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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 H1710 of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, 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 H1710 of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 7:18 - And the fish H1710 that is in the river shall die, and the river shall stink; and the Egyptians shall lothe to drink of the water of the river.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 7:21 - And the fish H1710 that was in the river died; and the river stank, and the Egyptians could not drink of the water of the river; and there was blood throughout all the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 11:5 - We remember the fish, H1710 which we did eat in Egypt freely; the cucumbers, and the melons, and the leeks, and the onions, and the garlick:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 4:18 - The likeness of any thing that creepeth on the ground, the likeness of any fish H1710 that is in the waters beneath the earth:
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 105:29 - He turned their waters into blood, and slew their fish. H1710
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 H1710 stinketh, because there is no water, and dieth for thirst.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 29:4 - But I will put hooks in thy jaws, and I will cause the fish H1710 of thy rivers to stick unto thy scales, and I will bring thee up out of the midst of thy rivers, and all the fish H1710 of thy rivers shall stick unto thy scales.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 29:5 - And I will leave thee thrown into the wilderness, thee and all the fish H1710 of thy rivers: thou shalt fall upon the open fields; thou shalt not be brought together, nor gathered: I have given thee for meat to the beasts of the field and to the fowls of the heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 47:9 - And it shall come to pass, that every thing that liveth, which moveth, whithersoever the rivers shall come, shall live: and there shall be a very great multitude of fish, H1710 because these waters shall come thither: for they shall be healed; and every thing shall live whither the river cometh.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 47:10 - And it shall come to pass, that the fishers shall stand upon it from Engedi even unto Eneglaim; they shall be a place to spread forth nets; their fish H1710 shall be according to their kinds, as the fish H1710 of the great sea, exceeding many.
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 2:1 - Then Jonah prayed unto the LORD his God out of the fish's H1710 belly,
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