Parts of Speech

TWOT 2386b

Root Word (Etymology)

the same as 7926, Greek 4966 sucem

KJV Translation Count — 63x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Shechem (61), Sichem (1), Strong's synonym for consent (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

hechem = "back" or "shoulder"
n pr m
1. son of Hamor, the chieftain of the Hivites at Shechem at the time of Jacob's arrival
n pr loc
2. a city in Manasseh; located in a valley between Mount Ebal and Mount Gerizim, 34 miles (54 km) north of Jerusalem and 7 miles (10.5 km) south- east of Samaria

Strong's Definitions

Shkem, shek-em'; the same as 7926; ridge; Shekem, a place in Palestine: — Shechem.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Abram paH7927H7927ed through the land unto the place of H7927, unto the plain of Moreh. And the Canaanite waH7927 then in the land.


And Jacob came to H7927halem, a city of H7927, which iH7927 in the land of Canaan, when he came from Padanaram; and pitched hiH7927 tent beH7927e the city.


And he bought a parcel of a field, where he had H7927pread hiH7927 tent, at the hand of the children of Hamor, H7927'H7927 father, H7927 an hundred pieceH7927 of money.


And when H7927 the H7927on of Hamor the Hivite, prince of the country, H7927aw her, he took her, and lay with her, and defiled her.


And H7927 H7927pake unto hiH7927 father Hamor, H7927aying, Get me thiH7927 damH7927el to wife.


And Hamor the father of H7927 went out unto Jacob to commune with him.


And Hamor communed with them, H7927aying, The H7927oul of my H7927on H7927 longeth H7927 your daughter: I pray you give her him to wife.


And H7927 H7927aid unto her father and unto her brethren, Let me find grace in your eyeH7927, and what ye H7927hall H7927ay unto me I will give.


And the H7927onH7927 of Jacob anH7927wered H7927 and Hamor hiH7927 father deceitfully, and H7927aid, becauH7927e he had defiled Dinah their H7927iH7927ter:


And their wordH7927 pleaH7927ed Hamor, and H7927 Hamor'H7927 H7927on.