Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 2717

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 731a

KJV Translation Count — 10x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: waste (6), dry (2), desolate (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. waste, desolate, dry

Strong's Definitions

chareb, khaw-rabe'; from 2717; parched or ruined: — desolate, dry, waste.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And every meat offering, mingled with oil, and H2720, shall all the sons of Aaron have, one as much as another.


And said unto the king, Let the king live for ever: why should not my countenance be sad, when the city, the place of my fathers' sepulchres, lieth H2720, and the gates thereof are consumed with fire?


Then said I unto them, Ye see the distress that we are in, how Jerusalem lieth H2720, and the gates thereof are burned with fire: come, and let us build up the wall of Jerusalem, that we be no more a reproach.


Better is a H2720 morsel, and quietness therewith, than an house full of sacrifices with strife.


Thus saith the LORD; Again there shall be heard in this place, which ye say shall be H2720 without man and without beast, even in the cities of Judah, and in the streets of Jerusalem, that are H2720, without man, and without inhabitant, and without beast,


Thus saith the LORD of hosts; Again in this place, which is H2720 without man and without beast, and in all the cities thereof, shall be an habitation of shepherds causing their flocks to lie down.


And they shall say, This land that was H2720 is become like the garden of Eden; and the H2720 and H2720 and ruined cities are become fenced, and are inhabited.


As the holy flock, as the flock of Jerusalem in her solemn feasts; so shall the H2720 cities be filled with flocks of men: and they shall know that I am the LORD.


Is it time for you, O ye, to dwell in your cieled houses, and this house lie H2720?


Ye looked for much, and, lo, it came to little; and when ye brought it home, I did blow upon it. Why? saith the LORD of hosts. Because of mine house that is H2720, and ye run every man unto his own house.