Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 2342

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 624a

KJV Translation Count — 243x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: army (56), man of valour (37), host (29), forces (14), valiant (13), strength (12), riches (11), wealth (10), power (9), substance (8), might (6), strong (5), misc (33)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. strength, might, efficiency, wealth, army
a. strength
b. ability, efficiency
c. wealth
d. force, army

Strong's Definitions

chayil, khah'-yil; from 2342; probably a force, whether of men, means or other resources; an army, wealth, virtue, valor, strength: — able, activity, (+) army, band of men (soldiers), company, (great) forces, goods, host, might, power, riches, strength, strong, substance, train, (+) valiant(-ly), valour, virtuous(-ly), war, worthy(-ily).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And all their H2428, and all their little ones, and their wives took they captive, and spoiled even all that was in the house.


The land H2428 Egypt is before thee; in the best H2428 the land make thy father and brethren to dwell; in the land H2428 Goshen let them dwell: and if thou knowest any men H2428 activity among them, then make them rulers over my cattle.


And I will harden Pharaoh's heart, that he shall follow after them; and I will be honoured upon Pharaoh, and upon all his H2428; that the Egyptians may know that I am the LORD. And they did so.


But the Egyptians pursued after them, all the horses and chariots H2428 Pharaoh, and his horsemen, and his H2428, and overtook them encamping by the sea, beside Pihahiroth, before Baalzephon.


And I, behold, I will harden the hearts H2428 the Egyptians, and they shall follow them: and I will get me honour upon Pharaoh, and upon all his H2428, upon his chariots, and upon his horsemen.


And the waters returned, and covered the chariots, and the horsemen, and all the H2428 H2428 Pharaoh that came into the sea after them; there remained not so much as one H2428 them.


Pharaoh's chariots and his H2428 hath he cast into the sea: his chosen captains also are drowned in the Red sea.


Moreover thou shalt provide out H2428 all the people able men, such as fear God, men H2428 truth, hating covetousness; and place such over them, to be rulers H2428 thousands, and rulers H2428 hundreds, rulers H2428 fifties, and rulers H2428 tens:


And Moses chose able men out H2428 all Israel, and made them heads over the people, rulers H2428 thousands, rulers H2428 hundreds, rulers H2428 fifties, and rulers H2428 tens.


And Edom shall be a possession, Seir also shall be a possession for his enemies; and Israel shall do H2428ly.