חבל חבל 


chebel; kheh'-bel or chebel



Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 2254

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 592b, 595a

KJV Translation Count — 60x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: sorrows (10), cord (16), line (7), coast (4), portion (4), region (3), lot (3), ropes (3), company (2), pangs (2), bands (1), country (1), destruction (1), pain (1), snare (1), tacklings (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a cord, rope, territory, band, company
a. a rope, cord
b. a measuring-cord or line
c. a measured portion, lot, part, region
d. a band or company
2. pain, sorrow, travail, pang
a. pains of travail
b. pains, pangs, sorrows
3. union
4. destruction

Strong's Definitions

chebel, kheh'-bel; or chebel, khay'-bel; from 2254; a rope (as twisted), especially a measuring line; by implication, a district or inheritance (as measured); or a noose (as of cords); figuratively, a company (as if tied together); also a throe (especially of parturition); also ruin: — band, coast, company, cord, country, destruction, line, lot, pain, pang, portion, region, rope, snare, sorrow, tackling.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And we took all his cities at that time, there was not a city which we took not from them, threescore cities, all the H2256 of Argob, the kingdom of Og in Bashan.


And the rest of Gilead, and all Bashan, being the kingdom of Og, gave I unto the half tribe of Manasseh; all the H2256 of Argob, with all Bashan, which was called the land of giants.


Jair the son of Manasseh took all the H2256 of Argob unto the H2256s of Geshuri and Maachathi; and called them after his own name, Bashanhavothjair, unto this day.


For the LORD'S H2256 is his people; Jacob is the H2256 of his inheritance.


Then she let them down by a H2256 through the window: for her house was upon the town wall, and she dwelt upon the wall.


And there fell ten H2256s to Manasseh, beside the land of Gilead and Bashan, which were on the other side Jordan;


And the children of Joseph spake unto Joshua, saying, Why hast thou given me but one H2256 and one H2256 to inherit, seeing I am a great people, forasmuch as the LORD hath blessed me hitherto?


Out of the H2256 of the children of Judah was the inheritance of the children of Simeon: for the part of the children of Judah was too much for them: therefore the children of Simeon had their inheritance within the inheritance of them.


And then the H2256 turneth to Ramah, and to the strong city Tyre; and the H2256 turneth to Hosah; and the outgoings thereof are at the sea from the H2256 to Achzib:


After that thou shalt come to the hill of God, where is the garrison of the Philistines: and it shall come to pass, when thou art come thither to the city, that thou shalt meet a H2256 of prophets coming down from the high place with a psaltery, and a tabret, and a pipe, and a harp, before them; and they shall prophesy: