Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

probably of foreign origin

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 6:993

KJV Translation Count — 7x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: sword (7)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a large sword
2. properly a long Thracian javelin, also a kind of long sword wont to be worn on the right shoulder

Strong's Definitions

hrom-fah'-yah; probably of foreign origin; a sabre, i.e. a long and broad cutlass (any weapon of the kind, literal or figurative): — sword.

Concordance Results Using KJV

(Yea, a G4501 shall pierce through thy own soul also,) that the thoughts of many hearts may be revealed.


And he had in his right hand seven stars: and out of his mouth went a sharp twoedged G4501: and his countenance was as the sun shineth in his strength.


And to the angel of the church in Pergamos write; These things saith he which hath the sharp G4501 with two edges;


Repent; or else I will come unto thee quickly, and will fight against them with the G4501 of my mouth.


And I looked, and behold a pale horse: and his name that sat on him was Death, and Hell followed with him. And power was given unto them over the fourth part of the earth, to kill with G4501, and with hunger, and with death, and with the beasts of the earth.


And out of his mouth goeth a sharp G4501, that with it he should smite the nations: and he shall rule them with a rod of iron: and he treadeth the winepress of the fierceness and wrath of Almighty God.


And the remnant were slain with the G4501 of him that sat upon the horse, which G4501 proceeded out of his mouth: and all the fowls were filled with their flesh.