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Lexicon :: Strong's H5080 - nāḏaḥ

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Strong’s Definitions

נָדַח nâdach, naw-dakh'; a primitive root; to push off; used in a great variety of applications, literally and figuratively (to expel, mislead, strike, inflict, etc.):—banish, bring, cast down (out), chase, compel, draw away, drive (away, out, quite), fetch a stroke, force, go away, outcast, thrust away (out), withdraw.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 52x

The KJV translates Strong's H5080 in the following manner: drive (18x), drive out (6x), ...away (6x), outcasts (5x), cast out (3x), banished (2x), bring (1x), go astray (1x), chased (1x), compelled (1x), down (1x), expelled (1x), miscellaneous (6x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 52x
The KJV translates Strong's H5080 in the following manner: drive (18x), drive out (6x), ...away (6x), outcasts (5x), cast out (3x), banished (2x), bring (1x), go astray (1x), chased (1x), compelled (1x), down (1x), expelled (1x), miscellaneous (6x).
  1. to impel, thrust, drive away, banish

    1. (Qal)

      1. to impel

      2. to thrust away, banish

    2. (Niphal)

      1. to be impelled

      2. to be thrust out, be banished

        1. banished, outcast (participle)

      3. to be driven away

      4. to be thrust away, thrust aside

    3. (Pual) to be thrust into

      1. thrust (participle)

    4. (Hiphil)

      1. to thrust, move, impel

      2. to thrust out, banish

      3. to thrust away, thrust aside

    5. (Hophal) to be chased, be hunted

      1. chased, hunted (participle)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
נָדַח nâdach, naw-dakh'; a primitive root; to push off; used in a great variety of applications, literally and figuratively (to expel, mislead, strike, inflict, etc.):—banish, bring, cast down (out), chase, compel, draw away, drive (away, out, quite), fetch a stroke, force, go away, outcast, thrust away (out), withdraw.
STRONGS H5080: Abbreviations
† [נָדַח] verb impel, thrust, banish (especially Deuteronomy, Jeremiah and later) (Late Hebrew id., beguile, Hiph., Niph.; Aramaic נְדַח (rare) = Biblical Hebrew; Ethiopic bdb062301; thrust; Arabic bdb062302 is drive a ship to shore); —
Qal Imperfect יִדַּח 2 Samuel 14:14; Infinitive לִנְדֹּחַ Deuteronomy 20:19; — transitive
1. impel (i.e. wield) an axe, followed byעַלֿ Deuteronomy 20:19;
2. thrust away, banish followed byמִןֿ 2 Samuel 14:14.
Niph. Perfect 3rd person feminine singular נִדְּחָה Job 6:13, etc.; (Imperfect יִדַּ֫חוּ Jeremiah 23:12 see דחח); Participle נִדָּח 2 Samuel 14:14; נִדָּחָה Micah 4:6 + 2 times; נִדַּ֫חַת Ezekiel 34:4, 16, etc. On נִדְחֵי Isaiah 11:12; Isaiah 56:8; Psalm 147:2 see Ki Köi. 317; —
1. be impelled: וְנִדְּחָה יָרוֺ בַּגַּרְוֶן be impelled with the axe Deuteronomy 19:5.
2. be thrust out, banished: of dispersion in exile, followed by שָׁם Jeremiah 40:12; Jeremiah 43:5 (|| שׁוּב); followed by לִפְנֵי Jeremiah 49:5 (|| קִבֵּץ); compare also figurative תֻּשִׁיָּה נִדְּחָה מִמֶּנִּי Job 6:13 is banished from me, i.e. is non-existent; especially Participle banished one(s), outcast(s), as accusative of congnate meaning with verb with נָדַח 2 Samuel 14:14; with קִבֵּץ Micah 4:6; Deuteronomy 30:4; Zephaniah 3:19; Nehemiah 1:9; יִשִׂרָאֵל נ׳, with אָסַף Isaiah 11:12 (|| נְפֻצוֺת יְקַבֵּץ); with קִבֵּץ Isaiah 56:8; with כִּנֵּס Psalm 147:2; with הֵשִׁיב 2 Samuel 14:13; Ezekiel 34:4, 16 (both || אֹבֵד); with בּוֺא Isaiah 27:13 (|| id.); see also Isaiah 16:3, 4; Jeremiah 49:36; outcast = neglected one, figurative of Zion Jeremiah 30:17 (|| דֹּרֵשׁ אֵין לָהּ).
3. driven away (from herd, i.e.) straying Deuteronomy 22:1.
4. thrust away, aside from י׳ to idiolatry Deuteronomy 4:19; Deuteronomy 30:17 (followed by וְהִשְׁתַּחֲוָה).
Pu. Participle אֲקֵלָה מְנֻדָּח Isaiah 8:22 thrust into darkness.
Hiph. Perfect וְהִדִּיחַ consecutive 2 Samuel 15:14; הִדַּ֫חְתִּי Jeremiah 23:3; Jeremiah 29:14, etc.; Imperfect suffix וַיַּדַּח 2 Chronicles 21:11 + 2 Kings 17:21 Qr; וַיַּדִּ֫יחוּ Deuteronomy 13:14, etc.; Imperative suffix הַדִּיחֵ֫מוֺ Psalm 5:11; Infinitive הַדִּיחַ Psalm 62:5, etc.; —
1. thrust, move, impel, figurative, object רָעָה 2 Samuel 15:14 (followed by עַלֿ.
2. thrust out, banish, especially of exile, subject י׳, with accusative followed by שָׁ֫מָּה Deuteronomy 30:1; Jeremiah 46:28; Jeremiah 16:15 (|| הֶעֱלָה); followed by שָׁם Jeremiah 8:3; Jeremiah 24:9; Jeremiah 29:18; Daniel 9:7 + Ezekiel 4:13 (omitted by Greek Version of the LXX Co); Jeremiah 23:3 (|| קִבֵּץ), Jeremiah 23:8 (|| הֶעֱלָה, הֵבִיא) Jeremiah 29:14 (|| קִבֵּץ, הֵשֹׁיב), so Jeremiah 32:37; also Jeremiah 27:10 (|| הַרְחִיק), Jeremiah 27:15 (|| אָבַד), compare Jeremiah 23:2 (Judah under figure of flock, subject evil shepherd, || הֵפִיץ), Jeremiah 50:17 (Israel as sheep, subject enemies as lions); of driving out priests 2 Chronicles 13:9; invader Joel 2:20 (followed by אֶלֿ); wicked Psalm 5:11 (|| הַאֲשִׁימֵם); good man from his eminence Psalm 62:5 (followed by מִן).
3. thrust away, aside, from י׳ to idolatry, with accusative, Deuteronomy 13:14; followed by מִןהַֿדֶּרֶךְ Deuteronomy 13:6; מֵעַל י׳ Deuteronomy 13:11; מֵאַחֲרֵי י׳ 2 Kings 17:21 Qr (Kt see נדא); compare 2 Chronicles 21:11 (|| הִזְנָה).
4. compel, force, subject adulteress (by flattery), followed by accusative Proverbs 7:21 (|| הִטָּה).
Hoph. Participle מֻדָּח chased, hunted, צְבִי מ׳ Isaiah 13:14, simile of fugitive Babylonians.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


4:19; 13:6; 13:11; 13:14; 13:14; 19:5; 20:19; 20:19; 22:1; 30:1; 30:4; 30:17

2 Samuel

14:13; 14:14; 14:14; 14:14; 14:14; 15:14; 15:14

2 Kings

17:21; 17:21

2 Chronicles

13:9; 21:11; 21:11




6:13; 6:13


5:11; 5:11; 62:5; 62:5; 147:2; 147:2




8:22; 11:12; 11:12; 13:14; 16:3; 16:4; 27:13; 56:8; 56:8


8:3; 16:15; 23:2; 23:3; 23:3; 23:8; 23:12; 24:9; 27:10; 27:15; 29:14; 29:14; 29:18; 30:17; 32:37; 40:12; 43:5; 46:28; 49:5; 49:36; 50:17


4:13; 34:4; 34:4; 34:16; 34:16






4:6; 4:6



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5080 matches the Hebrew נָדַח (nāḏaḥ),
which occurs 52 times in 51 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Deu 4:19–Mic 4:6)

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 4:19 - “And be careful not to raise your eyes to heaven and look at the sun, the moon, and the stars, all the heavenly [fn]lights, and allow yourself to be drawn H5080 away H5080 and worship them and serve them, things which the LORD your God has allotted to all the peoples under the whole heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 13:5 - “But that prophet or that dreamer of dreams shall be put to death, because he has spoken falsely against the LORD your God who brought you out of the land of Egypt and redeemed you from the house of [fn]slavery, to drive H5080 you from the way in which the LORD your God commanded you to walk. So you shall eliminate the evil from among you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 13:10 - “So you shall stone him [fn]to death, because he has attempted to drive H5080 you away H5080 from the LORD your God who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of [fn]slavery.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 13:13 - some worthless men have gone out from among you and have seduced H5080 the inhabitants of their city, saying, ‘Let’s go and serve other gods’ (whom you have not known),
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 19:5 - as when a person goes into the forest with his friend to cut wood, and his hand [fn]swings H5080 the axe to cut down the tree, and the iron head slips off the [fn]handle and [fn]strikes his friend so that he dies—he may flee to one of these cities and live.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 20:19 -

“When you besiege a city for a long time, to make war against it in order to capture it, you shall not destroy its trees by swinging H5080 an axe against them; for you may eat from them, so you shall not cut them down. For [fn]is the tree of the field a human, that it should [fn]be besieged by you?

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:1 -

“You shall not see your countryman’s ox or his sheep straying H5080 away H5080, and avoid them; you shall certainly bring them back to your countryman.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 30:1 -

“So it will be when all of these things have come upon you, the blessing and the curse which I have placed before you, and you [fn]call them to mind in all the nations where the LORD your God has scattered H5080 you,

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 30:4 - “If any of your scattered H5080 countrymen are at the [fn]ends of the earth, from there the LORD your God will gather you, and from there He will [fn]bring you back.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 30:17 - “But if your heart turns away and you will not obey, but allow yourself to be led H5080 astray H5080 and you worship other gods and serve them,
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 14:13 - The woman said, “Why then have you planned such a thing against the people of God? For in speaking this word the king is like one who is guilty, in that the king does not bring back his banished H5080 one H5080.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 14:14 - “For we will surely die and are like water spilled on the ground, which cannot be gathered up. Yet God does not take away life, but makes plans so that the banished H5080 one H5080 will not be cast H5080 out H5080 from Him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:14 - So David said to all his servants who were with him in Jerusalem, “Arise and let’s flee, for otherwise none of us will escape from Absalom. Go quickly, or he will hurry and overtake us, and bring H5080 disaster H5080 on us and strike the city with the edge of the sword.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 17:21 -

When He had torn Israel from the house of David, they made Jeroboam the son of Nebat king. Then Jeroboam drove Israel away from following the LORD and misled them into a great sin.

Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 13:9 - “Have you not driven H5080 out H5080 the priests of the LORD, the sons of Aaron and the Levites, and made for yourselves priests like the peoples of other lands? Whoever comes to consecrate himself with a bull and seven rams, even he may become a priest of things that are not gods.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 21:11 - Furthermore, he made high places in the mountains of Judah, and caused the inhabitants of Jerusalem to be unfaithful, and led H5080 Judah astray H5080.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 1:9 - but if you return to Me and keep My commandments and do them, though those of you who have been scattered H5080 were in the most remote part of the heavens, I will gather them from there and bring them to the place where I have chosen to have My name dwell.’
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 6:13 -

“Is it that my help is not within me,

And that a good outcome is driven H5080 away H5080 from me?

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 5:10 -

Make them pay, God;

Have them fall by their own schemes!

Scatter H5080 them in the multitude of their wrongdoings,

For they are rebellious against You.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 62:4 -

They have planned only to thrust H5080 him down H5080 from his high position;

They delight in falsehood;

They bless with [fn]their mouth,

But inwardly they curse. Selah

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 7:21 -

With her many persuasions she entices him;

With her [fn]flattering lips she seduces H5080 him.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 8:22 - Then they will look to the earth, and behold, distress and darkness, the gloom of anguish; and they will be driven H5080 away H5080 into darkness.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:14 -

And it will be that, like a hunted H5080 gazelle,

Or like sheep with no one to gather them,

Each of them will turn to his own people,

And each of them will flee to his own land.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 16:3 -

[fn]Give us advice, make a decision;

[fn]Cast your shadow like night [fn]at high noon;

Hide the outcasts H5080, do not betray the fugitive.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 16:4 -

“Let the [fn]outcasts H5080 of Moab stay with you;

Be a hiding place to them from the destroyer.”

