Parts of Speech

TWOT 967b, TWOT 968

Root Word (Etymology)

from an unused root meaning properly, to dig through

KJV Translation Count — 9x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: furnace (9)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. furnace, forge, smelting furnace or pot
2. (Qal) to bore, pierce, dig, hew

Strong's Definitions

kuwr, koor; from an unused root meaning properly, to dig through; a pot or furnace (as if excavated): — furnace. Compare 3600.

Concordance Results Using KJV

But the LORD hath taken you, and brought you forth out of the iron H3564, even out of Egypt, to be unto him a people of inheritance, as ye are this day.


For they be thy people, and thine inheritance, which thou broughtest forth out of Egypt, from the midst of the H3564 of iron:


The fining pot is for silver, and the H3564 for gold: but the LORD trieth the hearts.


As the fining pot for silver, and the H3564 for gold; so is a man to his praise.


Behold, I have refined thee, but not with silver; I have chosen thee in the H3564 of affliction.


Which I commanded your fathers in the day that I brought them forth out of the land of Egypt, from the iron H3564, saying, Obey my voice, and do them, according to all which I command you: so shall ye be my people, and I will be your God:


Son of man, the house of Israel is to me become dross: all they are brass, and tin, and iron, and lead, in the midst of the H3564; they are even the dross of silver.


As they gather silver, and brass, and iron, and lead, and tin, into the midst of the H3564, to blow the fire upon it, to melt it; so will I gather you in mine anger and in my fury, and I will leave you there, and melt you.


As silver is melted in the midst of the H3564, so shall ye be melted in the midst thereof; and ye shall know that I the LORD have poured out my fury upon you.


Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain