the Week of Proper 20 / Ordinary 25
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #3363 - יָקַע
1) to be dislocated, be alienated
1a) (Qal) to be dislocated, be torn away, be alienated
1b1) to execute slowly (by exposure or impalation)
1b2) to hang
1c) (Hophal) to be executed
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Qal Imperfect 3 feminine singular תֵּקַע Jeremiah 6:8; וַתֵּ֫קַע Genesis 32:26 2t.; dislocated Genesis 32:26 (Jacob's thigh); elsewhere figurative of נפשׁ; torn away, alienated from any one, followed by מִן Jeremiah 6:8; Ezekiel 23:17; followed by מֵעַל Ezekiel 23:18.
Hiph`il Perfect וְהוֺקַעֲנוּם consecutive 2 Samuel 21:6; Imperfect וַיֹּקִיעֻם 2 Samuel 21:9; Imperative הוֺקַע Numbers 25:4; of some solemn form of execution, but meaning uncertain: Aq Ges impale; ᵐ5ᵑ6 expose (ἐξηλιάζειν, παραδειγματἰζειν); ᵑ7ᵑ9 crucify; Rs Rel. Semitic 398-419 throw down (Arabic ) a rock (compare 2 Chronicles 25:12): + ליהוה 2 Samuel 21:6 (׳לפני י 2 Samuel 21:9), Numbers 25:4.
Hoph`al Participle הַמּוּקָעִים 2 Samuel 21:13; passive of Hiph`il
יָקַע only in fut. יֵקַע i.q. נָקַע to be torn off, to be torn away; hence
(1) to be dislocated, as a limb, Genesis 32:26.
(2) metaph. to be alienated from any one, Jeremiah 6:8; Ezekiel 23:17, 18 Ezekiel 23:18 followed by מִן and מֵעַל.
Hiphil הוֹקִיעַ to hang upon a stake, to fix to a stake, a punishment by which the limbs were dislocated: [Perhaps simply to hang, in which the neck is dislocated], Numbers 25:4; 2 Samuel 21:6, 2 Samuel 21:9.
Hophal pass. 2 Samuel 21:13.
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