Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 5172

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1347a

KJV Translation Count — 31x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: serpent (31)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. serpent, snake
a. serpent
b. image (of serpent)
c. fleeing serpent (mythological)

Strong's Definitions

nachash, naw-khawsh'; from 5172; a snake (from its hiss): — serpent.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Now the H5175 was more subtil than any beast of the field which the LORD God had made. And he said unto the woman, Yea, hath God said, Ye shall not eat of every tree of the garden?


And the woman said unto the H5175, We may eat of the fruit of the trees of the garden:


And the H5175 said unto the woman, Ye shall not surely die:


And the LORD God said unto the woman, What is this that thou hast done? And the woman said, The H5175 beguiled me, and I did eat.


And the LORD God said unto the H5175, Because thou hast done this, thou art cursed above all cattle, and above every beast of the field; upon thy belly shalt thou go, and dust shalt thou eat all the days of thy life:


Dan shall be a H5175 by the way, an adder in the path, that biteth the horse heels, so that his rider shall fall backward.


And he said, Cast it on the ground. And he cast it on the ground, and it became a H5175; and Moses fled from before it.


Get thee unto Pharaoh in the morning; lo, he goeth out unto the water; and thou shalt stand by the river's brink against he come; and the rod which was turned to a H5175 shalt thou take in thine hand.


And the LORD sent fiery H5175s among the people, and they bit the people; and much people of Israel died.


Therefore the people came to Moses, and said, We have sinned, for we have spoken against the LORD, and against thee; pray unto the LORD, that he take away the H5175s from us. And Moses prayed for the people.