Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root [compare 2245]

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 588

KJV Translation Count — 33x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: hide (31), held (1), secretly (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to withdraw, hide
a. (Niphal) to hide oneself
b. (Pual) to be forced into hiding
c. (Hiphil) to hide
d. (Hophal) to be hidden
e. (Hithpael)
1. to hide oneself, draw back
2. to draw together, thicken, harden

Strong's Definitions

chaba', khaw-baw'; a primitive root (compare 2245); to secrete: — X held, hide (self), do secretly.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And they heard the voice of the LORD God walking in the garden in the cool of the day: and Adam and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the LORD God amongst the trees of the garden.


And he said, I heard thy voice in the garden, and I was afraid, because I was naked; and I hid myself.


Wherefore didst thou flee away H2244, and steal away from me; and didst not tell me, that I might have sent thee away with mirth, and with songs, with tabret, and with harp?


And the city shall be accursed, even it, and all that are therein, to the LORD: only Rahab the harlot shall live, she and all that are with her in the house, because she hid the messengers that we sent.


And Joshua saved Rahab the harlot alive, and her father's household, and all that she had; and she dwelleth in Israel even unto this day; because she hid the messengers, which Joshua sent to spy out Jericho.


But these five kings fled, and hid themselves in a cave at Makkedah.


And it was told Joshua, saying, The five kings are found hid in a cave at Makkedah.


And it came to pass at the time of the going down of the sun, that Joshua commanded, and they took them down off the trees, and cast them into the cave wherein they had been hid, and laid great stones in the cave's mouth, which remain until this very day.


And he went unto his father's house at Ophrah, and slew his brethren the sons of Jerubbaal, being threescore and ten persons, upon one stone: notwithstanding yet Jotham the youngest son of Jerubbaal was left; for he hid himself.


Therefore they inquired of the LORD further, if the man should yet come thither. And the LORD answered, Behold, he hath hid himself among the stuff.