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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #1785 - דָּיֵק
1) bulwark, siege-wall, sidewall
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.
דָּיֵק (from the Ch. and Syr. root דּוּק to look out), m. a watch-tower, place to look out, as erected by besiegers, i.q. בַּהַן and Syr. ܕܘܰܩܐܳ, commonly collect. 2 Kings 25:1; Jeremiah 52:4; Ezekiel 4:2, 17:17 21:27 26:8. There is often said בָּנָה דָיֵק, once נָתַן Ezekiel 26:8. J. D. Michaëlis, whom I formerly followed, understood it to be a wall of circumvallation, cast up by besiegers, Eircumvallationslinie (LXX. in the book of Kings, περίτειχος); but compare Rosenm. on Ezekiel 4:2 also Barhebr. p. 206; he erected a tower ܠܕܘܰܩܳܐ for looking out, keeping watch.
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