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Strong's #1740 - דּוּחַ

Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
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1) to rinse, cleanse away by rinsing, cast out, purge, wash, washing

1a) (Hiphil)

1a1) to rinse

1a2) to cleanse (by washing) (figuratively)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1856 ‑ ἐξωθέω (ex‑o‑theh'‑o, ex‑o'‑tho);  4150 ‑ πλύνω (ploo'‑no, ploo'‑o);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (4)
2 Chronicles 1
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 1
NAS (5)
2 Chronicles 1
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 1
HCS (4)
2 Chronicles 1
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 1
BSB (4)
2 Chronicles 1
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 1
ESV (4)
2 Chronicles 1
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 1
WEB (4)
2 Chronicles 1
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1077) hd (דהה DHh) AC: Push CO: ? AB: Worthless: The pictograph d is a door representing the idea of moving back and forth. The h is a picture of a wall. Combined these pictures mean "the back and forth movement of a wall" (see Psalm 62:3) .

A) hd (דהה DHh) AC: Throw down CO: Ruin AB: ?: A continual pushing to cause a ruin or stumbling.

fm) ihd (דההי DHhY) - Stumble: KJV (2): fall - Strongs: H1762 (דְּחִי)

hf1) ehdm (מדההה MDHhH) - Ruin: Something that is thrown down in ruin. KJV (1): ruin - Strongs: H4072 (מִדְחֶה)

jf) nfhd (דההונ DHhWN) - Instrument: A musical instrument that is continually struck such as a harp. [Aramaic only] KJV (1): instrument, musick - Strongs: H1761 (דַּחֲוָה)

H) ehd (דההה DHhH) AC: Push CO: ? AB: ?: A continual pushing to throw down or out.

V) ehd (דההה DHhH) - Push: To push something down or onward. [df: xxd] KJV (11): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Pual) outcast, thrust, sore, overthrow, chase, tottering, drive away, drive on, cast down - Strongs: H1760 (דָּחַח)

J) hfd (דוהה DWHh) AC: ? CO: Clean AB: ?

V) hfd (דוהה DWHh) - Clean: Something that has been scrubbed clean. KJV (4): (vf: Hiphil) wash, purge, cast out - Strongs: H1740 (דּוּחַ)

am) hfdm (מדוהה MDWHh) - Worthless: What is cast away as worthless. KJV (1): causes of banishment - Strongs: H4065 (מַדּוּחִים)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [דּוּחַ, דִּיחַ] verb rinse, cleanse away by rinsing, washing (Late Hebrew Hiph`il, Aramaic Aph`el id.; compare Assyrian dî—u Dl Proverbs 177) —

Hiph`il Perfect suffix הדיחנו Kt Jeremiah 51:34 Qr הֱדִיחָ֑נִי but read הִדִּיחני from נדח (Hi, compare Jeremiah 50:17); Imperfect 3 masculine singular יָדִיחַ Isaiah 4:4; 3 masculine plural יָדִיחוּ 2 Chronicles 4:6 + Ezekiel 40:38 (Co conjecture הַקָּדִים); —

1 rinse, victims to be offered in sacrifice Ezekiel 40:38, Song of Solomon 2Chronicles 4:6 (compare above)

2 figurative cleanse by washing Isaiah 4:4, of removing guilt.

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

דּוּחַ not used in Kal, i.q. דָּחָה, נָדַח to thrust out, to cast away. Arab. دَاخَ to render abject, and intrans. to be vile, abject. VI. to cast forth.

Hiphil הֵדִיחַ

(1) to thrust out, to cast away, Jeremiah 51:34.

(2) to wash away, to purge the altar, 2 Chronicles 4:6; Ezekiel 40:38 the crime of bloodshed, Isaiah 4:4.

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List of Word Forms
הֱדִיחָֽנִי׃ הדיחני׃ יָדִ֣יחַ יָדִ֣יחוּ יָדִ֥יחוּ ידיח ידיחו hĕ·ḏî·ḥā·nî hediChani hĕḏîḥānî yā·ḏî·aḥ yā·ḏî·ḥū yaDiach yāḏîaḥ yaDichu yāḏîḥū
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