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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #6693 - צוּק

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

1) (Hiphil) to constrain, press, bring into straits, straiten, oppress

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (10) NAS (11) HCS (12)
Deuteronomy 3
Judges 2
Job 1
Isaiah 3
Jeremiah 1
Deuteronomy 3
Judges 2
Job 1
Isaiah 3
Jeremiah 1
Deuteronomy 3
Judges 2
Job 1
Isaiah 5
Jeremiah 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1402) ky (תסכ TsK) AC: Press CO: Burden AB: Stress

J) kfy (תסוכ TsWK) AC: Press CO: Burden AB: Stress

V) kfy (תסוכ TsWK) - Press: To press into a tight place, an oppression. [df: qwu] KJV (11): (vf: Hiphil) distress, oppressor, sore, press, straiten - Strongs: H6693 (צוּק)

Nm ) kfy (תסוכ TsWK) - Burden: A heavy load that causes a pressing. [df: qwu] KJV (1): anguish - Strongs: H6695 (צוּקָה)

Nf1 ) ekfy (תסוכה TsWKH) - Burden: A heavy load that causes a pressing. [df: hqwu] KJV (3): anguish - Strongs: H6695 (צוּקָה)

am ) kfym (מתסוכ MTsWK) - Stress: Something that causes oppression. [df: qwum] KJV (6): straightness, distress, anguish - Strongs: H4689 (מָצוֹק)

kf1 ) ekfym (מתסוכה MTsWKH) - Stress: Something that causes oppression. [df: hqwum hqum] KJV (7): distress, anguish - Strongs: H4691 (מְצֻקָה)

L) kyi (יתסכ YTsK) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Anguish

am ) kyfm (מותסכ MWTsK) - Anguish: [df: quwm] KJV (3): straitness, straitened, vexation - Strongs: H4164 (מוּצַק)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. [צוּק] verb Hiph`il constrain, bring into straits, press upon (Late Hebrew צוּק be distressed (rare), Hiph`il = Biblical Hebrew; Arabic () be narrow, tight, so Ethiopic ; Aramaic עִיק, ; Christian-Palestinian Aramaic ); — Perfect 3 feminine singular הֵצִיקָה Judges 16:16, suffix הֱצִיקַתְהוּ Judges 14:17, נִ֑י Job 32:18 (G1Job 32:19); 1 singular וַהֲצִיקוֺתִ֫י consecutive Isaiah 29:2; Imperfect 3 masculine singular יָצִיק Deuteronomy 28:53 2t.; 3 masculine plural יָצִיקוּ Jeremiah 19:9; Participle מֵצִיק Isaiah 51:13 (twice in verse), plural מְצִיקִים Isaiah 29:7; — bring into straits, by importunity with ל person Judges 16:16, with suffix person Judges 14:17; constrain (to speak) Job 32:18 (suffix person); elsewhere of bringing into straits a city or people, with ל, Isaiah 29:2,7, so Isaiah 7:6 (reading וּנְצִיקֶנָּה for ᵑ0וּנְקִיצֶנָּה), Thes Che Du Gr Marti, compare formula לְ׳בְּמָצוֺר וּבְמָצוֺק אֲשֶׁר יָצ Deuteronomy 28:53,55,57; Jeremiah 19:9; participle absolute הַמֵּצִיק Isaiah 51:13 (twice in verse) the oppressor.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

צוּק to be narrow, straitened, compressed. (Arabic ضاق Med. Ye. Eth. ጠዊቅ፡ to straiten, to compress, kindred roots are עוּק, and also עָנַק, חָנַק, and those connected with them.)

Hiphil הֵצִיק

(1) to straiten, to press upon any one, followed by a dat. and acc., Deuteronomy 28:53, seqq.; Jeremiah 19:9; Job 32:18 specially to straiten a city by siege, Isaiah 29:7. Part. מֵצִיק oppressor, Isaiah 51:13.

(2) to urge any one with prayers, with an acc., Judges 4:17 with a dative, 16:16.

Derivatives, צוֹק, צוּקָה, מוּצַק, מָצוֹק, מְצוּקָה.



(1) i.q. יָצַק to pour, Job 29:6, 28:2, אֶבֶן יָצוּק נְחוּשָׁה “and the stone is poured out (to make) brass,” i.e. they melt the ore into brass. Metaph. Isaiah 26:16, צָקוּן לַחַשׁ “they pour out a prayer” (צָקוּן, Milra, is pret. Kal with Nun paragogic, for צָ֫קוּ).

(2) i.q. הִצִּיק to set up; whence מָצוּק a column.

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הֱ֝צִיקַ֗תְנִי הֱצִיקַ֔תְהוּ הֵצִ֨יקָה הַמֵּצִ֔יק הַמֵּצִֽיק׃ המציק המציק׃ הציקה הציקתהו הציקתני וְהַמְּצִיקִ֖ים וַהֲצִיק֖וֹתִי והמציקים והציקותי יָצִ֥יק יָצִ֧יקוּ יציק יציקו ham·mê·ṣîq hammêṣîq hammeTzik hê·ṣî·qāh hĕ·ṣî·qaṯ·hū hĕ·ṣî·qaṯ·nî hêṣîqāh hĕṣîqaṯhū hĕṣîqaṯnî heTzikah hetziKathu hetziKatni vahatziKoti vehammetziKim wa·hă·ṣî·qō·w·ṯî wahăṣîqōwṯî wə·ham·mə·ṣî·qîm wəhamməṣîqîm yā·ṣî·qū yā·ṣîq yāṣîq yāṣîqū yaTzik yaTziku
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