Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from the same as 2747

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 738b

KJV Translation Count — 11x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: magician (11)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. diviner, magician, astrologer
a. engraver, writer (only in derivative sense of one possessed of occult knowledge)

Strong's Definitions

chartom, khar-tome'; from the same as 2747; a horoscopist (as drawing magical lines or circles): — magician.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And it came to pass in the morning that his spirit was troubled; and he sent and called for all the H2748s of Egypt, and all the wise men thereof: and Pharaoh told them his dream; but there was none that could interpret them unto Pharaoh.


And the thin ears devoured the seven good ears: and I told this unto the H2748s; but there was none that could declare it to me.


Then Pharaoh also called the wise men and the sorcerers: now the H2748s of Egypt, they also did in like manner with their enchantments.


And the H2748s of Egypt did so with their enchantments: and Pharaoh's heart was hardened, neither did he hearken unto them; as the LORD had said.


And the H2748s did so with their enchantments, and brought up frogs upon the land of Egypt.


And the H2748s did so with their enchantments to bring forth lice, but they could not: so there were lice upon man, and upon beast.


Then the H2748s said unto Pharaoh, This is the finger of God: and Pharaoh's heart was hardened, and he hearkened not unto them; as the LORD had said.


And the H2748s could not stand before Moses because of the boils; for the boil was upon the H2748s, and upon all the Egyptians.


And in all matters of wisdom and understanding, that the king inquired of them, he found them ten times better than all the H2748s and astrologers that were in all his realm.


Then the king commanded to call the H2748s, and the astrologers, and the sorcerers, and the Chaldeans, for to shew the king his dreams. So they came and stood before the king.