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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.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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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 - He commanded the [fn]one in front, saying, “When my brother Esau meets H6298 you and asks you, saying, ‘To whom do you belong, and where are you going, and to whom do these animals in front of you belong?’
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:8 - And he said, “What do you mean by all this company which I have met?” H6298 And he said, “To find favor in the sight of my lord.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 4:24 - Now it came about at the lodging place on the way that the LORD met H6298 him and sought to put him to death.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 4:27 - Now the LORD said to Aaron, “Go to meet Moses in the wilderness.” So he went and met H6298 him at the mountain of God and kissed him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 25:20 - It came about as she was riding on her donkey and coming down by the hidden part of the mountain, that behold, David and his men were coming down toward her; so 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 [fn]them by the pool of Gibeon; and they sat down, [fn]one on the one side of the pool and [fn]the other on the other side of the pool.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 5:14 - “By day they meet H6298 with darkness,
And grope at noon as in the night.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 85:10 - Lovingkindness and [fn]truth have met H6298 together;
Righteousness and peace have kissed each other.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:12 - Let a man meet H6298 a bear robbed of her cubs,
Rather than a fool in his folly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:2 - The rich and the poor [fn]have H6298 a common H6298 bond, H6298
The LORD is the maker of them all.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:13 - The poor man and the oppressor [fn]have H6298 this H6298 in common: H6298
The LORD gives light to the eyes of both.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 34:14 - The desert creatures will meet H6298 with the [fn]wolves,
The [fn]hairy goat also will cry to its kind;
Yes, the [fn]night monster will settle there
And will find herself a resting place.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 41:6 - Then Ishmael the son of Nethaniah went out from Mizpah to meet them, weeping as he went; and as he met H6298 them, he said to them, “Come to Gedaliah the son of Ahikam!”
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:8 - I will encounter H6298 them like a bear robbed of her cubs,
And I will tear open [fn]their chests;
There I will also devour them like a lioness,
As a wild beast would tear them.
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