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Lexicon :: Strong's H6293 - pāḡaʿ

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Strong’s Definitions

פָּגַע pâgaʻ, paw-gah'; a primitive root; to impinge, by accident or violence, or (figuratively) by importunity:—come (betwixt), cause to entreat, fall (upon), make intercession, intercessor, intreat, lay, light (upon), meet (together), pray, reach, run.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 46x

The KJV translates Strong's H6293 in the following manner: fall (12x), meet (11x), reach (7x), intercession (4x), intreat (2x), entreat (1x), miscellaneous (9x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 46x
The KJV translates Strong's H6293 in the following manner: fall (12x), meet (11x), reach (7x), intercession (4x), intreat (2x), entreat (1x), miscellaneous (9x).
  1. to encounter, meet, reach, entreat, make intercession

    1. (Qal)

      1. to meet, light upon, join

      2. to meet (of kindness)

      3. to encounter, fall upon (of hostility)

      4. to encounter, entreat (of request)

      5. to strike, touch (of boundary)

    2. (Hiphil)

      1. to cause to light upon

      2. to cause to entreat

      3. to make entreaty, interpose

      4. to make attack

      5. to reach the mark

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
פָּגַע pâgaʻ, paw-gah'; a primitive root; to impinge, by accident or violence, or (figuratively) by importunity:—come (betwixt), cause to entreat, fall (upon), make intercession, intercessor, intreat, lay, light (upon), meet (together), pray, reach, run.
STRONGS H6293: Abbreviations
פָּגַע verb meet, encounter, reach (Late Hebrew id.; Aramaic פְּגַע, bdb080306; possibly akin to Arabic bdb080307, bdb080308 happen to, light upon; bdb080309 is pain, afflict); —
Qal Perfect 3rd person masculine singular פ׳ 1 Kings 2:32 +, suffix וּפְגָעוֺ consecutive Amos 5:19, etc.; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular וַיִּפְגַּע Genesis 28:11+; 1st person plural נְפְגַּע Job 21:15, etc.; Imperative masculine singular פְּגַע Judges 8:21+; masculine plural פִּגְצוּ Genesis 23:8; Infinitive construct לִפְגֹּע 1 Samuel 22:17, suffix פִּגְעוֹ Numbers 35:19, 21; —
1. meet, light upon, with accusative of person 1 Samuel 10:5; Exodus 5:20 (J), with suffix person Amos 5:19; שׁוֺר פ׳ Exodus 23:4; with ב person Genesis 32:2; [Genesis 32:1 (E), Numbers 35:19, 21 (P); with ב location Genesis 28:11 (E).
2. meet, with kindness, with accusative of person Isaiah 64:5 (subject י׳), so Isaiah 47:3 according to Ew De Di and others; CheHpt אֶפְרַע (reading, with Du, אמר for אָדָם).
3. encounter with hostility, fall upon with ב person Joshua 2:16 (JE), Judges 8:21; Judges 15:12; Judges 18:25; 1 Samuel 22:17, 18 (twice in verse); 2 Samuel 1:15; 1 Kings 2:25, 29, 31, 32, 34, 46; Ruth 2:22; of God, with accusative (suffix), + ב instrumental Exodus 5:3.
4. encounter with request, entreat, with ב person Jeremiah 7:16; Job 21:15, followed by clause Jeremiah 27:18; Ruth 1:16, + ל person on whose behalf Genesis 23:8
5. strike, touch, of boundary, with ב location Joshua 16:7; Joshua 19:11, 22, 26, 27, 34 (twice in verse), compare Joshua 17:10; with אֶל location Joshua 19:11.
1. cause to light upon, Perfect 3rd person masculine singular הִפְגִּיעַ with accusative of thing + ב person Isaiah 53:6.
2. cause one (accusative) to entreat 1st person singular הִפְגַּעְתִּי (ב person) Jeremiah 15:11 (otherwise Gie; Co strike out see as gloss).
3. make entreaty, 3rd person plural הִפְגִּעוּ Jeremiah 36:25 with ב person; more generally interpose, Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יַפְגִּיעַ Isaiah 53:12, with ל person in whose behalf; Participle מַפְגִּיעַ Isaiah 59:16 one interposing.
4. make attack, only Participle Job 36:32 assailant, but Ol Bu Du and others מִפְגָּע mark.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


