Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from an unused root (meaning to be elevated)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 164a

KJV Translation Count — 32x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: palace (31), castle (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. citadel, palace, fortress

Strong's Definitions

'armown, ar-mone'; from an unused root (meaning to be elevated); a citadel (from its height): — castle, palace. Compare 2038.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And it came to pass, when Zimri saw that the city was taken, that he went into the H759 of the king's house, and burnt the king's house over him with fire, and died,


But Pekah the son of Remaliah, a captain of his, conspired against him, and smote him in Samaria, in the H759 of the king's house, with Argob and Arieh, and with him fifty men of the Gileadites: and he killed him, and reigned in his room.


And they burnt the house of God, and brake down the wall of Jerusalem, and burnt all the H759s thereof with fire, and destroyed all the goodly vessels thereof.


God is known in her H759s for a refuge.


Mark ye well her bulwarks, consider her H759s; that ye may tell it to the generation following.


Peace be within thy walls, and prosperity within thy H759s.


A brother offended is harder to be won than a strong city: and their contentions are like the bars of a H759.


Behold the land of the Chaldeans; this people was not, till the Assyrian founded it for them that dwell in the wilderness: they set up the towers thereof, they raised up the H759s thereof; and he brought it to ruin.


For thou hast made of a city an heap; of a defenced city a ruin: a H759 of strangers to be no city; it shall never be built.


Because the H759s shall be forsaken; the multitude of the city shall be left; the forts and towers shall be for dens for ever, a joy of wild asses, a pasture of flocks;