Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 1288

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 285c

KJV Translation Count — 17x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: pool (16), fishpools (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. pool, pond

Strong's Definitions

brekah, ber-ay-kaw'; from 1288; a reservoir (at which camels kneel as a resting-place): — (fish-) pool.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Joab the son of Zeruiah, and the servants of David, went out, and met together by the H1295 of Gibeon: and they sat down, the one on the one side of the H1295, and the other on the other side of the H1295.


And David commanded his young men, and they slew them, and cut off their hands and their feet, and hanged them up over the H1295 in Hebron. But they took the head of Ishbosheth, and buried it in the sepulchre of Abner in Hebron.


And one washed the chariot in the H1295 of Samaria; and the dogs licked up his blood; and they washed his armour; according unto the word of the LORD which he spake.


And the king of Assyria sent Tartan and Rabsaris and Rabshakeh from Lachish to king Hezekiah with a great host against Jerusalem. And they went up and came to Jerusalem. And when they were come up, they came and stood by the conduit of the upper H1295, which is in the highway of the fuller's field.


And the rest of the acts of Hezekiah, and all his might, and how he made a H1295, and a conduit, and brought water into the city, are they not written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Judah?


Then I went on to the gate of the fountain, and to the king's H1295: but there was no place for the beast that was under me to pass.


But the gate of the fountain repaired Shallun the son of Colhozeh, the ruler of part of Mizpah; he built it, and covered it, and set up the doors thereof, the locks thereof, and the bars thereof, and the wall of the H1295 of Siloah by the king's garden, and unto the stairs that go down from the city of David.


After him repaired Nehemiah the son of Azbuk, the ruler of the half part of Bethzur, unto the place over against the sepulchres of David, and to the H1295 that was made, and unto the house of the mighty.


I made me H1295s of water, to water therewith the wood that bringeth forth trees:


Thy neck is as a tower of ivory; thine eyes like the H1295 in Heshbon, by the gate of Bathrabbim: thy nose is as the tower of Lebanon which looketh toward Damascus.