Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 2790

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 760a

KJV Translation Count — 33x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: carpenter (11), workman (6), craftsman (4), engraver (3), artificers (2), smith (2), makers (1), skilful (1), smith 1270 (1), workers (1), wrought (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. craftsman, artisan, engraver, graver, artificer
a. graver, artificer
b. skilful to destroy (warriors) (fig.)

Strong's Definitions

charash, khaw-rawsh'; from 2790; a fabricator or any material: — artificer, (+) carpenter, craftsman, engraver, maker, + mason, skilful, (+) smith, worker, workman, such as wrought.

Concordance Results Using KJV

With the work of an H2796 in stone, like the engravings of a signet, shalt thou engrave the two stones with the names of the children of Israel: thou shalt make them to be set in ouches of gold.


Them hath he filled with wisdom of heart, to work all manner of work, of the H2796, and of the cunning H2796, and of the embroiderer, in blue, and in purple, in scarlet, and in fine linen, and of the weaver, even of them that do any work, and of those that devise cunning work.


And with him was Aholiab, son of Ahisamach, of the tribe of Dan, an H2796, and a cunning H2796, and an embroiderer in blue, and in purple, and in scarlet, and fine linen.


Cursed be the man that maketh any graven or molten image, an abomination unto the LORD, the work of the hands of the H2796, and putteth it in a secret place. And all the people shall answer and say, Amen.


Now there was no H2796 found throughout all the land of Israel: for the Philistines said, Lest the Hebrews make them swords or spears:


And Hiram king of Tyre sent messengers to David, and cedar trees, and H2796s, and masons: and they built David an house.


And they gave the money, being told, into the hands of them that did the work, that had the oversight of the house of the LORD: and they laid it out to the H2796s and builders, that H2796 upon the house of the LORD,


Unto H2796s, and builders, and masons, and to buy timber and hewn stone to repair the house.


And he carried away all Jerusalem, and all the princes, and all the mighty men of valour, even ten thousand captives, and all the craftsmen and H2796s: none remained, save the poorest sort of the people of the land.


And all the men of might, even seven thousand, and craftsmen and H2796s a thousand, all that were strong and apt for war, even them the king of Babylon brought captive to Babylon.