סס סוּס 


cuwc; soos or cuc



Parts of Speech

n m (exten)

Root Word (Etymology)

from an unused root meaning to skip (properly, for joy)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: number 1476, number 1477

KJV Translation Count — 140x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: horse (133), crane (2), horseback (2), horseback 7392 (2), horsehoofs 6119 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. swallow, swift
2. horse
a. chariot horses

Strong's Definitions

cuwc, soos; or cuc, soos; from an unused root meaning to skip (properly, for joy); a horse (as leaping); also a swallow (from its rapid flight): — crane, horse (-back, -hoof). Compare 6571.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And they brought their cattle unto Joseph: and Joseph gave them bread in exchange for H5483s, and for the flocks, and for the cattle of the herds, and for the asses: and he fed them with bread for all their cattle for that year.


Dan shall be a serpent by the way, an adder in the path, that biteth the H5483 heels, so that his rider shall fall backward.


Behold, the hand of the LORD is upon thy cattle which is in the field, upon the H5483s, upon the asses, upon the camels, upon the oxen, and upon the sheep: there shall be a very grievous murrain.


But the Egyptians pursued after them, all the H5483s and chariots of Pharaoh, and his H5483men, and his army, and overtook them encamping by the sea, beside Pihahiroth, before Baalzephon.


And the Egyptians pursued, and went in after them to the midst of the sea, even all Pharaoh's H5483s, his chariots, and his H5483men.


Then sang Moses and the children of Israel this song unto the LORD, and spake, saying, I will sing unto the LORD, for he hath triumphed gloriously: the H5483 and his rider hath he thrown into the sea.


For the H5483 of Pharaoh went in with his chariots and with his H5483men into the sea, and the LORD brought again the waters of the sea upon them; but the children of Israel went on dry land in the midst of the sea.


And Miriam answered them, Sing ye to the LORD, for he hath triumphed gloriously; the H5483 and his rider hath he thrown into the sea.


And what he did unto the army of Egypt, unto their H5483s, and to their chariots; how he made the water of the Red sea to overflow them as they pursued after you, and how the LORD hath destroyed them unto this day;


But he shall not multiply H5483s to himself, nor cause the people to return to Egypt, to the end that he should multiply H5483s: forasmuch as the LORD hath said unto you, Ye shall henceforth return no more that way.