Parts of Speech

n n

Root Word (Etymology)

from a primary kar (the hair of the head)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 3:669

KJV Translation Count — 11x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: horn (11)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a horn
a. of animals
b. since animals (esp. bulls) defend themselves with their horns, the horn with the Hebrews (and other nations) is a symbol of strength and courage, and used as such in a variety of phrases
1. a mighty and valiant helper, the author of deliverance, of the Messiah
c. a projecting extremity in a shape like a horn, a point, apex: as of an altar
(g2769) κεράτιον, — ker-at'-ee-on; neuter of a presumed derivative of (2768) (κέρας); something horned, i.e. (special) the pod of the carob-tree: — husk.

Strong's Definitions

ker'-as; from a primary κάρ (the hair of the head); a horn (literal or figurative): — horn.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And hath raised up an G2768 of salvation for us in the house of his servant David;


And I beheld, and, lo, in the midst of the throne and of the four beasts, and in the midst of the elders, stood a Lamb as it had been slain, having seven G2768s and seven eyes, which are the seven Spirits of God sent forth into all the earth.


And the sixth angel sounded, and I heard a voice from the four G2768s of the golden altar which is before God,


And there appeared another wonder in heaven; and behold a great red dragon, having seven heads and ten G2768s, and seven crowns upon his heads.


And I stood upon the sand of the sea, and saw a beast rise up out of the sea, having seven heads and ten G2768s, and upon his G2768s ten crowns, and upon his heads the name of blasphemy.


And I beheld another beast coming up out of the earth; and he had two G2768s like a lamb, and he spake as a dragon.


So he carried me away in the spirit into the wilderness: and I saw a woman sit upon a scarlet coloured beast, full of names of blasphemy, having seven heads and ten G2768s.


And the angel said unto me, Wherefore didst thou marvel? I will tell thee the mystery of the woman, and of the beast that carrieth her, which hath the seven heads and ten G2768s.


And the ten G2768s which thou sawest are ten kings, which have received no kingdom as yet; but receive power as kings one hour with the beast.


And the ten G2768s which thou sawest upon the beast, these shall hate the whore, and shall make her desolate and naked, and shall eat her flesh, and burn her with fire.