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Lexicon :: Strong's H1791 - dēḵ

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Part of Speech
demonstrative pronoun
Root Word (Etymology)
Prolonged from דָּא (H1668)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2675

Strong’s Definitions

דֵּךְ dêk, dake; (Aramaic) or דָּךְ dâk; (Aramaic), prolonged from H1668; this:—the same, this.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x

The KJV translates Strong's H1791 in the following manner: this (12x), same (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x
The KJV translates Strong's H1791 in the following manner: this (12x), same (1x).
  1. this

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
דֵּךְ dêk, dake; (Aramaic) or דָּךְ dâk; (Aramaic), prolonged from H1668; this:—the same, this.

Biblical Aramaic

דֵּךְ demonstrative pronoun masculine this,
feminine דָּח; only Ezra; Daniel uses דִּכֵּן (Egyptian and Cappadocian Aramaic זך (CISii. 151 RŠS:361 B S-CPap. (feminine דכא, דכי ib.F 6, 9), LzbEph. i. 67); Targum דֵּיכֵי, feminine דָּח; Arabic bdb108803; Ethiopic bdb108804 From bdb108805 זֶה, דָּא (feminine), with the affix ך (WCG 110), thus literally = German dieser da. The plural is H1797 אִלֵּךְ, which see); — this (always after its substantive), Ezra 5:16 דֵּךְ שֵׁשְׁבַּצַּר, Ezra 5:17 בֵּית־אֱלָהֲ דֵךְ, Ezra 6:7, 8, 12; feminine Ezra 4:13,15,16 (twice in verse); Ezra 4:19,21 all דָךְ קִרְיְתָא, Ezra 5:8.
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Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1791 matches the Hebrew דֵּךְ (dēḵ),
which occurs 13 times in 11 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:13 - “Now let it be known to the king, that if that city is rebuilt and the walls are finished, they will not pay tribute, custom or toll, and it will damage the revenue of the kings.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:15 - so that a search may be made in the record books of your fathers. And you will discover in the record books and learn that that city is a rebellious city and damaging to kings and provinces, and that they have incited revolt within it in past days; therefore that city was laid waste.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:16 - “We inform the king that if that city is rebuilt and the walls finished, as a result you will have no possession in the province beyond the River.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:19 - “A decree has been [fn]issued by me, and a search has been made and it has been discovered that that city has risen up against the kings in past days, that rebellion and revolt have been perpetrated in it,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:21 - “So, now issue a decree to make these men stop work, that this H1791 city may not be rebuilt until a decree is issued by me.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:8 - “Let it be known to the king that we have gone to the province of Judah, to the house of the great God, which is being built with huge stones, and [fn]beams are being laid in the walls; and this H1791 work is going on with great care and is succeeding in their hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:16 - ‘Then that Sheshbazzar came and laid the foundations of the house of God [fn]in Jerusalem; and from then until now it has been under construction and it is not yet completed.’
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:17 - “Now if it pleases the king, let a search be conducted in the king’s treasure house, which is there in Babylon, if it be that a decree was issued by King Cyrus to rebuild this H1791 house of God at Jerusalem; and let the king send to us his decision concerning this matter.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:7 - “Leave this H1791 work on the house of God alone; let the governor of the Jews and the elders of the Jews rebuild this H1791 house of God on its site.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:8 - “Moreover, I issue a decree concerning what you are to do for these elders of Judah in the rebuilding of this H1791 house of God: the full cost is to be paid to these people from the royal treasury out of the taxes of the provinces beyond the River, and that without delay.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:12 - “May the God who has caused His name to dwell there overthrow any king or people who [fn]attempts to change it, so as to destroy this H1791 house of God in Jerusalem. I, Darius, have issued this decree, let it be carried out with all diligence!”

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