Parts of Speech

TWOT number 673

Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

KJV Translation Count — 21x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: desire (11), covet (4), delight (2), pleasant (1), beauty (1), lust (1), delectable things (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to desire, covet, take pleasure in, delight in
a. (Qal) to desire
b. (Niphal) to be desirable
c. (Piel) to delight greatly, desire greatly
n f
2. desirableness, preciousness

Strong's Definitions

chamad, khaw-mad'; a primitive root; to delight in: — beauty, greatly beloved, covet, delectable thing, (X great) delight, desire, goodly, lust, (be) pleasant (thing), precious (thing).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And out of the ground made the LORD God to grow every tree that is H2530 to the sight, and good for food; the tree of life also in the midst of the garden, and the tree of knowledge of good and evil.


And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was H2530 to the eyes, and a tree to be H2530d to make one wise, she took of the fruit thereof, and did eat, and gave also unto her husband with her; and he did eat.


Thou shalt not H2530 thy neighbour's house, thou shalt not H2530 thy neighbour's wife, nor his manservant, nor his maidservant, nor his ox, nor his ass, nor any thing that is thy neighbour's.


For I will cast out the nations before thee, and enlarge thy borders: neither shall any man H2530 thy land, when thou shalt go up to appear before the LORD thy God thrice in the year.


Neither shalt thou H2530 thy neighbour's wife, neither shalt thou H2530 thy neighbour's house, his field, or his manservant, or his maidservant, his ox, or his ass, or any thing that is thy neighbour's.


The graven images of their gods shall ye burn with fire: thou shalt not H2530 the silver or gold that is on them, nor take it unto thee, lest thou be snared therein: for it is an abomination to the LORD thy God.


When I saw among the spoils a goodly Babylonish garment, and two hundred shekels of silver, and a wedge of gold of fifty shekels weight, then I H2530ed them, and took them; and, behold, they are hid in the earth in the midst of my tent, and the silver under it.


Surely he shall not feel quietness in his belly, he shall not save of that which he H2530d.


More to be H2530d are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold: sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.


When thou with rebukes dost correct man for iniquity, thou makest his H2530 to consume away like a moth: surely every man is vanity. Selah.