חל חיל 


cheyl; khale or (shortened) chel



Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

a collateral form of 2428

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 623d

KJV Translation Count — 10x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: wall (2), rampart (2), host (2), trench (1), poor (1), bulwark (1), army (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. rampart, fortress, wall
a. rampart
b. fortress

Strong's Definitions

cheyl, khale; or (shortened) chel, khale; a collateral form of 2428; an army; also (by analogy,) an intrenchment: — army, bulwark, host, + poor, rampart, trench, wall.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And they came and besieged him in Abel of Bethmaachah, and they cast up a bank against the city, and it stood in the H2426: and all the people that were with Joab battered the H2426, to throw it down.


And of Jezebel also spake the LORD, saying, The dogs shall eat Jezebel by the H2426 of Jezreel.


And the king of Assyria sent Tartan and Rabsaris and Rabshakeh from Lachish to king Hezekiah with a great H2426 against Jerusalem. And they went up and came to Jerusalem. And when they were come up, they came and stood by the conduit of the upper pool, which is in the highway of the fuller's field.


He croucheth, and humbleth himself, that the H2426 may fall by his strong ones.


Peace be within thy H2426s, and prosperity within thy palaces.


In that day shall this song be sung in the land of Judah; We have a strong city; salvation will God appoint for H2426s and H2426s.


And the king of Assyria sent Rabshakeh from Lachish to Jerusalem unto king Hezekiah with a great H2426. And he stood by the conduit of the upper pool in the highway of the fuller's field.


The LORD hath purposed to destroy the H2426 of the daughter of Zion: he hath stretched out a line, he hath not withdrawn his hand from destroying: therefore he made the H2426 and the H2426 to lament; they languished together.


And the captivity of this H2426 of the children of Israel shall possess that of the Canaanites, even unto Zarephath; and the captivity of Jerusalem, which is in Sepharad, shall possess the cities of the south.


Art thou better than populous No, that was situate among the rivers, that had the waters round about it, whose H2426 was the sea, and her H2426 was from the sea?


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