For the oppressor has come to an end, destruction has ceased,

Oppressors have been removed from the land.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 27:13 - It will come about also on that day that a great trumpet will be blown, and those who were perishing in the land of Assyria and who were scattered H5080 in the land of Egypt will come and worship the LORD on the holy mountain in Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 8:3 - “And death will be chosen rather than life by all the remnant that remains of this evil family, that remains in all the places to which I have driven H5080 them,” declares the LORD of armies.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 16:15 - but, ‘As the LORD lives, who brought up the sons of Israel from the land of the north and from all the lands where He had banished H5080 them.’ For I will restore them to their own land which I gave to their fathers.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:2 - Therefore this is what the LORD, the God of Israel says concerning the shepherds who are [fn]tending My people: “You have scattered My flock and driven H5080 them away H5080, and have not been concerned about them; behold, I am going to call you to account for the evil of your deeds,” declares the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:3 - “Then I Myself will gather the remnant of My flock out of all the countries where I have driven H5080 them, and bring them back to their pasture, and they will be fruitful and multiply.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:8 - but, ‘As the LORD lives, who brought up and led the descendants of the household of Israel back from the north land and from all the countries where I had driven H5080 them.’ Then they will live on their own soil.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 24:9 - ‘I will make them an object of terror and an evil for all the kingdoms of the earth, as a disgrace and a proverb, a taunt and a curse in all the places where I will scatter H5080 them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 27:10 - ‘For they are prophesying a lie to you in order to remove you far from your land; and I will drive H5080 you away H5080 and you will perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 27:15 - for I have not sent them,” declares the LORD, “but they are prophesying falsely in My name, so that I will drive H5080 you away H5080 and that you will perish, you and the prophets who prophesy to you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 29:14 - ‘I will let Myself be found by you,’ declares the LORD, ‘and I will restore your fortunes and gather you from all the nations and all the places where I have driven H5080 you,’ declares the LORD, ‘and I will bring you back to the place from where I sent you into exile.’
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 29:18 - ‘I will pursue them with the sword, with famine, and with plague; and I will make them an object of terror to all the kingdoms of the earth, to be a curse and an object of horror and [fn]hissing, and a disgrace among all the nations where I have driven H5080 them,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 30:17 -

‘For I will [fn]restore you to [fn]health

And I will heal you of your wounds,’ declares the LORD,

‘Because they have called you an outcast H5080, saying:

“It is Zion; no one [fn]cares for her.”’

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 32:37 - “Behold, I am going to gather them out of all the lands to which I have driven H5080 them in My anger, in My wrath, and in great indignation; and I will bring them back to this place and have them live in safety.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 40:12 - Then all the Jews returned from all the places to which they had been scattered H5080 and came to the land of Judah, to Gedaliah at Mizpah, and gathered wine and summer fruit in great abundance.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 43:5 - Instead, Johanan the son of Kareah and all the commanders of the forces took the entire remnant of Judah who had returned from all the nations to which they had been scattered H5080, in order to reside in the land of Judah
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 46:28 -

“Jacob My servant, do not fear,” declares the LORD,

“For I am with you.

For I will make a complete destruction of all the nations

Where I have driven H5080 you,

Yet I will not make a complete destruction of you;

But I will correct you properly

And by no means leave you unpunished.”

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 49:5 -

“Behold, I am going to bring terror upon you,”

Declares the Lord [fn]GOD of armies,

“From all directions around you;

And you will be driven H5080 away H5080 [fn]one after another,

With no one to gather the fugitives together.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 49:36 -

‘I will bring upon Elam the four winds

From the four ends of heaven,

And will scatter them to all these winds;

And there will be no nation

To which the outcasts H5080 of Elam will not go.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:17 -

“Israel is a scattered [fn]flock, the lions have driven H5080 them away H5080. The first one who devoured him was the king of Assyria, and this last one who has gnawed his bones is Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon.

Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:13 - Then the LORD said, “In this way the sons of Israel will eat their bread unclean among the nations where I will scatter H5080 them.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 34:4 - “Those who are sickly you have not strengthened, the diseased you have not healed, the broken you have not bound up, the scattered H5080 you have not brought back, nor have you searched for the lost; but with force and with violence you have [fn]dominated them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 34:16 - “I will seek the lost, bring back the scattered H5080, bind up the broken, and strengthen the sick; but the fat and the strong I will eliminate. I will feed them with judgment.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:7 -

“Righteousness belongs to You, Lord, but to us [fn]open shame, as it is this day—to the men of Judah, the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and all Israel, those who are nearby and those who are far away in all the countries to which You have driven H5080 them, because of their unfaithful deeds which they have committed against You.

Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 2:20 -

“But I will remove the northern army far from you,

And I will drive H5080 it into a dry and desolate land,

Its advance guard into the eastern sea,

And its rear guard into the western sea.

And its stench will ascend and its odor of decay will come up,

Because it has done great things.”

Unchecked Copy BoxMic 4:6 -

“On that day,” declares the LORD,

“I will assemble those who limp

And gather the scattered H5080,

Those whom I have afflicted.

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