Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 207

KJV Translation Count — 39x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: trouble (17), haste (4), afraid (3), vexed (3), amazed (2), hasty (2), affrighted (1), dismayed (1), hastily (1), thrust him out (1), rash (1), speedily (1), speedy (1), vex (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to disturb, alarm, terrify, hurry, be disturbed, be anxious, be afraid, be hurried, be nervous
a. (Niphal)
1. to be disturbed, dismayed, terrified, anxious
2. to be in haste, be hasty
b. (Piel)
1. to make haste, act hastily, be hurried, be hastened
2. to dismay, terrify
c. (Pual)
1. to hasten
2. hastened, hastily gained (part.)
d. (Hiphil)
1. to hasten, hurry, make haste
2. to dismay, terrify

Strong's Definitions

bahal, baw-hal'; a primitive root; to tremble inwardly (or palpitate), i.e. (figuratively) be (causative, make) (suddenly) alarmed or agitated; by implication to hasten anxiously: — be (make) affrighted (afraid, amazed, dismayed, rash), (be, get, make) haste(-n, -y, -ily), (give) speedy(-ily), thrust out, trouble, vex.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Joseph said unto his brethren, I am Joseph; doth my father yet live? And his brethren could not answer H926; for they were H926d at his presence.


Then the dukes of Edom shall be H926; the mighty men of Moab, trembling shall take hold upon them; all the inhabitants of Canaan shall melt away.


And when the men of Israel turned again, the men of Benjamin were H926: for they saw that evil was come upon them.


And the woman came unto Saul, and saw that he was sore H926d, and said unto H926, Behold, thine handmaid hath obeyed thy voice, and I have put my life in my hand, and have hearkened unto thy words which thou spakest unto me.


And when Saul's son heard that Abner was dead in Hebron, his hands were feeble, and all the Israelites were H926d.


And Azariah the chief priest, and all the priests, looked upon H926, and, behold, he was leprous in his forehead, and they H926 H926 H926 from thence; yea, H926self H926d also to go H926, because the LORD had smitten H926.


Then they cried with a loud voice in the Jews' speech unto the people of Jerusalem that were on the wall, to affright them, and to H926 them; that they might take the city.


But he sent ambassadors to H926, saying, What have I to do with thee, thou king of Judah? I come not against thee this day, but against the house wherewith I have war: for God commanded me to make H926: forbear thee from meddling with God, who is with me, that he destroy thee not.


Then the people of the land weakened the hands of the people of Judah, and H926d them in building,


And the maiden pleased H926, and she obtained kindness of H926; and he H926 gave her her things for purification, with such things as belonged to her, and seven maidens, which were meet to be given her, H926 of the king's house: and he preferred her and her maids unto the best place of the house of the women.