Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #6658 - צָדָה
Nm ) diy (תסיד TsYD) - I. Hunter:One who lays in ambush. II. Meat:The produce of the hunt. KJV (20): venison, hunter, victuals, provision, hunting, catch, food, hunting - Strongs: H6718 (צַיִד), H6719 (צַיָּד)
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צָדָה [see below] (kindred to the verb צוּד), to lie in wait for any one, followed by an acc. Exodus 21:13 followed by נֶפֶשׁ to lie in wait for life, 1 Samuel 24:12.
Derivatives, צְדִיָה, Ch. צְדָא.
Niphal, according to the Chaldee and Syriac use, to be desolated (perhaps prop. to be taken by lying in wait), Zephaniah 3:6.
(1) to cut down, to mow, whence the name of the letter צ. Hence
(2) to lay waste a country or city; so Ch. etc.”
“Niphal, to be laid waste, used of cities, Zephaniah 3:6. Parall. נָשַׁמּוּ. Jerome, desolatœ sunt.”
(1) prop. to fix the eyes on any thing. So Syr.” Hence
“(2) to fix the mind on anything, to search for; followed by an acc. 1 Samuel 24:12. Absol. Exodus 21:13.”]
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