Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 2583

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 690c

KJV Translation Count — 216x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: camp (136), host (61), company (6), tents (5), armies (4), bands (2), battle (1), drove (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. encampment, camp
a. camp, place of encampment
b. camp of armed host, army camp
c. those who encamp, company, body of people

Strong's Definitions

machaneh, makh-an-eh'; from 2583; an encampment (of travellers or troops); hence, an army, whether literal (of soldiers) or figurative (of dancers, angels, cattle, locusts, stars; or even the sacred courts): — army, band, battle, camp, company, drove, host, tents.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And when Jacob saw them, he said, This is God's H4264: and he called the name of that place Mahanaim.


Then Jacob was greatly afraid and distressed: and he divided the people that was with him, and the flocks, and herds, and the camels, into two H4264;


And said, If Esau come to the one H4264, and smite it, then the other H4264 which is left shall escape.


I am not worthy of the least of all the mercies, and of all the truth, which thou hast shewed unto thy servant; for with my staff I passed over this Jordan; and now I am become two H4264.


So went the present over before him: and himself lodged that night in the H4264.


And he said, What meanest thou by all this H4264 which I met? And he said, These are to find grace in the sight of my lord.


And there went up with him both chariots and horsemen: and it was a very great H4264.


And the angel of God, which went before the H4264 of Israel, removed and went behind them; and the pillar of the cloud went from before their face, and stood behind them:


And it came between the H4264 of the Egyptians and the H4264 of Israel; and it was a cloud and darkness to them, but it gave light by night to these: so that the one came not near the other all the night.


And it came to pass, that in the morning watch the LORD looked unto the H4264 of the Egyptians through the pillar of fire and of the cloud, and troubled the H4264 of the Egyptians,