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Lexicon :: Strong's H1710 - dāḡâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 401b

Strong’s Definitions

דָּגָה dâgâh, daw-gaw'; feminine of H1709, and meaning the same:—fish.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x

The KJV translates Strong's H1710 in the following manner: fish (15x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x
The KJV translates Strong's H1710 in the following manner: fish (15x).
  1. fish

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
דָּגָה dâgâh, daw-gaw'; feminine of H1709, and meaning the same:—fish.
STRONGS H1710: Abbreviations
דָּגָה noun feminine fish (Late Hebrew id.) — דָּגָה Numbers 11:5 + 5 times; construct דְּגַת Genesis 1:26 + 4 times + Ezekiel 29:4b (strike out B Co); suffix דְּגָתוֺ Ezekiel 47:10 Greek Version of the LXX Vulgate Co; (MT דגתם), דְּגָתָם Isaiah 50:2; Psalm 105:29 + Ezekiel 47:10 MT compare above — fish, almost always collective; fish of sea דְּגַת הַיָּם Genesis 1:26, 28 (P) Ezekiel 47:10 (in simile); in Nile (יְאֹר) Exodus 7:18, 21 (E) compare Psalm 105:29, דְּגַת יְאֹרֶיךָ Ezekiel 29:4 (twice in verse) (compare above) Ezekiel 29:5; in sea and rivers Isaiah 50:2; Ezekiel 47:9, 10; food in Egypt Numbers 11:5 (JE); image of fish forbidden in worship, as of beasts and birds Deuteronomy 4:18 (on sacredness of fish, and use in sacrifice compare SeldenDe Diis Syris, ii. 3. RSSern. i. 274); of single fish only Jonah 2:2 (Jonah 2:1 (twice in verse); Jonah 2:11 דָּג) by late usage; compare conversely דָּאג = דָּגָה collective Nehemiah 13:16.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


1:26; 1:26; 1:28


7:18; 7:21


11:5; 11:5






105:29; 105:29


50:2; 50:2


29:4; 29:4; 29:5; 47:9; 47:10; 47:10; 47:10; 47:10


2:1; 2:2


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1710 matches the Hebrew דָּגָה (dāḡâ),
which occurs 15 times in 13 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:26 - And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the birds of the heavens, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:28 - And God blessed them: and God said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it; and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the birds of the heavens, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 7:18 - And the fish that are in the river shall die, and the river shall become foul; and the Egyptians shall loathe to drink water from the river.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 7:21 - And the fish that were in the river died; and the river became foul, and the Egyptians could not drink water from the river; and the blood was throughout all the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 11:5 - We remember the fish, which we did eat in Egypt for nought; the cucumbers, and the melons, and the leeks, and the onions, and the garlic:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 4:18 - the likeness of anything that creepeth on the ground, the likeness of any fish that is in the water under the earth;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 105:29 -
He turned their waters into blood,
And slew their fish.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 50:2 - Wherefore, when I came, was there no man? when I called, was there none to answer? Is my hand shortened at all, that it cannot redeem? or have I no power to deliver? Behold, at my rebuke I dry up the sea, I make the rivers a wilderness: their fish stink, because there is no water, and die for thirst.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 29:4 - And I will put hooks in thy jaws, and I will cause the fish of thy rivers to stick unto thy scales; and I will bring thee up out of the midst of thy rivers, with all the fish of thy rivers which stick unto thy scales.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 29:5 - And I will cast thee forth into the wilderness, thee and all the fish of thy rivers: thou shalt fall upon the open field; thou shalt not be brought together, nor gathered; I have given thee for food to the beasts of the earth and to the birds of the heavens.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 47:9 - And it shall come to pass, that every living creature which swarmeth, in every place whither the rivers come, shall live; and there shall be a very great multitude of fish; for these waters are come thither, and the waters of the sea shall be healed, and everything shall live whithersoever the river cometh.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 47:10 - And it shall come to pass, that fishers shall stand by it: from En-gedi even unto En-eglaim shall be a place for the spreading of nets; their fish shall be after their kinds, as the fish of the great sea, exceeding many.
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 2:1 - Then Jonah prayed unto Jehovah his God out of the fish’s belly.
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