מוץ מץ 


mots; motes or mowts (Zephaniah 2:2)



Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 4160

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1162a

KJV Translation Count — 8x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: chaff (8)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. chaff
a. always as driven by wind

Strong's Definitions

mots, motes; or mowts, (Zephaniah 2:2) motes; from 4160; chaff (as pressed out, i.e. winnowed or (rather) threshed loose): — chaff.

Concordance Results Using KJV

They are as stubble before the wind, and as H4671 that the storm carrieth away.


The ungodly are not so: but are like the H4671 which the wind driveth away.


Let them be as H4671 before the wind: and let the angel of the LORD chase them.


The nations shall rush like the rushing of many waters: but God shall rebuke them, and they shall flee far off, and shall be chased as the H4671 of the mountains before the wind, and like a rolling thing before the whirlwind.


Moreover the multitude of thy strangers shall be like small dust, and the multitude of the terrible ones shall be as H4671 that passeth away: yea, it shall be at an instant suddenly.


Behold, I will make thee a new sharp threshing instrument having teeth: thou shalt thresh the mountains, and beat them small, and shalt make the hills as H4671.


Therefore they shall be as the morning cloud, and as the early dew that passeth away, as the H4671 that is driven with the whirlwind out of the floor, and as the smoke out of the chimney.


Before the decree bring forth, before the day pass as the H4671, before the fierce anger of the LORD come upon you, before the day of the LORD'S anger come upon you.