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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #5065 - נָגַשׂ

Transliteration
nâgaś
Phonetics
naw-gas'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
1296
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to press, drive, oppress, exact, exert demanding pressure

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to press, drive

1a2) to exact

1a3) driver, taskmaster, ruler, oppressor, tyrant, lord, exactor of tribute (participle)

1b) (Niphal) to be hard pressed

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 523 ‑ ἀπαιτέω (ap‑ah'ee‑teh‑o);  1325 ‑ δίδωμι (did'‑o‑mee);  1643 ‑ ἐλαύνω (el‑ow'‑no);  1985 ‑ ἐπίσκοπος (ep‑is'‑kop‑os);  1988 ‑ ἐπιστάτης (ep‑is‑tat'‑ace);  4238 ‑ πράσσω (pras'‑so);  4317 ‑ προσάγω (pros‑ag'‑o);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (23)
Exodus
5
Deuteronomy
2
1 Samuel
2
2 Kings
1
Job
2
Isaiah
8
Daniel
1
Zechariah
2
NAS (24)
Exodus
5
Deuteronomy
2
1 Samuel
2
2 Kings
1
Job
2
Isaiah
9
Daniel
1
Zechariah
2
HCS (23)
Exodus
5
Deuteronomy
2
1 Samuel
2
2 Kings
1
Job
2
Isaiah
8
Daniel
1
Zechariah
2
BSB (23)
Exodus
5
Deuteronomy
2
1 Samuel
2
2 Kings
1
Job
2
Isaiah
8
Daniel
1
Zechariah
2
ESV (16)
Deuteronomy
2
1 Samuel
2
2 Kings
1
Job
2
Isaiah
6
Daniel
1
Zechariah
2
WEB (23)
Exodus
5
Deuteronomy
2
1 Samuel
2
2 Kings
1
Job
2
Isaiah
8
Daniel
1
Zechariah
2
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2375) xcn (נגס NGS) AC: Drive CO: ? AB: ?: [from: cn- touching]

V) xcn (נגס NGS) - Drive: To drive oxen or men. [df: Vgn] KJV (23): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Participle) oppressor, taskmaster, exact, distress, oppress, driver, exactor, tax - Strongs: H5065 (נָגַשׂ)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2021
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

נָגַשׂ fut. יִגֹּשׂ (once יִנְגּוֹשׂ Isaiah 58:3), [“Arabic نجش”] to impel, to urge, to drive

(1) a labourer to work, Isaiah 58:3. Whence part. נוֹגֵשׂ a taskmaster, ἐργοδιώκτης, Exodus 3:7; Job 3:18 also followed by בְּ, hence נֹגֵשׂ בּוֹ Isaiah 9:3 used of a driver of animals, Job 39:7.

(2) to urge a debtor, to demand a debt, with an acc. of pers. Deuteronomy 15:2, Deuteronomy 15:3 to demand tribute, followed by two acc. of the tribute and those on whom it is levied, 2 Kings 23:35 part. נוֹגֵשׂ an exactor of tribute, Daniel 11:20.

(3) to reign, to rule, part. נוֹגֵשׂ a ruler, a tyrant, Isaiah 3:12, 14:2 60:17 Zechariah 10:4. Ethiop. ነገሠ፡ id. whence ንጉሥ፡ and ነጋሢ፡ a king; ንጉሠ፡ ነገሥት፡ king of kings, a title of the king of Ethiopia.

Niphal נִגַּשׂ to be pressed, harassed, 1 Samuel 13:6; Isaiah 53:7 to press or harass one another, Isaiah 3:5 to be harassed with toil, to be wearied out (used of an army), 1 Samuel 14:24.

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List of Word Forms
בְּנֹגְשֵׂיהֶֽם׃ בנגשיהם׃ הַנֹּגְשִׂ֣ים הַנֹּגֵ֣שׂ הנגש הנגשים וְהַנֹּגְשִׂ֖ים וְנִגַּ֣שׂ וְנֹגְשַׂ֖יִךְ והנגשים ונגש ונגשיך יִגֹּ֤שׂ יגש נ֝וֹגֵ֗שׂ נִגַּ֖שׂ נִגַּ֨שׂ נָגַ֞שׂ נֹֽגְשָׂ֔יו נֹגְשֵׂ֤י נֹגְשֵׂ֥י נֹגְשָׂ֣יו נֹגֵ֑שׂ נֹגֵ֔שׂ נֹגֵֽשׂ׃ נגש נגש׃ נגשי נגשיו נוֹגֵ֖שׂ נוגש תִּגֹּ֑שׂ תִּנְגֹּֽשׂוּ׃ תגש תנגשו׃ bə·nō·ḡə·śê·hem bənōḡəśêhem benogeseiHem han·nō·ḡə·śîm han·nō·ḡêś hannoGes hannōḡêś hannogeSim hannōḡəśîm nā·ḡaś naGas nāḡaś nig·gaś nigGas niggaś nō·ḡə·śāw nō·ḡə·śê nō·ḡêś nō·w·ḡêś noGes nōḡêś nogeSav nōḡəśāw nōḡəśê nogeSei nōwḡêś tig·gōś tigGos tiggōś tin·gō·śū tinGosu tingōśū vehannogeSim venigGas venogeSayich wə·han·nō·ḡə·śîm wə·nig·gaś wə·nō·ḡə·śa·yiḵ wəhannōḡəśîm wəniggaś wənōḡəśayiḵ yig·gōś yigGos yiggōś
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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