Parts of Speech

n pr loc

Root Word (Etymology)

of Hebrew origin 1834

KJV Translation Count — 15x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Damascus (15)

Outline of Biblical Usage

amascus = "silent is the sackcloth weaver"
1. one of the most ancient and most important cities of Syria lying in almost lovely and fertile plain at the eastern base of the Antilibanus

Strong's Definitions

dam-as-kos'; of Hebrew origin [Hebrew {1834} (Dammeseq)]; Damascus, a city of Syria: — Damascus.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And desired of him letters to G1154 to the synagogues, that if he found any of this way, whether they were men or women, he might bring them bound unto Jerusalem.


And as he journeyed, he came near G1154: and suddenly there shined round about him a light from heaven:


And Saul arose from the earth; and when his eyes were opened, he saw no man: but they led him by the hand, and brought him into G1154.


And there was a certain disciple at G1154, named Ananias; and to him said the Lord in a vision, Ananias. And he said, Behold, I am here, Lord.


And when he had received meat, he was strengthened. Then was Saul certain days with the disciples which were at G1154.


But Saul increased the more in strength, and confounded the Jews which dwelt at G1154, proving that this is very Christ.


But Barnabas took him, and brought him to the apostles, and declared unto them how he had seen the Lord in the way, and that he had spoken to him, and how he had preached boldly at G1154 in the name of Jesus.


As also the high priest doth bear me witness, and all the estate of the elders: from whom also I received letters unto the brethren, and went to G1154, to bring them which were there bound unto Jerusalem, for to be punished.


And it came to pass, that, as I made my journey, and was come nigh unto G1154 about noon, suddenly there shone from heaven a great light round about me.


And I said, What shall I do, Lord? And the Lord said unto me, Arise, and go into G1154; and there it shall be told thee of all things which are appointed for thee to do.