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Strong's #03905 - לָחַץ

Transliteration
lâchats
Phonetics
law-khats'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
1106
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לַחַץ
Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to squeeze, press, oppress

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to squeeze, press

1a2) to oppress

1b) (Niphal) to squeeze oneself

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 598 ‑ ἀποθλίβω (ap‑oth‑lee'‑bo);  2559 ‑ κακόω (kak‑o'‑o);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (19)
Exodus 3
Numbers 2
Judges 5
1 Samuel 1
2 Kings 3
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 1
Amos 1
NAS (20)
Exodus 3
Numbers 2
Judges 5
1 Samuel 1
2 Kings 4
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 1
Amos 1
HCS (19)
Exodus 3
Numbers 2
Judges 5
1 Samuel 1
2 Kings 3
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 1
Amos 1
BSB (19)
Exodus 3
Numbers 2
Judges 5
1 Samuel 1
2 Kings 3
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 1
Amos 1
ESV (15)
Numbers 2
Judges 5
1 Samuel 1
2 Kings 3
Psalms 1
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 1
Amos 1
WEB (19)
Exodus 3
Numbers 2
Judges 5
1 Samuel 1
2 Kings 3
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 1
Amos 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2307) yhl (לההתס LHhTs) AC: Squeeze CO: ? AB: Oppression: [from: ql- gathering]

V) yhl (לההתס LHhTs) - Squeeze: KJV (19): (vf: Paal, Niphal) oppress, afflict, crush, fast, force, oppressor, thrust - Strongs: H3905 (לָחַץ)

Nm) yhl (לההתס LHhTs) - Oppression: KJV (12): oppression, affliction - Strongs: H3906 (לַחַץ)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2024
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 לָחַץ verb squeeze, press, figurative oppress (Arabic ; Christian-Palestinian Aramaic Schw Idioticon 48 (with which Nö M74 compare Mandean הלאצא, torture, NS. press together, urge, exert oneself); see also rare derivatives in Syriac PS1932); —

Qal Perfect ׳ל Judges 4:3 2t. etc.; Imperfect suffixיִלְחָצֵנִי Psalm 56:2; 3 feminine singular וַתִּלְחַץ Numbers 22:25, etc.; Participle pluralלֹחֲצִים Exodus 3:9 2t., etc. —

1 squeeze, press: followed by accusative + אֶל Judges 1:34; Numbers 22:25b (J); followed by accusative + בְּ instrumental 2 Kings 6:32 shut the door and press him (back, out) with the door.

2 oppress: followed by accusative of person Exodus 22:20 (ׅ "" (הוֺנָה, Exodus 23:29 (both E), Psalm 56:2; of people Exodus 3:9 (E; + accusative of congnate meaning with verb), Judges 2:18; Judges 4:3; Judges 6:9; Judges 10:12; 1 Samuel 10:18; Amos 6:14; 2 Kings 13:4,22; Jeremiah 30:20; Psalm 106:42; absolute Isaiah 19:20

Niph`al Imperfect 3 feminine singular וַתִּלָּחֵץ Numbers 22:25a (J) squeeze oneself, of Balaam's ass, followed byאלהַֿקִּיר.


Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

לָחַץ fut. יִלְחַץ i.q. נָחַץ (kindred to אָלַץ, אָנַס, אוּץ), [נָחַץ], to press, to squeeze, Numbers 22:25; 2 Kings 6:32 to oppress, to afflict a people, Exodus 23:9; Judges 1:34, 2:18. (Arab. لحص VIII. to compel, لحز to set upon, to be importunate with, Samaritan Dan 6:1-28 Act 9:1-43.)

Niphal, to squeeze oneself, Numbers 22:25. Hence


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List of Word Forms
הַלֹּחֲצִ֖ים הלחצים וְלָחֲצ֥וּ וַיִּלְחֲצ֧וּ וַיִּלְחָצ֥וּם וַתִּלְחַ֛ץ וַתִּלָּחֵץ֙ וּלְחַצְתֶּ֤ם וילחצו וילחצום ולחצו ולחצתם ותלחץ יִלְחָצֵֽנִי׃ ילחצני׃ לָחֲצ֖וּ לָחַ֖ץ לָחַ֞ץ לָחַ֥ץ לֹֽחֲצִ֔ים לֹחֲצִ֥ים לֹחֲצֵיהֶ֖ם לֹחֲצֵיכֶ֑ם לֹחֲצָֽיו׃ לחץ לחצו לחציהם לחציו׃ לחציכם לחצים תִלְחָ֑ץ תִלְחָצֶ֑נּוּ תלחץ תלחצנו hal·lō·ḥă·ṣîm hallochaTzim hallōḥăṣîm lā·ḥă·ṣū lā·ḥaṣ laChatz lachaTzu lāḥaṣ lāḥăṣū lō·ḥă·ṣāw lō·ḥă·ṣê·hem lō·ḥă·ṣê·ḵem lō·ḥă·ṣîm lochaTzav lochatzeiChem lochatzeiHem lochaTzim lōḥăṣāw lōḥăṣêhem lōḥăṣêḵem lōḥăṣîm ṯil·ḥā·ṣen·nū ṯil·ḥāṣ tilChatz tilchaTzennu ṯilḥāṣ ṯilḥāṣennū ū·lə·ḥaṣ·tem ulechatzTem ūləḥaṣtem vaiyilchaTzu vaiyilchaTzum vattilChatz vattillaChetz velachaTzu wat·til·ḥaṣ wat·til·lā·ḥêṣ wattilḥaṣ wattillāḥêṣ way·yil·ḥă·ṣū way·yil·ḥā·ṣūm wayyilḥăṣū wayyilḥāṣūm wə·lā·ḥă·ṣū wəlāḥăṣū yil·ḥā·ṣê·nî yilchaTzeni yilḥāṣênî
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