Parts of Speech

TWOT number 163

Root Word (Etymology)

from the same as 759

KJV Translation Count — 132x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Syria (67), Syrians (56), Aram (7), Syriadamascus 4601 (1), Syriamaachah 4601 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

ram or Arameans = "exalted"
n pr m
1. Aram or Syria the nation
2. the Syrian or Aramean people
Aram = "exalted"
n m
3. fifth son of Shem
4. a grandson of Nahor
5. a descendant of Asher

Strong's Definitions

'Aram, arawm'; from the same as 759; the highland; Aram or Syria, and its inhabitants; also the name of the son of Shem, a grandson of Nahor, and of an Israelite: — Aram, Mesopotamia, Syria, Syrians.

Concordance Results Using KJV

The children of Shem; Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and H758.


And the children of H758; Uz, and Hul, and Gether, and Mash.


Huz his firstborn, and Buz his brother, and Kemuel the father of H758,


And he took up his parable, and said, Balak the king of Moab hath brought me from H758, out of the mountains of the east, saying, Come, curse me Jacob, and come, defy Israel.


And the children of Israel did evil again in the sight of the LORD, and served Baalim, and Ashtaroth, and the gods of H758, and the gods of Zidon, and the gods of Moab, and the gods of the children of Ammon, and the gods of the Philistines, and forsook the LORD, and served not him.


And when the H758ns of Damascus came to succour Hadadezer king of Zobah, David slew of the H758ns two and twenty thousand men.


Then David put garrisons in H758 of Damascus: and the H758ns became servants to David, and brought gifts. And the LORD preserved David whithersoever he went.


Of H758, and of Moab, and of the children of Ammon, and of the Philistines, and of Amalek, and of the spoil of Hadadezer, son of Rehob, king of Zobah.


And David gat him a name when he returned from smiting of the H758ns in the valley of salt, being eighteen thousand men.


And when the children of Ammon saw that they stank before David, the children of Ammon sent and hired the H758ns of Bethrehob, and the H758ns of Zoba, twenty thousand footmen, and of king Maacah a thousand men, and of Ishtob twelve thousand men.