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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #6125 - עָקָה

Word Origin
from (05781)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) oppression, pressure

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2347 ‑ θλῖψις (thlip'‑sis);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (1) HCS (1)
Psalms 1
Psalms 1
Psalms 1
n-cfsc 1
n-cfsc 1
n-cfsc 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1364) qo (אהק AhQ) AC: Press CO: ? AB: Oppression

A) qo (אהק AhQ) AC: Press CO: ? AB: Oppression: A pressing in on one as oppression.

Nf1) eqo (אהקה AhQH) - Oppression: KJV (1): oppression - Strongs: H6125 (עָקָה)

H) eqo (אהקה AhQH) AC: Press CO: ? AB: ?

am ) eqom (מאהקה MAhQH) - Parapet: A place of pressing as one leans on it. A wall that is placed around the roof as this place was occupied because of its coolness in the summer. KJV (1): battlement - Strongs: H4624 (מַעֲקֶה)

J) qfo (אהוק AhWQ) AC: Press CO: ? AB: ?

V) qfo (אהוק AhWQ) - Press: KJV (2): (vf: Hiphil) press - Strongs: H5781 (עוּק)

L) qoi (יאהק YAhQ) AC: Press CO: Burden AB: ?

af1 ) eqofm (מואהקה MWAhQH) - Burden: KJV (1): affliction - Strongs: H4157 (מוּעָקָה)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [עָקָה] noun feminine pressure (si vera lectio, Aramaic word, ᵑ7עָֽקְתָא, Syriac ); — only construct מִמְּנֵיעָקַת רָשָׁע Psalm 55:4 because of the pressure of the wicked; > read צַעֲקַת ("" קוֺל; Ol and others), which means cry for help.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

עָקָה an unused root, see מַעֲקֶה.

עָקָה f. oppression, Psalms 55:4, from the root עוּק.

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