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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #7833 - שָׁחַק
1) to rub away, beat fine, pulverise
1a1) to rub away
1a1a) of incense, stones
1a1b) of enemies (figuratively)
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) to rub or beat in pieces, i.q. Arab. سحق, Exodus 30:36. Figuratively applied to enemies, Psalms 18:43.
(2) to rub or wear away. Job 14:19, אֲבָנִים שָֽׁחֲקוּ מַיִם “the waters wear away (hollow out), the stones.” Hence
the Week of Proper 24 / Ordinary 29