Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 3898 (in the sense of fighting)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1104c

KJV Translation Count — 319x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: war (158), battle (151), fight (5), warriors 6213 (2), fighting 6213 (1), war 376 (1), wars 376 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. battle, war

Strong's Definitions

milchamah, mil-khaw-maw'; from 3898 (in the sense of fighting); a battle (i.e. the engagement); generally, war (i.e. warfare): — battle, fight(-ing), war((-rior)).

Concordance Results Using KJV

That these made H4421 with Bera king of Sodom, and with Birsha king of Gomorrah, Shinab king of Admah, and Shemeber king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela, which is Zoar.


And there went out the king of Sodom, and the king of Gomorrah, and the king of Admah, and the king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela (the same is Zoar;) and they joined H4421 with them in the vale of Siddim;


Come on, let us deal wisely with them; lest they multiply, and it come to pass, that, when there falleth out any H4421, they join also unto our enemies, and H4421 against us, and so get them up out of the land.


And it came to pass, when Pharaoh had let the people go, that God led them not through the way of the land of the Philistines, although that was near; for God said, Lest peradventure the people repent when they see H4421, and they return to Egypt:


The LORD is a man of H4421: the LORD is his name.


For he said, Because the LORD hath sworn that the LORD will have H4421 with Amalek from generation to generation.


And when Joshua heard the noise of the people as they shouted, he said unto Moses, There is a noise of H4421 in the camp.


And if ye go to H4421 in your land against the enemy that oppresseth you, then ye shall blow an alarm with the trumpets; and ye shall be remembered before the LORD your God, and ye shall be saved from your enemies.


Wherefore it is said in the book of the H4421s of the LORD, What he did in the Red sea, and in the brooks of Arnon,


And they turned and went up by the way of Bashan: and Og the king of Bashan went out against them, he, and all his people, to the H4421 at Edrei.