מגנּה מגן 


magen; maw-gane' also (in pl.) fem. mginnah



Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 1598

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 367c

KJV Translation Count — 63x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: shield (48), buckler (9), armed (2), defence (2), rulers (1), scales 650 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. shield, buckler

Strong's Definitions

magen, maw-gane'; also (in plural) feminine mginnah, meg-in-naw'; from 1598; a shield (i.e. the small one or buckler); figuratively, a protector; also the scaly hide of the crocodile: — X armed, buckler, defence, ruler, + scale, shield.

Concordance Results Using KJV

After these things the word of the LORD came unto Abram in a vision, saying, Fear not, Abram: I am thy H4043, and thy exceeding great reward.


Happy art thou, O Israel: who is like unto thee, O people saved by the LORD, the H4043 of thy help, and who is the sword of thy excellency! and thine enemies shall be found liars unto thee; and thou shalt tread upon their high places.


They chose new gods; then was war in the gates: was there a H4043 or spear seen among forty thousand in Israel?


Ye mountains of Gilboa, let there be no dew, neither let there be rain, upon you, nor fields of offerings: for there the H4043 of the mighty is vilely cast away, the H4043 of Saul, as though he had not been anointed with oil.


The God of my rock; in him will I trust: he is my H4043, and the horn of my salvation, my high tower, and my refuge, my saviour; thou savest me from violence.


As for God, his way is perfect; the word of the LORD is tried: he is a H4043 to all them that trust in him.


Thou hast also given me the H4043 of thy salvation: and thy gentleness hath made me great.


And he made three hundred H4043s of beaten gold; three pound of gold went to one H4043: and the king put them in the house of the forest of Lebanon.


And he took away the treasures of the house of the LORD, and the treasures of the king's house; he even took away all: and he took away all the H4043s of gold which Solomon had made.


And king Rehoboam made in their stead brasen H4043s, and committed them unto the hands of the chief of the guard, which kept the door of the king's house.