Parts of Speech

n pr loc

Root Word (Etymology)

the same as 205

KJV Translation Count — 3x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Aven (3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

ven = "vanity"
1. a name used contemptuously for the following places of idolatrous worship
a. a city in Egypt, possibly On (Ezekiel 30:17)
b. Bethel with its calf worship (Hosea 10:8)
c. A town or region in Syria (Amos 1:5)

Strong's Definitions

'Aven, aw'-ven; the same as 205; idolatry; Aven, the contemptuous synonym of three places, one in Coele-Syria, one in Egypt (On), and one in Palestine (Bethel): — Aven. See also 204, 1007.

Concordance Results Using KJV

The young men of H206 and of Pibeseth shall fall by the sword: and these cities shall go into captivity.


The high places also of H206, the sin of Israel, shall be destroyed: the thorn and the thistle shall come up on their altars; and they shall say to the mountains, Cover us; and to the hills, Fall on us.


I will break also the bar of Damascus, and cut off the inhabitant from the plain of H206, and him that holdeth the sceptre from the house of Eden: and the people of Syria shall go into captivity unto Kir, saith the LORD.