דּרמשׂק דּוּמשׂק דּמּשׂקo 


Dammeseq; dam-meh'-sek or Duwmeseq dooAmeh'Asek or Darmeseq



Parts of Speech

n pr loc

Root Word (Etymology)

of foreign origin, Greek 1154 damaskov

KJV Translation Count — 45x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Damascus (44), Syriadamascus (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

amascus = "silent is the sackcloth weaver"
1. an ancient trading city, capital of Syria, located in the plain east of Hermon, 130 (205 km) miles northeast of Jerusalem

Strong's Definitions

Dammeseq, dam-meh'-sek; or Duwmeseq, doo-meh'-sek; or Darmeseq, dar-meh'-sek; of foreign origin; Damascus, a city of Syria: — Damascus.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And he divided himself against them, he and his servants, by night, and smote them, and pursued them unto Hobah, which is on the left hand of H1834.


And Abram said, Lord GOD, what wilt thou give me, seeing I go childless, and the steward of my house is this Eliezer of H1834?


And when the Syrians of H1834 came to succour Hadadezer king of Zobah, David slew of the Syrians two and twenty thousand men.


Then David put garrisons in Syria of H1834: and the Syrians became servants to David, and brought gifts. And the LORD preserved David whithersoever he went.


And he gathered men unto him, and became captain over a band, when David slew them of Zobah: and they went to H1834, and dwelt therein, and reigned in H1834.


Then Asa took all the silver and the gold that were left in the treasures of the house of the LORD, and the treasures of the king's house, and delivered them into the hand of his servants: and king Asa sent them to Benhadad, the son of Tabrimon, the son of Hezion, king of Syria, that dwelt at H1834, saying,


And the LORD said unto him, Go, return on thy way to the wilderness of H1834: and when thou comest, anoint Hazael to be king over Syria:


And Benhadad said unto him, The cities, which my father took from thy father, I will restore; and thou shalt make streets for thee in H1834, as my father made in Samaria. Then said Ahab, I will send thee away with this covenant. So he made a covenant with him, and sent him away.


Are not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of H1834, better than all the waters of Israel? may I not wash in them, and be clean? So he turned and went away in a rage.


And Elisha came to H1834; and Benhadad the king of Syria was sick; and it was told him, saying, The man of God is come hither.