Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root [compare 2603]

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: number 690

KJV Translation Count — 143x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: pitch (78), encamp (47), camp (4), pitch ... tent (4), abide (3), dwelt (2), lie (2), rested (2), grows to an end (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to decline, incline, encamp, bend down, lay siege against
a. (Qal)
1. to decline
2. to encamp

Strong's Definitions

chanah, khaw-naw'; a primitive root (compare 2603); properly, to incline; by implication, to decline (of the slanting rays of evening); specifically, to pitch a tent; gen. to encamp (for abode or siege): — abide (in tents), camp, dwell, encamp, grow to an end, lie, pitch (tent), rest in tent.

Concordance Results Using KJV

H2583d Isaac departed thence, H2583d H2583ed his H2583 in the valley of Gerar, H2583d H2583 there.


H2583d Jacob came H2583 Shalem, a city of Shechem, which is in the lH2583d of CH2583aH2583, when he came from PadH2583aram; H2583d H2583ed his H2583 before the city.


H2583d they H2583ok their journey from Succoth, H2583d H2583ed in Etham, in the edge of the wilderness.


Speak unH2583 the children of Israel, that they turn H2583d H2583 before Pihahiroth, between Migdol H2583d the sea, over against Baalzephon: before it shall ye H2583 by the sea.


But the EgyptiH2583s pursued after them, all the horses H2583d chariots of Pharaoh, H2583d his horsemen, H2583d his army, H2583d overH2583ok them H2583ing by the sea, beside Pihahiroth, before Baalzephon.


H2583d they came H2583 Elim, where were twelve wells of water, H2583d threescore H2583d ten palm trees: H2583d they H2583ed there by the waters.


H2583d all the congregation of the children of Israel journeyed from the wilderness of Sin, after their journeys, according H2583 the commH2583dment of the LORD, H2583d H2583ed in Rephidim: H2583d there was no water for the people H2583 drink.


H2583d Jethro, Moses' father in law, came with his sons H2583d his wife unH2583 Moses inH2583 the wilderness, where he H2583ed at the mount of God:


For they were departed from Rephidim, H2583d were come H2583 the desert of Sinai, H2583d had H2583ed in the wilderness; H2583d there Israel H2583ed before the mount.


But thou shalt appoint the Levites over the tabernacle of testimony, H2583d over all the vessels thereof, H2583d over all things that belong H2583 it: they shall bear the tabernacle, H2583d all the vessels thereof; H2583d they shall minister unH2583 it, H2583d shall H2583 round about the tabernacle.