Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #5472 - סוּג
1) to move, go, turn back, move away, backslide
1a) (Qal) to backslide, prove recreant to
1b1) to turn oneself away, turn back
1b2) to be turned or driven back, be repulsed
1325) cx (סג SG) AC: Turn CO: ? AB: Increase: The pictograph x is a picture of a thorn representing a turning, the c is a picture of a foot. Combined these mean "turning of the foot". To turn around or change directions.
bm ) aicx (סגיא SGYA) - Large: A greatness in size or stature. [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: aygV] KJV (15): great, excellent, much, great, very, exceeding, sore - Strongs: H7689 (שַׂגִּיא), H7690 (שַׂגִּיא)
V) cfx (סוג SWG) - Turn: To turn or change directions, either physically or mentally. [df: gwV] KJV (17): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Pilpel, Participle) turn, back, backslider, drive - Strongs: H5472 (סוּג), H5473 (סוּג), H7734 (שׂוּג), H7735 (שׂוּג)
Nm ) cix (סיג SYG) - I. Dross:The impurities as scum or dregs that are formed on the surface of molten metals. [df: gwo]II. Turn:[df: gyV]KJV (9): dross, pursuing - Strongs: H5509 (סוּג), H7873 (שִׂיג)
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
סוּג (once שׂוּג 2 Samuel 1:22) i.q. נָסַג to go away from, to depart, especially from God, followed by מִן Psalms 80:19, 53:4. Part. pass. Proverbs 14:14, סוּג לֵב one who draws back in heart (from God), compare Psalms 44:19.
Niphal נָסוֹג, fut. יִסּוֹג to draw back (prop. to be made to draw back)
(a) used of an enemy when retreating, commonly with the addition of אָחוֹר. Psalms 35:4, יִסֹּגוּ אָחוֹר וְיַחְפְּרוּ “let them draw back and be ashamed.” Psalms 40:15, 70:3 129:5 Isaiah 42:17, 50:5 Jeremiah 46:5.
(b) followed by מֵאַחֲרֵי יְהֹוָה to draw back from Jehovah, i.q. Kal, Zephaniah 1:6 without these words, id. Psalms 44:19, 78:57.
[Hiphil, see נָסַג.]
Derived nouns, סוּג, סִיג, שִׂיג.
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