23:8; 23:8; 28:11; 28:11; 32:1


5:3; 5:20; 23:4


35:19; 35:19; 35:21; 35:21


2:16; 16:7; 17:10; 19:11; 19:11; 19:22; 19:26; 19:27; 19:34


8:21; 8:21; 15:12; 18:25


1:16; 2:22

1 Samuel

10:5; 22:17; 22:17; 22:18

2 Samuel


1 Kings

2:25; 2:29; 2:31; 2:32; 2:32; 2:34; 2:46


21:15; 21:15; 36:32


47:3; 53:6; 53:12; 59:16; 64:5


7:16; 15:11; 27:18; 36:25


5:19; 5:19

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6293 matches the Hebrew פָּגַע (pāḡaʿ),
which occurs 46 times in 43 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:8 - And he communed with them, saying, If it be your mind that I should bury my dead out of my sight; hear me, and intreat H6293 for me to Ephron the son of Zohar,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:11 - And he lighted H6293 upon a certain place, and tarried there all night, because the sun was set; and he took of the stones of that place, and put them for his pillows, and lay down in that place to sleep.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:1 - And Jacob went on his way, and the angels of God met H6293 him.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 5:3 - And they said, The God of the Hebrews hath met with us: let us go, we pray thee, three days' journey into the desert, and sacrifice unto the LORD our God; lest he fall H6293 upon us with pestilence, or with the sword.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 5:20 - And they met H6293 Moses and Aaron, who stood in the way, as they came forth from Pharaoh:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:4 - If thou meet H6293 thine enemy's ox or his ass going astray, thou shalt surely bring it back to him again.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 35:19 - The revenger of blood himself shall slay the murderer: when he meeteth H6293 him, he shall slay him.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 35:21 - Or in enmity smite him with his hand, that he die: he that smote him shall surely be put to death; for he is a murderer: the revenger of blood shall slay the murderer, when he meeteth H6293 him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 2:16 - And she said unto them, Get you to the mountain, lest the pursuers meet H6293 you; and hide yourselves there three days, until the pursuers be returned: and afterward may ye go your way.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 16:7 - And it went down from Janohah to Ataroth, and to Naarath, and came H6293 to Jericho, and went out at Jordan.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 17:10 - Southward it was Ephraim's, and northward it was Manasseh's, and the sea is his border; and they met together H6293 in Asher on the north, and in Issachar on the east.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:11 - And their border went up toward the sea, and Maralah, and reached H6293 to Dabbasheth, and reached H6293 to the river that is before Jokneam;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:22 - And the coast reacheth H6293 to Tabor, and Shahazimah, and Bethshemesh; and the outgoings of their border were at Jordan: sixteen cities with their villages.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:26 - And Alammelech, and Amad, and Misheal; and reacheth H6293 to Carmel westward, and to Shihorlibnath;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:27 - And turneth toward the sunrising to Bethdagon, and reacheth H6293 to Zebulun, and to the valley of Jiphthahel toward the north side of Bethemek, and Neiel, and goeth out to Cabul on the left hand,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:34 - And then the coast turneth westward to Aznothtabor, and goeth out from thence to Hukkok, and reacheth H6293 to Zebulun on the south side, and reacheth H6293 to Asher on the west side, and to Judah upon Jordan toward the sunrising.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 8:21 - Then Zebah and Zalmunna said, Rise thou, and fall H6293 upon us: for as the man is, so is his strength. And Gideon arose, and slew Zebah and Zalmunna, and took away the ornaments that were on their camels' necks.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:12 - And they said unto him, We are come down to bind thee, that we may deliver thee into the hand of the Philistines. And Samson said unto them, Swear unto me, that ye will not fall upon H6293 me yourselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:25 - And the children of Dan said unto him, Let not thy voice be heard among us, lest angry fellows run H6293 upon thee, and thou lose thy life, with the lives of thy household.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:16 - And Ruth said, Intreat H6293 me not to leave thee, or to return from following after thee: for whither thou goest, I will go; and where thou lodgest, I will lodge: thy people shall be my people, and thy God my God:
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:22 - And Naomi said unto Ruth her daughter in law, It is good, my daughter, that thou go out with his maidens, that they meet H6293 thee not in any other field.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 10:5 - After that thou shalt come to the hill of God, where is the garrison of the Philistines: and it shall come to pass, when thou art come thither to the city, that thou shalt meet H6293 a company of prophets coming down from the high place with a psaltery, and a tabret, and a pipe, and a harp, before them; and they shall prophesy:
