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Lexicon :: Strong's H1749 - dônāḡ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain derivation
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 444a

Strong’s Definitions

דּוֹנַג dôwnag, do-nag'; of uncertain derivation; wax;:—wax.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x

The KJV translates Strong's H1749 in the following manner: wax (4x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x
The KJV translates Strong's H1749 in the following manner: wax (4x).
  1. wax (always figurative 'of melting')

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
דּוֹנַג dôwnag, do-nag'; of uncertain derivation; wax;:—wax.
דּוֺנַג noun masculine wax, דּוֺנַג Micah 1:4 + 2 times; דּוֺנָג֑ Psalm 22:15 — always in simile, of melting; at theophany hills melt like wax Psalm 97:5; like wax before fire Micah 1:4; wicked perish as wax melteth before fire Psalm 68:3; heart melteth like wax Psalm 22:15 (simile of fear, despair). On ד׳ in Psalm 118:12 compare Bae Checritical note.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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22:15; 22:15; 68:3; 97:5; 118:12


1:4; 1:4


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1749 matches the Hebrew דּוֹנָג (dônāḡ),
which occurs 4 times in 4 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:14 - I am poured out like water, and all my bones are out of joint: my heart is like wax; H1749 it is melted in the midst of my bowels.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 68:2 - As smoke is driven away, so drive them away: as wax H1749 melteth before the fire, so let the wicked perish at the presence of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 97:5 - The hills melted like wax H1749 at the presence of the LORD, at the presence of the Lord of the whole earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 1:4 - And the mountains shall be molten under him, and the valleys shall be cleft, as wax H1749 before the fire, and as the waters that are poured down a steep place.

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