Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from an unused root meaning to be slender

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1267a

KJV Translation Count — 47x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: loins (42), side (4), greyhound (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. loins, hips
a. used with 2223 in Proverbs 30:31; perhaps an extinct animal, exact meaning unknown

Strong's Definitions

mothen, mo'-then; from an unused root meaning to be slender; properly, the waist or small of the back; only in plural the loins: — + greyhound, loins, side.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Jacob rent his clothes, and put sackcloth upon his H4975, and mourned for his son many days.


And thus shall ye eat it; with your H4975 girded, your shoes on your feet, and your staff in your hand; and ye shall eat it in haste: it is the LORD'S passover.


And thou shalt make them linen breeches to cover their nakedness; from the H4975 even unto the thighs they shall reach:


Bless, LORD, his substance, and accept the work of his hands: smite through the H4975 of them that rise against him, and of them that hate him, that they rise not again.


When they were at the great stone which is in Gibeon, Amasa went before them. And Joab's garment that he had put on was girded unto him, and upon it a girdle with a sword fastened upon his H4975 in the sheath thereof; and as he went forth it fell out.


Moreover thou knowest also what Joab the son of Zeruiah did to me, and what he did to the two captains of the hosts of Israel, unto Abner the son of Ner, and unto Amasa the son of Jether, whom he slew, and shed the blood of war in peace, and put the blood of war upon his girdle that was about his H4975, and in his shoes that were on his feet.


And the young men that were grown up with him spake unto him, saying, Thus shalt thou speak unto this people that spake unto thee, saying, Thy father made our yoke heavy, but make thou it lighter unto us; thus shalt thou say unto them, My little finger shall be thicker than my father's H4975.


And the hand of the LORD was on Elijah; and he girded up his H4975, and ran before Ahab to the entrance of Jezreel.


And his servants said unto him, Behold now, we have heard that the kings of the house of Israel are merciful kings: let us, I pray thee, put sackcloth on our H4975, and ropes upon our heads, and go out to the king of Israel: peradventure he will save thy life.


So they girded sackcloth on their H4975, and put ropes on their heads, and came to the king of Israel, and said, Thy servant Benhadad saith, I pray thee, let me live. And he said, Is he yet alive? he is my brother.