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 22:17 - And the king said unto the footmen that stood about him, Turn, and slay the priests of the LORD; because their hand also is with David, and because they knew when he fled, and did not shew it to me. But the servants of the king would not put forth their hand to fall H6293 upon the priests of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 22:18 - And the king said to Doeg, Turn thou, and fall H6293 upon the priests. And Doeg the Edomite turned, and he fell H6293 upon the priests, and slew on that day fourscore and five persons that did wear a linen ephod.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 1:15 - And David called one of the young men, and said, Go near, and fall H6293 upon him. And he smote him that he died.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:25 - And king Solomon sent by the hand of Benaiah the son of Jehoiada; and he fell H6293 upon him that he died.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:29 - And it was told king Solomon that Joab was fled unto the tabernacle of the LORD; and, behold, he is by the altar. Then Solomon sent Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, saying, Go, fall H6293 upon him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:31 - And the king said unto him, Do as he hath said, and fall H6293 upon him, and bury him; that thou mayest take away the innocent blood, which Joab shed, from me, and from the house of my father.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:32 - And the LORD shall return his blood upon his own head, who fell H6293 upon two men more righteous and better than he, and slew them with the sword, my father David not knowing thereof, to wit, Abner the son of Ner, captain of the host of Israel, and Amasa the son of Jether, captain of the host of Judah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:34 - So Benaiah the son of Jehoiada went up, and fell H6293 upon him, and slew him: and he was buried in his own house in the wilderness.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:46 - So the king commanded Benaiah the son of Jehoiada; which went out, and fell H6293 upon him, that he died. And the kingdom was established in the hand of Solomon.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:15 - What is the Almighty, that we should serve him? and what profit should we have, if we pray H6293 unto him?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:32 - With clouds he covereth the light; and commandeth it not to shine by the cloud that cometh betwixt. H6293
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 47:3 - Thy nakedness shall be uncovered, yea, thy shame shall be seen: I will take vengeance, and I will not meet H6293 thee as a man.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 53:6 - All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned every one to his own way; and the LORD hath laid H6293 on him the iniquity of us all.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 53:12 - Therefore will I divide him a portion with the great, and he shall divide the spoil with the strong; because he hath poured out his soul unto death: and he was numbered with the transgressors; and he bare the sin of many, and made intercession H6293 for the transgressors.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 59:16 - And he saw that there was no man, and wondered that there was no intercessor: H6293 therefore his arm brought salvation unto him; and his righteousness, it sustained him.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 64:5 - Thou meetest H6293 him that rejoiceth and worketh righteousness, those that remember thee in thy ways: behold, thou art wroth; for we have sinned: in those is continuance, and we shall be saved.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 7:16 - Therefore pray not thou for this people, neither lift up cry nor prayer for them, neither make intercession H6293 to me: for I will not hear thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 15:11 - The LORD said, Verily it shall be well with thy remnant; verily I will cause the enemy to entreat H6293 thee well in the time of evil and in the time of affliction.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 27:18 - But if they be prophets, and if the word of the LORD be with them, let them now make intercession H6293 to the LORD of hosts, that the vessels which are left in the house of the LORD, and in the house of the king of Judah, and at Jerusalem, go not to Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:25 - Nevertheless Elnathan and Delaiah and Gemariah had made intercession H6293 to the king that he would not burn the roll: but he would not hear them.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:19 - As if a man did flee from a lion, and a bear met H6293 him; or went into the house, and leaned his hand on the wall, and a serpent bit him.
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