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Strong's #1763 - דְּחַל

Root Word (Etymology)
corresponding to (H2119)
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1) to fear

1a) (Peal)

1a1) to fear

1a2) terrible (passive participle)

1b) (Pael) to cause to be afraid, make afraid

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 5398 ‑ φοβερός (fob‑er‑os');  5399 ‑ φοβέω (fob‑eh'‑o);  2125 ‑ εὐλαβέομαι (yoo‑lab‑eh'‑om‑ahee);  5401 ‑ φόβος (fob'‑os);  
Frequency Lists
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KJV (6)
Daniel 6
NAS (7)
Daniel 7
CSB (5)
Daniel 5
BSB (6)
Daniel 6
ESV (6)
Daniel 6
WEB (5)
Daniel 5
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2120) lhz (זההל ZHhL) AC: Fear CO: ? AB: ?

V) lhz (זההל ZHhL) - F KJV (9): (vf: Paal, Participle) serpent, worm, fear, dread, terrible, afraid - Strongs: H1763 (דְּחַל), H2119 (זָחַל)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [דְּחַל] verb fear (so ᵑ7 Syriac; Biblical Hebrew II. זָחַל]; —

Pe`al Participle active plural דָּֽחְלִין Daniel 5:19, with מִןקֳֿדָם of king, Daniel 6:27, id. of God; passive דְּחִיל terrible Daniel 2:31, feminine דְּחִילָה Daniel 7:7,19.

Pa`el Imperfect 3 masculine singular suffix וִידֵחֲלִנַּנִי Daniel 4:2 the dream made me afraid.

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

דְּחַל Ch. to fear, i.q. Hebr. זָחַל prop. to creep along, to go with a quiet gait, like timid persons, furchtfam heranfchleichen. To this corresponds the Syr. ܕܚܶܠ to fear. Arab. دحل to flee, to withdraw, pr. fich davonfchleichen, to withdraw oneself secretly. Constr. followed by מִן קֳדָם (compare יָרֵא מִפְּנֵי), Daniel 5:19. Part. דְּחִיל terrible, Daniel 2:31, 7:7.

Pael דַּחֵל to make afraid, terrify. Daniel 4:2.

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List of Word Forms
דְּחִֽיל׃ דְּחִילָ֣ה דְּחִילָה֩ דחיל׃ דחילה וְדָ֣חֲלִ֔ין וְדָחֲלִ֖ין וִֽידַחֲלִנַּ֑נִי ודחלין וידחלנני də·ḥî·lāh də·ḥîl deChil dechiLah dəḥîl dəḥîlāh vedachaLin vidachalinNani wə·ḏā·ḥă·lîn wəḏāḥălîn wî·ḏa·ḥă·lin·na·nî wîḏaḥălinnanî
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