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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #1766 - דָּחַק
1) to thrust, oppress, crowd
1a) (Qal) to thrust, crowd
Qal Imperfect יִדְחָק֔וּן thrust, crowd, of locusts in swarm Joel 2:8; Participle active plural suffix לֹחֲצֵיהֶם וְדֹחֲקֵיהֶם Judges 2:18 (because of) them that maltreated and oppressed them.
דָּחַק to thrust, to push, as is done in a great crowd, Joel 2:8 (Arabic دحق to repel, to drive away, دحيق cast aside, whence the quadriliteral دحقب to push from behind, compounded of دحق and عقب. Aram. ܕܚܰܩ דְּחק i.q. Heb. With this accords the Gr. διώκω). Part. דֹּחֵק an oppressor (of a people). Judges 2:18.