Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 166

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 32a

KJV Translation Count — 345x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: tabernacle(s) (198), tent(s) (141), dwelling (2), place(s) (2), covering (1), home (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. tent
a. nomad's tent, and thus symbolic of wilderness life, transience
b. dwelling, home, habitation
c. the sacred tent of Jehovah (the tabernacle)

Strong's Definitions

'ohel, o'-hel; from 166; a tent (as clearly conspicuous from a distance): — covering, (dwelling) (place), home, tabernacle, tent.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Adah bare Jabal: he was the father of such as dwell in H168s, and of such as have cattle.


And he drank of the wine, and was drunken; and he was uncovered within his H168.


God shall enlarge Japheth, and he shall dwell in the H168s of Shem; and Canaan shall be his servant.


And he removed from thence unto a mountain on the east of Bethel, and pitched his H168, having Bethel on the west, and Hai on the east: and there he builded an altar unto the LORD, and called upon the name of the LORD.


And he went on his journeys from the south even to Bethel, unto the H168 where his H168 had been at the beginning, between Bethel and Hai;


And Lot also, which went with Abram, had flocks, and herds, and H168s.


And the LORD appeared unto him in the plains of Mamre: and he sat in the H168 door in the heat of the day;


And he lift up his eyes and looked, and, lo, three men stood by him: and when he saw them, he ran to meet them from the H168 door, and bowed himself toward the ground,


And Abraham hastened into the H168 unto Sarah, and said, Make ready quickly three measures of fine meal, knead it, and make cakes upon the hearth.


And they said unto him, Where is Sarah thy wife? And he said, Behold, in the H168.