Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

perhaps by permutation for the fem. of 5566 (through the idea of a cover assuming the shape of the o

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2270a

KJV Translation Count — 29x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: raiment (11), clothes (6), garment (6), apparel (2), cloth (2), clothing (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. wrapper, mantle, covering garment, garments, clothes, raiment, a cloth

Strong's Definitions

simlah, sim-law'; perhaps by permutation for the feminine of 5566 (through the idea of a cover assuming the shape of the object beneath); a dress, especially a mantle: — apparel, cloth(-es, -ing), garment, raiment. Compare 8008.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Shem and Japheth took a H8071, and laid it upon both their shoulders, and went backward, and covered the nakedness of their father; and their faces were backward, and they saw not their father's nakedness.


Then Jacob said unto his household, and to all that were with him, Put away the strange gods that are among you, and be clean, and change your H8071s:


And Jacob rent his H8071, and put sackH8071 upon his loins, and mourned for his son many days.


Then Pharaoh sent and called Joseph, and they brought him hastily out of the dungeon: and he shaved himself, and changed his H8071, and came in unto Pharaoh.


Then they rent their H8071, and laded every man his ass, and returned to the city.


To all of them he gave each man changes of H8071; but to Benjamin he gave three hundred pieces of silver, and five changes of H8071.


But every woman shall borrow of her neighbour, and of her that sojourneth in her house, jewels of silver, and jewels of gold, and H8071: and ye shall put them upon your sons, and upon your daughters; and ye shall spoil the Egyptians.


And the people took their dough before it was leavened, their kneadingtroughs being bound up in their H8071 upon their shoulders.


And the children of Israel did according to the word of Moses; and they borrowed of the Egyptians jewels of silver, and jewels of gold, and H8071:


And the LORD said unto Moses, Go unto the people, and sanctify them to day and to morrow, and let them wash their H8071,