חוק חק חיק 


cheyq; khake or cheq khake and chowq



Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from an unused root, apparently meaning to inclose

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 629a

KJV Translation Count — 39x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: bosom (32), bottom (3), lap (1), midst (1), within (1), variant (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. bosom, hollow, bottom, midst

Strong's Definitions

cheyq, khake; or cheq, khake; and chowq, khoke; from an unused root, apparently meaning to inclose; the bosom (literally or figuratively): — bosom, bottom, lap, midst, within.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Sarai said unto Abram, My wrong be upon thee: I have given my maid into thy H2436; and when she saw that she had conceived, I was despised in her eyes: the LORD judge between me and thee.


And the LORD said furthermore unto him, Put now thine hand into thy H2436. And he put his hand into his H2436: and when he took it out, behold, his hand was leprous as snow.


And he said, Put thine hand into thy H2436 again. And he put his hand into his H2436 again; and plucked it out of his H2436, and, behold, it was turned again as his other flesh.


Have I conceived all this people? have I begotten them, that thou shouldest say unto me, Carry them in thy H2436, as a nursing father beareth the sucking child, unto the land which thou swarest unto their fathers?


If thy brother, the son of thy mother, or thy son, or thy daughter, or the wife of thy H2436, or thy friend, which is as thine own soul, entice thee secretly, saying, Let us go and serve other gods, which thou hast not known, thou, nor thy fathers;


So that the man that is tender among you, and very delicate, his eye shall be evil toward his brother, and toward the wife of his H2436, and toward the remnant of his children which he shall leave:


The tender and delicate woman among you, which would not adventure to set the sole of her foot upon the ground for delicateness and tenderness, her eye shall be evil toward the husband of her H2436, and toward her son, and toward her daughter,


And Naomi took the child, and laid it in her H2436, and became nurse unto it.


But the poor man had nothing, save one little ewe lamb, which he had bought and nourished up: and it grew up together with him, and with his children; it did eat of his own meat, and drank of his own cup, and lay in his H2436, and was unto him as a daughter.


And I gave thee thy master's house, and thy master's wives into thy H2436, and gave thee the house of Israel and of Judah; and if that had been too little, I would moreover have given unto thee such and such things.


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