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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5086 - נָדַף

Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to drive, drive away, drive asunder

1a) (Qal) to drive about

1b) (Niphal) to be driven, be driven about

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1377 ‑ διώκω (dee‑o'‑ko);  1856 ‑ ἐξωθέω (ex‑o‑theh'‑o, ex‑o'‑tho);  2795 ‑ κινέω (kin‑eh'‑o);  3679 ‑ ὀνειδίζω (on‑i‑did'‑zo);  5342 ‑ φέρω (fer'‑o);  3947 ‑ παροξύνω (par‑ox‑oo'‑no);  1587 ‑ ἐκλείπω (ek‑li'‑po);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (9) NAS (8) HCS (9)
Leviticus 1
Job 2
Psalms 2
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 2
Leviticus 1
Job 2
Psalms 2
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 1
Leviticus 1
Job 2
Psalms 3
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 2
v-nPms 4
v-np3ms 1
v-qi2ms 1
v-nPms 4
v-np3ms 1
v-qi2ms 2
v-nPms 4
v-np3ms 1
v-qi2ms 2

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2384) pdn (נדפ NDP) AC: Toss CO: ? AB: ?: The back and forth falling of a leaf as it falls from a tree. [from: dn- being tossed to and fro]

V) pdn (נדפ NDP) - Toss: To toss back and forth. KJV (9): (vf: Paal, Niphal) drive, thrust, shake, toss - Strongs: H5086 (נָדַף)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [נָדַף] verb drive, drive asunder ( Late Hebrew id., spread, be diffused, disseminated (of odour); Arabic strike, beat, especially bow-string with mallet, to clean cotton; also play the lyre; Aramaic נְדַף = Late Hebrew; Ethiopic throw, hurl); —

Qal Imperfect suffix יִדְּפֶנּוּ Job 32:13 (jussive); 3 feminine singular suffix תִּדְּפֶנּוּ Psalm 1:4; 2 masculine singular תִּנְדֹּף Psalm 68:3; — drive about, chaff, subject wind Psalm 1:4; wicked, subject God Psalm 68:3 (כְּהִנְדֹּף עָשָׁן, see below); compare Job 32:13 (= defeat, anguish).

Niph`al Perfect נִדַּף Isaiah 19:7; Infinitive. כְּהִנְדֹּף Psalm 68:3 (see Kö i. 306 f); Participle נִדָּף Leviticus 26:36 3t.; — be driven, driven about (especially by wind) Psalm 68:3, see above (like a driving [Che drift] of smoke); of breath (הֶבֶל) figurative of deceitful gain Proverbs 21:6 (ᵐ5 Hi Ew רֹדֵף; see De Now); of withered plant Isaiah 19:7 (where subject עָרוֺת, מִוְרָע i.e. place; whence Che transitive ׳נ vanish; but reference probably to plant-life in these places, see Di); of leaf Leviticus 26:36 (as making slight sound), Job 13:25 (figurative of sufferer, "" קַשׁ יָבֵשׁ), of chaff (קַשׁ) Isaiah 41:2 (simile of bow of hostile kings "" עָפָר).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

נָדַף נָדַף fut. יִנְדֹּף Psalms 68:3, and יִדֹּף Psalms 1:4 to dispel, to drive away, as the wind drives away chaff, stubble, smoke, Psalms 1:4, 68:3 to put to flight an enemy, i.e. to conquer, metaph. Job 32:13.

Niphal נִדַּף  pass. to be driven away, Isaiah 41:2; Psalms 68:3 עָלֶה נִדָּף a leaf driven by the wind, Levit. 26:36 Job 13:25 inf. constr. הִנְדֹּף Psalms 68:3.

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List of Word Forms
יִדְּפֶ֣נּוּ ידפנו כְּהִנְדֹּ֥ף כהנדף נִ֝דָּ֗ף נִדַּ֖ף נִדָּ֔ף נִדָּ֖ף נִדָּ֣ף נדף תִּ֫נְדֹּ֥ף תִּדְּפֶ֥נּוּ תדפנו תנדף kə·hin·dōp̄ kehinDof kəhindōp̄ nid·dap̄ nid·dāp̄ nidDaf niddap̄ niddāp̄ tid·də·p̄en·nū tiddeFennu tiddəp̄ennū tin·dōp̄ tinDof tindōp̄ yid·də·p̄en·nū yiddeFennu yiddəp̄ennū
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