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Strong's #7833 - שָׁחַק

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1) to rub away, beat fine, pulverise

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to rub away

1a1a) of incense, stones

1a1b) of enemies (figuratively)

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (4)
Exodus 1
2 Samuel 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
NAS (6)
Exodus 1
2 Samuel 1
Job 2
Psalms 2
HCS (3)
2 Samuel 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
BSB (4)
Exodus 1
2 Samuel 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
ESV (3)
2 Samuel 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
WEB (4)
Exodus 1
2 Samuel 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2828) qhs (סהההק ShHhQ) AC: Beat CO: Powder AB: ?: A repetitive beating or pounding to pulverize or to make small such as the tumbling of stones in a river. [from: hs- destruction by striking]

V) qhs (סהההק ShHhQ) - Beat: To continually beat something to make it small or turn to powder. KJV (4): (vf: Paal) beat, wear - Strongs: H7833 (שָׁחַק)

Nm) qhs (סהההק ShHhQ) - Powder: A pulverized powder. Also the clouds as a fine powder. KJV (21): cloud, sky, dust, cloud - Strongs: H7834 (שַׁחַק)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [שָׁחַק] verb rub away, beat fine, pulverize (so Arabic , worn garment, thin clouds; Aramaic שְׁחַק, pilverize; Ecclus שחק Sirach 6:36 is go often (wear by treading), Str compare iter terere); —

Qal Perfect 3 plural אֲבָּנִים שָֽׁחֲקוּ מַיִם Job 14:19 waters rub away stones; 2 masculine singular וְשָׁחַקְתָּ֫ Exodus 30:36 (P; of pulverizing incense, see דקק

Hiph`il); figurative, accusative of foes, Imperfect 1 singular suffix וְאֶשְׁחָקֵם 2 Samuel 22:43 ("") = Psalm 18:43.

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


(1)  to rub or beat in pieces, i.q. Arab. سحق, Exodus 30:36. Figuratively applied to enemies, Psalms 18:43.

(2) to rub or wear away. Job 14:19, אֲבָנִים שָֽׁחֲקוּ מַיִם “the waters wear away (hollow out), the stones.” Hence

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List of Word Forms
וְֽאֶשְׁחָקֵ֗ם וְאֶשְׁחָקֵ֖ם וְשָֽׁחַקְתָּ֣ ואשחקם ושחקת שָׁ֥חֲקוּ שחקו šā·ḥă·qū šāḥăqū Shachaku veeshchaKem veshachakTa wə’ešḥāqêm wə·’eš·ḥā·qêm wə·šā·ḥaq·tā wəšāḥaqtā
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