trumpet)), cast, clap, fasten, pitch (tent), smite, sound, strike, X suretiship, thrust.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Then Laban overtook Jacob. Now Jacob had H8628ed his tent in the mount: and Laban with his brethren H8628ed in the mount of Gilead.


And the LORD turned a mighty strong west wind, which took away the locusts, and H8628 them into the Red sea; there remained not one locust in all the coasts of Egypt.


And when they shall H8628 with them, all the assembly shall assemble themselves to thee at the door of the tabernacle of the congregation.


And if they H8628 but with one trumpet, then the princes, which are heads of the thousands of Israel, shall gather themselves unto thee.


When ye H8628 an alarm, then the camps that lie on the east parts shall go forward.


When ye H8628 an alarm the second time, then the camps that lie on the south side shall take their journey: they shall H8628 an alarm for their journeys.


But when the congregation is to be gathered together, ye shall H8628, but ye shall not sound an alarm.


And the sons of Aaron, the priests, shall H8628 with the trumpets; and they shall be to you for an ordinance for ever throughout your generations.


Also in the day of your gladness, and in your solemn days, and in the beginnings of your months, ye shall H8628 with the trumpets over your burnt offerings, and over the sacrifices of your peace offerings; that they may be to you for a memorial before your God: I am the LORD your God.


And seven priests shall bear before the ark seven trumpets of rams' horns: and the seventh day ye shall compass the city seven times, and the priests shall H8628 with the trumpets.