Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 7185 in the original sense of 6983 of bending

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2093

KJV Translation Count — 77x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: bow (68), archers 3384 (3), archers (2), archers 1869 (1), misc (3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. bow
a. bow (for hunting, battle)
b. bowmen, archers
c. bow (fig. of might)
d. rainbow

Strong's Definitions

qesheth, keh'-sheth; from 7185 in the original sense (of 6983) of bending: a bow, for shooting (hence, figuratively, strength) or the iris: — X arch(-er), + arrow, bow((-man, -shot)).

Concordance Results Using KJV

I do set my H7198 in the cloud, and it shall be for a token of a covenant between me and the earth.


And it shall come to pass, when I bring a cloud over the earth, that the H7198 shall be seen in the cloud:


And the H7198 shall be in the cloud; and I will look upon it, that I may remember the everlasting covenant between God and every living creature of all flesh that is upon the earth.


And she went, and sat her down over against him a good way off, as it were a H7198shot: for she said, Let me not see the death of the child. And she sat over against him, and lift up her voice, and wept.


Now therefore take, I pray thee, thy weapons, thy quiver and thy H7198, and go out to the field, and take me some venison;


Moreover I have given to thee one portion above thy brethren, which I took out of the hand of the Amorite with my sword and with my H7198.


But his H7198 abode in strength, and the arms of his hands were made strong by the hands of the mighty God of Jacob; (from thence is the shepherd, the stone of Israel:)


And I sent the hornet before you, which drave them out from before you, even the two kings of the Amorites; but not with thy sword, nor with thy H7198.


The H7198s of the mighty men are broken, and they that stumbled are girded with strength.


And Jonathan stripped himself of the robe that was upon him, and gave it to David, and his garments, even to his sword, and to his H7198, and to his girdle.