Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 2560

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: number 683c

KJV Translation Count — 30x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: clay (11), homer (11), morter (4), mire (2), heap (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. cement, mortar, clay
a. mortar, cement
b. clay
c. mire
2. heap
a. swelling, surging (of water)
3. homer-a unit of dry measure about 65 imperial gallons (300 l)

Strong's Definitions

chomer, kho'mer; from 2560; properly, a bubbling up, i.e. of water, a wave; of earth, mire or clay (cement); also a heap; hence, a chomer or dry measure: — clay, heap, homer, mire, motion.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And they said one to another, Go to, let us make brick, and burn them throughly. And they had brick for stone, and slime had they for H2563.


And they made their lives bitter with hard bondage, in H2563, and in brick, and in all manner of service in the field: all their service, wherein they made them serve, was with rigour.


And they gathered them together upon H2563s: and the land stank.


And if a man shall sanctify unto the LORD some part of a field of his possession, then thy estimation shall be according to the seed thereof: an H2563 of barley seed shall be valued at fifty shekels of silver.


And the people stood up all that day, and all that night, and all the next day, and they gathered the quails: he that gathered least gathered ten H2563s: and they spread them all abroad for themselves round about the camp.


How much less in them that dwell in houses of H2563, whose foundation is in the dust, which are crushed before the moth?


Remember, I beseech thee, that thou hast made me as the H2563; and wilt thou bring me into dust again?


Your remembrances are like unto ashes, your bodies to bodies of H2563.


Though he H2563 up silver as the dust, and prepare raiment as the H2563;


He hath cast me into the H2563, and I am become like dust and ashes.


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