Parts of Speech

TWOT number 2017, TWOT number 2016

Root Word (Etymology)

the same as 7013 (with a play upon the affinity to 7069), Greek 2535 Kain

KJV Translation Count — 19x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Cain (17), Kenites (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

ain = "possession"
n pr m
1. eldest son of Adam and Eve and the first murderer having murdered his brother Abel
Kenite = "smiths"
n pr gent
2. the tribe from which the father-in-law of Moses was a member and which lived in the area between southern Palestine and the mountains of Sinai

Strong's Definitions

Qayin, kah'-yin; the same as 7013 (with a play upon the affinity to 7069); Kajin, the name of the first child, also of a place in Palestine, and of an Oriental tribe: — Cain, Kenite(-s).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Adam knew Eve his wife; and she conceived, and bare H7014, and said, I have gotten a man from the LORD.


And she again bare his brother Abel. And Abel was a keeper of sheep, but H7014 was a tiller of the ground.


And in process of time it came to pass, that H7014 brought of the fruit of the ground an offering unto the LORD.


But unto H7014 and to his offering he had not respect. And H7014 was very wroth, and his countenance fell.


And the LORD said unto H7014, Why art thou wroth? and why is thy countenance fallen?


And H7014 talked with Abel his brother: and it came to pass, when they were in the field, that H7014 rose up against Abel his brother, and slew him.


And the LORD said unto H7014, Where is Abel thy brother? And he said, I know not: Am I my brother's keeper?


And H7014 said unto the LORD, My punishment is greater than I can bear.


And the LORD said unto him, Therefore whosoever slayeth H7014, vengeance shall be taken on him sevenfold. And the LORD set a mark upon H7014, lest any finding him should kill him.


And H7014 went out from the presence of the LORD, and dwelt in the land of Nod, on the east of Eden.