שׁשּׁה שׁשׁ 


shesh; shaysh masc. shishshah



Parts of Speech

n m/f

Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive number

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2336a

KJV Translation Count — 215x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: six (187), sixteen 6240 (21), sixteenth 6240 (3), sixth (2), sixteen 7657 (1), threescore 7239 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. six
a. six (cardinal number)
b. sixth (ordinal number)
c. in combination with other numbers

Strong's Definitions

shesh, shaysh; masculine shishshah, shish-shaw'; a primitive number; six (as an overplus (see 7797) beyond five or the fingers of the hand); as ord. sixth: — six((-teen, -teenth)), sixth.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Noah was H8337 hundred years old when the flood of waters was upon the earth.


In the H8337 hundredth year of Noah's life, in the second month, the seventeenth day of the month, the same day were all the fountains of the great deep broken up, and the windows of heaven were opened.


And it came to pass in the H8337 hundredth and first year, in the first month, the first day of the month, the waters were dried up from off the earth: and Noah removed the covering of the ark, and looked, and, behold, the face of the ground was dry.


And Abram was fourscore and H8337 years old, when Hagar bare Ishmael to Abram.


And Leah said, God hath endued me with a good dowry; now will my husband dwell with me, because I have born him H8337 sons: and she called his name Zebulun.


Thus have I been twenty years in thy house; I served thee fourteen years for thy two daughters, and H8337 years for thy cattle: and thou hast changed my wages ten times.


These are the sons of Zilpah, whom Laban gave to Leah his daughter, and these she bare unto Jacob, even H8337teen souls.


All the souls that came with Jacob into Egypt, which came out of his loins, besides Jacob's sons' wives, all the souls were H8337 and H8337;


And the children of Israel journeyed from Rameses to Succoth, about H8337 hundred thousand on foot that were men, beside children.


And he took H8337 hundred chosen chariots, and all the chariots of Egypt, and captains over every one of them.