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Lexicon :: Strong's H6298 - pāḡaš

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 1733

Strong’s Definitions

פָּגַשׁ pâgash, paw-gash'; a primitive root; to come in contact with, whether by accident or violence; figuratively, to concur:—meet (with, together).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x

The KJV translates Strong's H6298 in the following manner: meet (14x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x
The KJV translates Strong's H6298 in the following manner: meet (14x).
  1. to meet, join, encounter

    1. (Qal) to meet, encounter

    2. (Niphal) to meet together, meet each other

    3. (Piel) to meet, encounter

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
פָּגַשׁ pâgash, paw-gash'; a primitive root; to come in contact with, whether by accident or violence; figuratively, to concur:—meet (with, together).
STRONGS H6298: Abbreviations
† [פָּגַשׁ] verb meet, encounter (synonym מָּגַע); —
Qal Perfect 1st person singular פָּגָ֑שְׁתִּי Genesis 33:8; 3rd person plural consecutive וּפָֽגְשׁוּ Isaiah 34:14; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular suffix יִפְ־גָֽשְׁךָ֫ Genesis 32:18 (Gi; Baer יִֽפְגָֽשְׁךָ֫; van d. H. יִֽפְגָּֽשְׁךָ֫), וַיִּפְגְּשֵׁהוּ Exodus 4:24, 27; 3rd person feminine singular וַתִּפְגֿשׁ 1 Samuel 25:20 (read probably וַתִּפְגּשׁ Ges§ 47 k, compare van d. H.), etc.; Infinitive absolute פָּגוֹש Proverbs 17:12; construct פְּגשׁ Jeremiah 41:6; — meet, with accusative Genesis 33:8; 1 Samuel 25:20; Isaiah 34:14; Jeremiah 41:6, so with suffix Genesis 32:18; Exodus 4:24, 27; 2 Samuel 2:13; meet, encounter, of bear, with ב person Proverbs 17:12, of י׳ (like a bear) Hosea 13:8 (with suffix person).
Niph. meet together, each other, Perfect 3rd person plural נִפְגָּ֑שׁוּ Proverbs 22:2; Proverbs 29:13, figurative of חֶסֶד וֶאֱמֶת Psalm 85:11.
Pi. intensive Imperfect 3rd person masculine plural יְפַגְּשׁוּ חשֶׁךְ Job 5:14 they keep encountering darkness in the daytime.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


32:18; 32:18; 33:8; 33:8


4:24; 4:24; 4:27; 4:27

1 Samuel

25:20; 25:20

2 Samuel







17:12; 17:12; 22:2; 29:13


34:14; 34:14


41:6; 41:6




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6298 matches the Hebrew פָּגַשׁ (pāḡaš),
which occurs 14 times in 14 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:17 - And he commanded the foremost, saying, When Esau my brother meeteth thee, H6298 and asketh thee, saying, Whose art thou? and whither goest thou? and whose are these before thee?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:8 - And he said, What meanest thou by all this drove which I met? H6298 And he said, These are to find grace in the sight of my lord.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 4:24 - And it came to pass by the way in the inn, that the LORD met H6298 him, and sought to kill him.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 4:27 - And the LORD said to Aaron, Go into the wilderness to meet Moses. And he went, and met H6298 him in the mount of God, and kissed him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 25:20 - And it was so, as she rode on the ass, that she came down by the covert of the hill, and, behold, David and his men came down against her; and she met H6298 them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:13 - And Joab the son of Zeruiah, and the servants of David, went out, and met H6298 together by the pool of Gibeon: and they sat down, the one on the one side of the pool, and the other on the other side of the pool.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 5:14 - They meet H6298 with darkness in the daytime, and grope in the noonday as in the night.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 85:10 - Mercy and truth are met together; H6298 righteousness and peace have kissed each other.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:12 - Let a bear robbed of her whelps meet H6298 a man, rather than a fool in his folly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:2 - The rich and poor meet together: H6298 the LORD is the maker of them all.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:13 - The poor and the deceitful man meet together: H6298 the LORD lighteneth both their eyes.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 34:14 - The wild beasts of the desert shall also meet H6298 with the wild beasts of the island, and the satyr shall cry to his fellow; the screech owl also shall rest there, and find for herself a place of rest.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 41:6 - And Ishmael the son of Nethaniah went forth from Mizpah to meet them, weeping all along as he went: and it came to pass, as he met H6298 them, he said unto them, Come to Gedaliah the son of Ahikam.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:8 - I will meet H6298 them as a bear that is bereaved of her whelps, and will rend the caul of their heart, and there will I devour them like a lion: the wild beast shall tear them.
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