Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 6148

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1685c

KJV Translation Count — 9x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: swarm (7), divers sorts of flies (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. swarm
a. probable meaning from 'mixture' and 'incessant or involved motion'

Strong's Definitions

`arob, aw-robe'; from 6148; a mosquito (from its swarming): — divers sorts of flies, swarm.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Else, if thou wilt not let my people go, behold, I will send H6157s H6157 H6157 upon thee, and upon thy servants, and upon thy people, and into thy houses: and the houses H6157 the Egyptians shall be full H6157 H6157s H6157 H6157, and also the ground whereon they are.


And I will sever in that day the land H6157 Goshen, in which my people dwell, that no H6157s H6157 H6157 shall be there; to the end thou mayest know that I am the LORD in the midst H6157 the earth.


And the LORD did so; and there came a grievous H6157 H6157 H6157 into the house H6157 Pharaoh, and into his servants' houses, and into all the land H6157 Egypt: the land was corrupted by reason H6157 the H6157 H6157 H6157.


And Moses said, Behold, I go out from thee, and I will intreat the LORD that the H6157s H6157 H6157 may depart from Pharaoh, from his servants, and from his people, to morrow: but let not Pharaoh deal deceitfully any more in not letting the people go to sacrifice to the LORD.


And the LORD did according to the word H6157 Moses; and he removed the H6157s H6157 H6157 from Pharaoh, from his servants, and from his people; there remained not one.


He sent H6157 H6157 H6157 H6157 among them, which devoured them; and frogs, which destroyed them.


He spake, and there came H6157 H6157 H6157 H6157, and lice in all their coasts.


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