Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 2778

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 749a

KJV Translation Count — 73x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: reproach (67), shame (3), rebuke (2), reproachfully (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. reproach, scorn
a. taunt, scorn (upon enemy)
b. reproach (resting upon condition of shame, disgrace)
c. a reproach (an object)

Strong's Definitions

cherpah, kher-paw'; from 2778; contumely, disgrace, the pudenda: — rebuke, reproach(-fully), shame.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And she conceived, and bare a son; and said, God hath taken away my H2781:


And they said unto them, We cannot do this thing, to give our sister to one that is uncircumcised; for that were a H2781 unto us:


And the LORD said unto Joshua, This day have I rolled away the H2781 of Egypt from off you. Wherefore the name of the place is called Gilgal unto this day.


And Nahash the Ammonite answered them, On this condition will I make a covenant with you, that I may thrust out all your right eyes, and lay it for a H2781 upon all Israel.


And David spake to the men that stood by him, saying, What shall be done to the man that killeth this Philistine, and taketh away the H2781 from Israel? for who is this uncircumcised Philistine, that he should defy the armies of the living God?


And when David heard that Nabal was dead, he said, Blessed be the LORD, that hath pleaded the cause of my H2781 from the hand of Nabal, and hath kept his servant from evil: for the LORD hath returned the wickedness of Nabal upon his own head. And David sent and communed with Abigail, to take her to him to wife.


And I, whither shall I cause my H2781 to go? and as for thee, thou shalt be as one of the fools in Israel. Now therefore, I pray thee, speak unto the king; for he will not withhold me from thee.


And they said unto me, The remnant that are left of the captivity there in the province are in great affliction and H2781: the wall of Jerusalem also is broken down, and the gates thereof are burned with fire.


Then said I unto them, Ye see the distress that we are in, how Jerusalem lieth waste, and the gates thereof are burned with fire: come, and let us build up the wall of Jerusalem, that we be no more a H2781.


Hear, O our God; for we are despised: and turn their H2781 upon their own head, and give them for a prey in the land of captivity: