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Strong's #2312 - חֵדֶק

from an unused root meaning to sting
Parts of Speech
masculine noun
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Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

  1. brier, thorn, prick

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 173 ‑ ἄκανθα (ak'‑an‑thah);  
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ASV (2)
Proverbs 1
Micah 1
BSB (2)
Proverbs 1
Micah 1
CSB (1)
Proverbs 1
Micah 1
ESV (2)
Proverbs 1
Micah 1
KJV (2)
Proverbs 1
Micah 1
LEB (2)
Proverbs 1
Micah 1
LSB (2)
Proverbs 1
Micah 1
N95 (2)
Proverbs 1
Micah 1
NAS (3)
Proverbs 1
Micah 1
NLT (0)
The World English Bible
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this Strong's Number
WEB (2)
Proverbs 1
Micah 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2149) qdh (ההדק HhDQ) AC: ? CO: Thorn AB: ?: [from: dh- as sharp]

Nm ) qdh (ההדק HhDQ) - Thorn: KJV (2): thorn, brier - Strongs: H2312 (חֵדֶק)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 חֵ֑דֶק noun [masculine] brier (Late Hebrew id.; Aramaic חִדְקָא Löw p. 147, No. 104; compare Arabic a kind of night-shade, see Lane532); — טוֺבָם כַּחֵדֶק Micah 7:4 the best of them (si vera lectio) is like the brier ("" יָשָׁר מִמְּסוּכָה); דֶּרֶךְ עָצֵל כִּמְשֻׂכַת חָ֑דֶק Proverbs 15:19 the way of a sluggard is like a brier-hedge.

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List of Word Forms
חָ֑דֶק חדק כְּחֵ֔דֶק כחדק Chadek ḥā·ḏeq ḥāḏeq kə·ḥê·ḏeq keChedek kəḥêḏeq
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