צפן צפון 


tsaphown; tsaw-fone' or tsaphon



Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 6845

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1953b

KJV Translation Count — 153x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: north (116), northward (24), north side (11), northern (1), north wind (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. north (of direction), northward
a. north
b. northward

Strong's Definitions

tsaphown, tsaw-fone'; or tsaphon, tsaw-fone'; from 6845; properly, hidden, i.e. dark; used only of the north as a quarter (gloomy and unknown): — north(-ern, side, -ward, wind).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the LORD said unto Abram, after that Lot was separated from him, Lift up now thine eyes, and look from the place where thou art H6828ward, and southward, and eastward, and westward:


And thy seed shall be as the dust of the earth, and thou shalt spread abroad to the west, and to the east, and to the H6828, and to the south: and in thee and in thy seed shall all the families of the earth be blessed.


And for the second H6828 of the tabernacle on the H6828 H6828 there shall be twenty boards:


And thou shalt set the table without the vail, and the candlestick over against the table on the H6828 of the tabernacle toward the south: and thou shalt put the table on the H6828 H6828.


And likewise for the H6828 H6828 in length there shall be hangings of an hundred cubits long, and his twenty pillars and their twenty sockets of brass; the hooks of the pillars and their fillets of silver.


And for the other H6828 of the tabernacle, which is toward the H6828 corner, he made twenty boards,


And for the H6828 H6828 the hangings were an hundred cubits, their pillars were twenty, and their sockets of brass twenty; the hooks of the pillars and their fillets of silver.


And he put the table in the tent of the congregation, upon the H6828 of the tabernacle H6828ward, without the vail.


And he shall kill it on the H6828 of the altar H6828ward before the LORD: and the priests, Aaron's sons, shall sprinkle his blood round about upon the altar.


The standard of the camp of Dan shall be on the H6828 H6828 by their armies: and the captain of the children of Dan shall be Ahiezer the son of Ammishaddai.