Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from a unused root meaning to twang

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1004a

KJV Translation Count — 42x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: harp (42)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. lyre, harp

Strong's Definitions

kinnowr, kin-nore'; from a unused root meaning to twang; a harp: -harp.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And his brother's name was Jubal: he was the father of all such as handle the H3658 and organ.


Wherefore didst thou flee away secretly, and steal away from me; and didst not tell me, that I might have sent thee away with mirth, and with songs, with tabret, and with H3658?


After that thou shalt come to the hill of God, where is the garrison of the Philistines: and it shall come to pass, when thou art come thither to the city, that thou shalt meet a company of prophets coming down from the high place with a psaltery, and a tabret, and a pipe, and a H3658, before them; and they shall prophesy:


Let our lord now command thy servants, which are before thee, to seek out a man, who is a cunning player on an H3658: and it shall come to pass, when the evil spirit from God is upon thee, that he shall play with his hand, and thou shalt be well.


And it came to pass, when the evil spirit from God was upon Saul, that David took an H3658, and played with his hand: so Saul was refreshed, and was well, and the evil spirit departed from him.


And David and all the house of Israel played before the LORD on all manner of instruments made of fir wood, even on H3658s, and on psalteries, and on timbrels, and on cornets, and on cymbals.


And the king made of the almug trees pillars for the house of the LORD, and for the king's house, H3658s also and psalteries for singers: there came no such almug trees, nor were seen unto this day.


And David and all Israel played before God with all their might, and with singing, and with H3658s, and with psalteries, and with timbrels, and with cymbals, and with trumpets.


And David spake to the chief of the Levites to appoint their brethren to be the singers with instruments of musick, psalteries and H3658s and cymbals, sounding, by lifting up the voice with joy.


And Mattithiah, and Elipheleh, and Mikneiah, and Obededom, and Jeiel, and Azaziah, with H3658s on the Sheminith to excel.