Parts of Speech

proper noun location

Root Word (Etymology)

from the same as 1375

KJV Translation Count — 19x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Geba (13), Gibeah (4), Gaba (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

aba or Geba or Gibeah = "hill"
1. a city in Benjamin, modern 'Jeba', which stands on the top of a steep terraced hill, six miles or ten kilometres north east of Jerusalem and three miles or five kilometres from Gibeah, on the edge of the Wadi Suweinit looking northward to the opposite village of ancient Michmash, modern 'Mukhmas'

Strong's Definitions

Geba`, gheh'-bah; from the same as 1375, a hillock; Geba, a place in Palestine: — Gaba, Geba, Gibeah.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Chepharhaammonai, and Ophni, and H1387; twelve cities with their villages:


And out of the tribe of Benjamin, Gibeon with her suburbs, H1387 with her suburbs,


And we will take ten men of an hundred throughout all the tribes of Israel, and an hundred of a thousand, and a thousand out of ten thousand, to fetch victual for the people, that they may do, when they come to H1387 of Benjamin, according to all the folly that they have wrought in Israel.


And all the men of Israel rose up out of their place, and put themselves in array at Baaltamar: and the liers in wait of Israel came forth out of their places, even out of the meadows of H1387.


And Jonathan smote the garrison of the Philistines that was in H1387, and the Philistines heard of it. And Saul blew the trumpet throughout all the land, saying, Let the Hebrews hear.


And Saul, and Jonathan his son, and the people that were present with them, abode in H1387 of Benjamin: but the Philistines encamped in Michmash.


The forefront of the one was situate northward over against Michmash, and the other southward over against H1387.


And David did so, as the LORD had commanded him; and smote the Philistines from H1387 until thou come to Gazer.


Then king Asa made a proclamation throughout all Judah; none was exempted: and they took away the stones of Ramah, and the timber thereof, wherewith Baasha had builded; and king Asa built with them H1387 of Benjamin, and Mizpah.


And he brought all the priests out of the cities of Judah, and defiled the high places where the priests had burned incense, from H1387 to Beersheba, and brake down the high places of the gates that were in the entering in of the gate of Joshua the governor of the city, which were on a man's left hand at the gate of the city.