Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 2710

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 728a

KJV Translation Count — 127x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: statute (87), ordinance (9), decree (7), due (4), law (4), portion (3), bounds (2), custom (2), appointed (1), commandments (1), misc (7)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. statute, ordinance, limit, something prescribed, due
a. prescribed task
b. prescribed portion
c. action prescribed (for oneself), resolve
d. prescribed due
e. prescribed limit, boundary
f. enactment, decree, ordinance
1. specific decree
2. law in general
g. enactments, statutes
1. conditions
2. enactments
3. decrees
4. civil enactments prescribed by God

Strong's Definitions

choq, khoke; from 2710; an enactment; hence, an appointment (of time, space, quantity, labor or usage): — appointed, bound, commandment, convenient, custom, decree(-d), due, law, measure, X necessary, ordinance(- nary), portion, set time, statute, task.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Only the land of the priests bought he not; for the priests had a H2706 assigned them of Pharaoh, and did eat their H2706 which Pharaoh gave them: wherefore they sold not their lands.


And Joseph made it a H2706 over the land of Egypt unto this day, that Pharaoh should have the fifth part; except the land of the priests only, which became not Pharaoh's.


And the officers of the children of Israel, which Pharaoh's taskmasters had set over them, were beaten, and demanded, Wherefore have ye not fulfilled your task in making brick both yesterday and to day, as heretofore?


And ye shall observe this thing for an H2706 to thee and to thy sons for ever.


And he cried unto the LORD; and the LORD shewed him a tree, which when he had cast into the waters, the waters were made sweet: there he made for them a H2706 and an H2706, and there he proved them,


And said, If thou wilt diligently hearken to the voice of the LORD thy God, and wilt do that which is right in his sight, and wilt give ear to his H2706, and keep all his H2706s, I will put none of these diseases upon thee, which I have brought upon the Egyptians: for I am the LORD that healeth thee.


When they have a matter, they come unto me; and I judge between one and another, and I do make them know the H2706s of God, and his H2706s.


And thou shalt teach them H2706s and H2706s, and shalt shew them the way wherein they must walk, and the work that they must do.


And it shall be Aaron's and his sons' by a H2706 for ever from the children of Israel: for it is an heave offering: and it shall be an heave offering from the children of Israel of the sacrifice of their peace offerings, even their heave offering unto the LORD.


So they shall wash their hands and their feet, that they die not: and it shall be a H2706 for ever to them, even to him and to his seed throughout their generations.