Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 6202

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1700a

KJV Translation Count — 33x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: neck (17), back (7), stiffnecked 7186 (4), stiffnecked (3), backs 310 (1), stiffnecked 7185 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. neck, back of the neck, back
a. back of the neck
1. of fleeing foe
2. of apostasy (fig.)
b. stiff of neck, obstinate (fig.)

Strong's Definitions

`oreph, o-ref'; from 6202; the nape or back of the neck (as declining); hence, the back generally (whether literal or figurative): — back ((stiff-) neck((-ed).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Judah, thou art he whom thy brethren shall praise: thy hand shall be in the H6203 of thine enemies; thy father's children shall bow down before thee.


I will send my fear before thee, and will destroy all the people to whom thou shalt come, and I will make all thine enemies turn their H6203s unto thee.


And the LORD said unto Moses, I have seen this people, and, behold, it is a H6203 people:


Unto a land flowing with milk and honey: for I will not go up in the midst of thee; for thou art a H6203 people: lest I consume thee in the way.


For the LORD had said unto Moses, Say unto the children of Israel, Ye are a H6203 people: I will come up into the midst of thee in a moment, and consume thee: therefore now put off thy ornaments from thee, that I may know what to do unto thee.


And he said, If now I have found grace in thy sight, O Lord, let my Lord, I pray thee, go among us; for it is a H6203 people; and pardon our iniquity and our sin, and take us for thine inheritance.


And he shall bring them unto the priest, who shall offer that which is for the sin offering first, and wring off his head from his H6203, but shall not divide it asunder:


Understand therefore, that the LORD thy God giveth thee not this good land to possess it for thy righteousness; for thou art a H6203 people.


Furthermore the LORD spake unto me, saying, I have seen this people, and, behold, it is a H6203 people:


Circumcise therefore the foreskin of your heart, and be no more H6203.