the Week of Proper 20 / Ordinary 25
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #1743 - דּוּךְ
1) (Qal) to pound, beat (in mortar)
1080) kd (דכ DK) AC: Crush CO: Mortar AB: ?: The pictograph d is a door representing the idea of moving back and forth. The k is a picture of the palm of the hand representing a bowl from its shape. Combined these pictures mean "the moving back and forth in a cup". Seeds are placed in a stone mortar, a stone cup, the stone pestle is moved around the cup to crush the seeds into a powder.
V) kkd (דככ DKK) - Small: To crush or beat something into small pieces. [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: qqd] KJV (23): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hophal) beat small, powder, stamp, bruise, small, dust, beat in pieces, break in pieces - Strongs: H1854 (דָּקַק), H1855 (דְּקַק)
Nm ) kid (דיכ DYK) - Siege works: Engines of war constructed next to a city wall for the purpose of battering it into pieces to allow entry into the city. [df: qyd] KJV (6): fort - Strongs: H1785 (דָּיֵק)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Qal. Perfect 3 plural דָּכ֨וּ בַּמְּדֹכָה ( milra`) Numbers 11:8 ("" טָֽחֲנוּ בָרֵחַיִם).
דּוּךְ i.q. דָּכַךְ to pound, to beat to powder, Numbers 11:8. (Arab. دَاكَ id.) Hence מְדֹכָה a mortar.
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org.
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