Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

apparently a primary word

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 7:394

KJV Translation Count — 7x

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

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. shadow
a. shade caused by the interception of light
b. an image cast by an object and representing the form of that object
c. a sketch, outline, adumbration

Strong's Definitions

skee'-ah; apparently a primary word; "shade" or a shadow (literal or figurative [darkness of error or an adumbration]): — shadow.

Concordance Results Using KJV

The people which sat in darkness saw great light; and to them which sat in the region and G4639 of death light is sprung up.


But when it is sown, it groweth up, and becometh greater than all herbs, and shooteth out great branches; so that the fowls of the air may lodge under the G4639 of it.


To give light to them that sit in darkness and in the G4639 of death, to guide our feet into the way of peace.


Insomuch that they brought forth the sick into the streets, and laid them on beds and couches, that at the least the G4639 of Peter passing by might overG4639 some of them.


Which are a G4639 of things to come; but the body is of Christ.


Who serve unto the example and G4639 of heavenly things, as Moses was admonished of God when he was about to make the tabernacle: for, See, saith he, that thou make all things according to the pattern shewed to thee in the mount.


For the law having a G4639 of good things to come, and not the very image of the things, can never with those sacrifices which they offered year by year continually make the comers thereunto perfect.