Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

of uncertain derivation

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 289a

KJV Translation Count — 20x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: fir tree (13), fir (7)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. cypress, fir, juniper, pine
a. a noble tree (lit.)
b. of stateliness (fig.)
c. material for temple

Strong's Definitions

browsh, ber-osh'; of uncertain derivation; a cypress (?) tree; hence, a lance or a musical instrument (as made of that wood): — fir (tree).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And David and all the house of Israel played before the LORD on all manner of instruments made of H1265 wood, even on harps, and on psalteries, and on timbrels, and on cornets, and on cymbals.


And Hiram sent to Solomon, saying, I have considered the things which thou sentest to me for: and I will do all thy desire concerning timber of cedar, and concerning timber of H1265.


So Hiram gave Solomon cedar H1265s and H1265 H1265s according to all his desire.


And he built the walls of the house within with boards of cedar, both the floor of the house, and the walls of the cieling: and he covered them on the inside with wood, and covered the floor of the house with planks of H1265.


And the two doors were of H1265 H1265: the two leaves of the one door were folding, and the two leaves of the other door were folding.


(Now Hiram the king of Tyre had furnished Solomon with cedar H1265s and H1265 H1265s, and with gold, according to all his desire,) that then king Solomon gave Hiram twenty cities in the land of Galilee.


By thy messengers thou hast reproached the Lord, and hast said, With the multitude of my chariots I am come up to the height of the mountains, to the sides of Lebanon, and will cut down the tall cedar H1265s thereof, and the choice H1265 H1265s thereof: and I will enter into the lodgings of his borders, and into the forest of his Carmel.


Send me also cedar H1265s, H1265 H1265s, and algum H1265s, out of Lebanon: for I know that thy servants can skill to cut timber in Lebanon; and, behold, my servants shall be with thy servants,


And the greater house he cieled with H1265 H1265, which he overlaid with fine gold, and set thereon palm H1265s and chains.


Where the birds make their nests: as for the stork, the H1265 H1265s are her house.