Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from the same as 2478

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 623f

KJV Translation Count — 4x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: pain (4)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. pain, trembling, terror, writhing, anguish

Strong's Definitions

chalchalah, khal-khaw-law'; feminine from the same as 2478; writhing (in childbirth); by implication, terror: — (great, much) pain.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Therefore are my loins filled with H2479: pangs have taken hold upon me, as the pangs of a woman that travaileth: I was bowed down at the hearing of it; I was dismayed at the seeing of it.


And the sword shall come upon Egypt, and great H2479 shall be in Ethiopia, when the slain shall fall in Egypt, and they shall take away her multitude, and her foundations shall be broken down.


In that day shall messengers go forth from me in ships to make the careless Ethiopians afraid, and great H2479 shall come upon them, as in the day of Egypt: for, lo, it cometh.


She is empty, and void, and waste: and the heart melteth, and the knees smite together, and much H2479 is in all loins, and the faces of them all gather blackness.