Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root (compare 2644, 2653)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 707

KJV Translation Count — 12x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: covered (7), overlaid (4), cieled (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to cover, overlay, wainscotted, covered with boards or panelling
a. (Qal) to cover
b. (Niphal) to be covered
c. (Piel) to cover, overlay

Strong's Definitions

chaphah, khaw-faw'; a primitive root (compare 2644, 2653); to cover; by implication, to veil, to encase, protect: — ceil, cover, overlay.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And David went up by the ascent of mount Olivet, and wept as he went up, and had his head H2645, and he went barefoot: and all the people that was with him H2645 every man his head, and they went up, weeping as they went up.


And the greater house he H2645 with fir tree, which he H2645 with fine gold, and set thereon palm trees and chains.


He H2645 also the house, the beams, the posts, and the walls thereof, and the doors thereof, with gold; and graved cherubims on the walls.


And he made the most holy house, the length whereof was according to the breadth of the house, twenty cubits, and the breadth thereof twenty cubits: and he H2645 it with fine gold, amounting to six hundred talents.


And the weight of the nails was fifty shekels of gold. And he H2645 the upper chambers with gold.


And Mordecai came again to the king's gate. But Haman hasted to his house mourning, and having his head H2645.


Then the king returned out of the palace garden into the place of the banquet of wine; and Haman was fallen upon the bed whereon Esther was. Then said the king, Will he force the queen also before me in the house? As the word went out of the king's mouth, they H2645 Haman's face.


Though ye have lien among the pots, yet shall ye be as the wings of a dove H2645 with silver, and her feathers with yellow gold.


And their nobles have sent their little ones to the waters: they came to the pits, and found no water; they returned with their vessels empty; they were ashamed and confounded, and H2645 their heads.


Because the ground is chapt, for there was no rain in the earth, the plowmen were ashamed, they H2645 their heads.


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