Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 2946

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 818b

KJV Translation Count — 4x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: hand breath (3), coping (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. span, width of the hand, hand breadth
a. a unit of measurement, measurement of length
2. coping (an architectural term)

Strong's Definitions

tephach, tay'-fakh; from 2946; a spread of the hand, i.e. a palm- breadth (not "span" of the fingers); architecturally, a corbel (as a supporting palm): — coping, hand-breadth.

Concordance Results Using KJV

All these were of costly stones, according to the measures of hewed stones, sawed with saws, within and without, even from the foundation unto the H2947, and so on the outside toward the great court.


And it was an H2947 breadth thick, and the brim thereof was wrought like the brim of a cup, with flowers of lilies: it contained two thousand baths.


And the thickness of it was an H2947breadth, and the brim of it like the work of the brim of a cup, with flowers of lilies; and it received and held three thousand baths.


Behold, thou hast made my days as an H2947breadth; and mine age is as nothing before thee: verily every man at his best state is altogether vanity. Selah.