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Lexicon :: Strong's H1920 - hāḏap̄

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 476

Strong’s Definitions

הָדַף hâdaph, haw-daf'; a primitive root; to push away or down:—cast away (out), drive, expel, thrust (away).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's H1920 in the following manner: Thrust (3x), drive (3x), cast out (2x), expel (1x), thrust away (1x), cast away (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's H1920 in the following manner: Thrust (3x), drive (3x), cast out (2x), expel (1x), thrust away (1x), cast away (1x).
  1. to thrust, push, drive, cast away, cast out, expel, thrust away

    1. (Qal)

      1. to thrust, push

      2. to drive out, thrust out

      3. to depose

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
הָדַף hâdaph, haw-daf'; a primitive root; to push away or down:—cast away (out), drive, expel, thrust (away).
הָדַף verb thrust, push, drive (הֲדַף in Targum; Arabic هَدَفَ is ingressus ad aliquem fuit, propinquus fuit, also of time prope accessit) —
Qal Perfect 3rd person masculine singular suffix הֲדָפוֺ Numbers 35:22; Jeremiah 46:15; 1st person singular suffix וַהֲדַפְתִּיךָ consecutive Isaiah 22:19; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singularיֶהְדֹּף Proverbs 10:3; suffix 3rd person masculine singular יֶהְדֳּפֶנּוּ Numbers 35:20; suffix 3rd person masculine plural יֶהְדֳּפֵם Joshua 23:5; 3rd person masculine plural suffix יֶהְדְּפֻהוּ Job 18:18; 2nd person masculine plural תֶּהְדֹּ֑פוּ Ezekiel 34:21; Infinitive הֲדֹף Deuteronomy 6:19; Deuteronomy 9:4; suffix הָדְפָהּ 2 Kings 4:27; —
1. thrust, push, subject man, followed by accusative Numbers 35:20, 22 (here fatally); subject cattle, figurative of men, Ezekiel 34:21 (instrumental בְּכָתֵף; || נָגַח); push away 2 Kings 4:27 (Gehazi, the Shunammite); thrust away (from oneself) figurative = reject, הַוַּת רְשָׁעִים Proverbs 10:3 (subject י׳).
2. thrust out, drive out, followed by מִן of place whence & accusative of person; of י׳ driving out enemies of Israel from Canaan Deuteronomy 6:19; Deuteronomy 9:4; Joshua 23:5; compare also indefinite subject יֶהְדְּפֻהוּ מֵאוֺר אֶלחֿשֶׁךְ Job 18:18 (|| וּמִתֵּבֵל יְנִדֻּהוּ); & Jeremiah 46:15 (where no plural whence). Hence
3. = depose Isaiah 22:19 of י׳ deposing Shebna (followed byמִן of station).
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


35:20; 35:20; 35:22; 35:22


6:19; 6:19; 9:4; 9:4


23:5; 23:5

2 Kings

4:27; 4:27


18:18; 18:18


10:3; 10:3


22:19; 22:19


46:15; 46:15


34:21; 34:21


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1920 matches the Hebrew הָדַף (hāḏap̄),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxNum 35:20 - But if he thrust H1920 him of hatred, or hurl at him by laying of wait, that he die;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 35:22 - But if he thrust H1920 him suddenly without enmity, or have cast upon him any thing without laying of wait,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 6:19 - To cast out H1920 all thine enemies from before thee, as the LORD hath spoken.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 9:4 - Speak not thou in thine heart, after that the LORD thy God hath cast them out H1920 from before thee, saying, For my righteousness the LORD hath brought me in to possess this land: but for the wickedness of these nations the LORD doth drive them out from before thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 23:5 - And the LORD your God, he shall expel H1920 them from before you, and drive them from out of your sight; and ye shall possess their land, as the LORD your God hath promised unto you.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:27 - And when she came to the man of God to the hill, she caught him by the feet: but Gehazi came near to thrust her away. H1920 And the man of God said, Let her alone; for her soul is vexed within her: and the LORD hath hid it from me, and hath not told me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 18:18 - He shall be driven H1920 from light into darkness, and chased out of the world.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:3 - The LORD will not suffer the soul of the righteous to famish: but he casteth away H1920 the substance of the wicked.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 22:19 - And I will drive H1920 thee from thy station, and from thy state shall he pull thee down.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 46:15 - Why are thy valiant men swept away? they stood not, because the LORD did drive H1920 them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 34:21 - Because ye have thrust H1920 with side and with shoulder, and pushed all the diseased with your horns, till ye have scattered them abroad;

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