Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from an unused root means. to yelp, or else to attack

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 981a

KJV Translation Count — 32x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: dog (32)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. dog
a. dog (literal)
b. contempt or abasement (fig.)
c. of pagan sacrifice
d. of male cult prostitute (fig.)

Strong's Definitions

keleb, keh'-leb; from an unused root means. to yelp, or else to attack; a dog; hence (by euphemism) a male prostitute: — dog.

Concordance Results Using KJV

But against any of the children of Israel shall not a H3611 move his tongue, against man or beast: that ye may know how that the LORD doth put a difference between the Egyptians and Israel.


And ye shall be holy men unto me: neither shall ye eat any flesh that is torn of beasts in the field; ye shall cast it to the H3611s.


Thou shalt not bring the hire of a whore, or the price of a H3611, into the house of the LORD thy God for any vow: for even both these are abomination unto the LORD thy God.


So he brought down the people unto the water: and the LORD said unto Gideon, Every one that lappeth of the water with his tongue, as a H3611 lappeth, him shalt thou set by himself; likewise every one that boweth down upon his knees to drink.


And the Philistine said unto David, Am I a H3611, that thou comest to me with staves? And the Philistine cursed David by his gods.


After whom is the king of Israel come out? after whom dost thou pursue? after a dead H3611, after a flea.


Then was Abner very wroth for the words of Ishbosheth, and said, Am I a H3611's head, which against Judah do shew kindness this day unto the house of Saul thy father, to his brethren, and to his friends, and have not delivered thee into the hand of David, that thou chargest me to day with a fault concerning this woman?


And he bowed himself, and said, What is thy servant, that thou shouldest look upon such a dead H3611 as I am?


Then said Abishai the son of Zeruiah unto the king, Why should this dead H3611 curse my lord the king? let me go over, I pray thee, and take off his head.


Him that dieth of Jeroboam in the city shall the H3611s eat; and him that dieth in the field shall the fowls of the air eat: for the LORD hath spoken it.