Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from an unused root (meaning to collect as water)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 18a

KJV Translation Count — 9x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: pools (4), ponds (2), standing (2), reeds (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. pool, troubled pool
a. troubled or muddy (gloomy) pools, marshes
b. any pool, pond
c. swamp reeds, reeds, rush(es)

Strong's Definitions

'agam, ag-am'; from an unused root (meaning to collect as water); a marsh; hence a rush (as growing in swamps); hence a stockade of reeds: — pond, pool, standing (water).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the LORD spake unto Moses, Say unto Aaron, Take thy rod, and stretch out thine hand upon the waters of Egypt, upon their streams, upon their rivers, and upon their H98, and upon all their H98 of water, that they may become blood; and that there may be blood throughout all the land of Egypt, both in vessels of wood, and in vessels of stone.


And the LORD spake unto Moses, Say unto Aaron, Stretch forth thine hand with thy rod over the streams, over the rivers, and over the H98, and cause frogs to come up upon the land of Egypt.


He turneth the wilderness into a H98 water, and dry ground into watersprings.


Which turned the rock into a H98 water, the flint into a fountain of waters.


I will also make it a possession for the bittern, and H98 of water: and I will sweep it with the besom of destruction, saith the LORD of hosts.


And the parched ground shall become a pool, and the thirsty land springs of water: in the habitation of dragons, where each lay, shall be grass with H98 and rushes.


I will open rivers in high places, and fountains in the midst of the valleys: I will make the wilderness a pool of water, and the dry land springs of water.


I will make waste mountains and hills, and dry up all their herbs; and I will make the rivers islands, and I will dry up the H98.


And that the passages are stopped, and the H98 they have burned with fire, and the men of war are affrighted.