Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from an unused root meaning to cover

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 710a

KJV Translation Count — 7x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: haven (2), shore (2), coast (2), side (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. seashore, coast, shore

Strong's Definitions

chowph, khofe; from an unused root meaning to cover; a cove (as a sheltered bay): — coast (of the sea), haven, shore, (sea-) side.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Zebulun shall dwell at the H2348 of the sea; and he shall be for an H2348 of ships; and his border shall be unto Zidon.


Turn you, and take your journey, and go to the mount of the Amorites, and unto all the places nigh thereunto, in the plain, in the hills, and in the vale, and in the south, and by the sea H2348, to the land of the Canaanites, and unto Lebanon, unto the great river, the river Euphrates.


And it came to pass, when all the kings which were on this H2348 Jordan, in the hills, and in the valleys, and in all the H2348s of the great sea over against Lebanon, the Hittite, and the Amorite, the Canaanite, the Perizzite, the Hivite, and the Jebusite, heard thereof;


Gilead abode beyond Jordan: and why did Dan remain in ships? Asher continued on the sea H2348, and abode in his breaches.


How can it be quiet, seeing the LORD hath given it a charge against Ashkelon, and against the sea H2348? there hath he appointed it.


Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; Behold, I will stretch out mine hand upon the Philistines, and I will cut off the Cherethims, and destroy the remnant of the sea H2348.