Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 246

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 59a

KJV Translation Count — 14x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: girdle(s) (14)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. waist-cloth, the innermost piece of clothing
a. of God's power over kings (fig.)
b. of faithfulness (metaph)
2. waistband

Strong's Definitions

'ezowr, ay-zore'; from 246; something girt; a belt, also a band: — girdle.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And they answered him, He was an hairy man, and girt with a H232 of leather about his loins. And he said, It is Elijah the Tishbite.


He looseth the bond of kings, and girdeth their loins with a H232.


None shall be weary nor stumble among them; none shall slumber nor sleep; neither shall the H232 of their loins be loosed, nor the latchet of their shoes be broken:


And righteousness shall be the H232 of his loins, and faithfulness the H232 of his reins.


Thus saith the LORD unto me, Go and get thee a linen H232, and put it upon thy loins, and put it not in water.


So I got a H232 according to the word of the LORD, and put it on my loins.


Take the H232 that thou hast got, which is upon thy loins, and arise, go to Euphrates, and hide it there in a hole of the rock.


And it came to pass after many days, that the LORD said unto me, Arise, go to Euphrates, and take the H232 from thence, which I commanded thee to hide there.


Then I went to Euphrates, and digged, and took the H232 from the place where I had hid it: and, behold, the H232 was marred, it was profitable for nothing.


This evil people, which refuse to hear my words, which walk in the imagination of their heart, and walk after other gods, to serve them, and to worship them, shall even be as this H232, which is good for nothing.