Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 2717

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 732a

KJV Translation Count — 413x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: sword (401), knife (5), dagger (3), axes (1), mattocks (1), TOOL (1), sword 3027 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. sword, knife
a. sword
b. knife
c. tools for cutting stone

Strong's Definitions

chereb, kheh'-reb; from 2717; drought; also a cutting instrument (from its destructive effect), as a knife, sword, or other sharp implement: — axe, dagger, knife, mattock, sword, tool.

Concordance Results Using KJV

So he drove out the man; and he placed at the east of the garden of Eden Cherubims, and a flaming H2719 which turned every way, to keep the way of the tree of life.


And by thy H2719 shalt thou live, and shalt serve thy brother; and it shall come to pass when thou shalt have the dominion, that thou shalt break his yoke from off thy neck.


And Laban said to Jacob, What hast thou done, that thou hast stolen away unawares to me, and carried away my daughters, as captives taken with the H2719?


And it came to pass on the third day, when they were sore, that two of the sons of Jacob, Simeon and Levi, Dinah's brethren, took each man his H2719, and came upon the city boldly, and slew all the males.


And they slew Hamor and Shechem his son with the edge of the H2719, and took Dinah out of Shechem's house, and went out.


Moreover I have given to thee one portion above thy brethren, which I took out of the hand of the Amorite with my H2719 and with my bow.


And they said, The God of the Hebrews hath met with us: let us go, we pray thee, three days' journey into the desert, and sacrifice unto the LORD our God; lest he fall upon us with pestilence, or with the H2719.


And they said unto them, The LORD look upon you, and judge; because ye have made our savour to be abhorred in the eyes of Pharaoh, and in the eyes of his servants, to put a H2719 in their hand to slay us.


The enemy said, I will pursue, I will overtake, I will divide the spoil; my lust shall be satisfied upon them; I will draw my H2719, my hand shall destroy them.


And Joshua discomfited Amalek and his people with the edge of the H2719.