Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 2490 in the sense of opening

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 661d

KJV Translation Count — 22x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: beginning (14), first (5), first time (2), begin (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. beginning, first
a. the first time
b. from the beginning, in the beginning (with prep)

Strong's Definitions

tchillah, tekh-il-law'; from 2490 in the sense of opening; a commencement; rel. original (adverb, -ly): — begin(ning), first (time).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And he went on his journeys from the south even to Bethel, unto the place where his tent had been at the H8462, between Bethel and Hai;


And when they had eaten them up, it could not be known that they had eaten them; but they were still ill favoured, as at the H8462. So I awoke.


And the men were afraid, because they were brought into Joseph's house; and they said, Because of the money that was returned in our sacks at the H8462 H8462 are we brought in; that he may seek occasion against us, and fall upon us, and take us for bondmen, and our asses.


And said, O sir, we came indeed down at the H8462 H8462 to buy food:


Now after the death of Joshua it came to pass, that the children of Israel asked the LORD, saying, Who shall go up for us against the Canaanites H8462, to fight against them?


And the children of Israel arose, and went up to the house of God, and asked counsel of God, and said, Which of us shall go up H8462 to the battle against the children of Benjamin? And the LORD said, Judah shall go up H8462.


So Naomi returned, and Ruth the Moabitess, her daughter in law, with her, which returned out of the country of Moab: and they came to Bethlehem in the H8462 of barley harvest.


Behold, he is hid now in some pit, or in some other place: and it will come to pass, when some of them be overthrown at the H8462, that whosoever heareth it will say, There is a slaughter among the people that follow Absalom.


And he delivered them into the hands of the Gibeonites, and they hanged them in the hill before the LORD: and they fell all seven together, and were put to death in the days of harvest, in the H8462 days, in the H8462 of barley harvest.


And Rizpah the daughter of Aiah took sackcloth, and spread it for her upon the rock, from the H8462 of harvest until water dropped upon them out of heaven, and suffered neither the birds of the air to rest on them by day, nor the beasts of the field by night.