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Strong's #6120 - עָקֵב

Root Word (Etymology)
from (H6117) in its denominative sense
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1) overreacher, supplanter

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KJV (1)
Psalms 1
NAS (1)
Psalms 1
BSB (0)
BSB (1)
Psalms 1
ESV (1)
Psalms 1
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Psalms 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2571) bqo (אהקב AhQB) AC: Restrain CO: Heel AB: ?: The restraining of the heel when taking a step forward. [from: ko]

V) bqo (אהקב AhQB) - Restrain: To hold back. KJV (5): (vf: Paal, Piel) supplant, heel, stay - Strongs: H6117 (עָקַב)

Nm) bqo (אהקב AhQB) - I. Heel:What is restrained when taking a step forward. II. Because:In the sense of being on the heel of something else. KJV (29): heel, footstep, horsehoof, at last, step, liers, because, reward, end, by, for, if - Strongs: H6118 (עֵקֶב), H6119 (עִקְּבָה), H6120 (עָקֵב)

Nf1) ebqo (אהקבה AhQBH) - Subtlety: As appearing to be hidden in the sense of restraint. KJV (1): subtilty - Strongs: H6122 (עָקְבָה)

cm) bfqo (אהקוב AhQWB) - Crooked: From the angle of the ankle. KJV (3): crooked, deceitful, polluted - Strongs: H6121 (עָקֹב)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. עָקֵב verbal adjective overreacher, Psalm 49:6 עֲוֺן עֲקֵבַי יְסֻבֵּנִי i.e. of those who would take some insidious advantage of me.

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

עָקֵב constr. עֲקֵב, plur. constr. עִקְבֵי (in some printed copies עִקְּבֵי with Dag. euphon.) m.

(1) the heel

(a) of men, Genesis 3:15; Psalms 56:7; Job 18:9; Jeremiah 13:22; Song of Solomon 1:8.

(b) of horses, the hoof, Genesis 49:17; Judges 5:22.

(2) metaph. the extreme rear of an army, Joshua 8:13; Genesis 49:19.

(3) plur. עִקְּבֹות prints (of the heel or foot), Psalms 77:20, 89:52 (compare Song of Solomon 1:8).

(4) verbal adj. of the root No. 3, a lier in wait, Psalms 49:6.

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List of Word Forms
עֲקֵבַ֣י עקבי ‘ă·qê·ḇay ‘ăqêḇay akeVai
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