H7554 רקע - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to pound the earth (as a sign of passion); by analogy to expand (by hammering); by implication to overlay (with thin sheets of metal)

KJV Usage: beat, make broad, spread abroad (forth, over, out, into plates), stamp, stretch.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to beat, stamp, beat out, spread out, stretch
a. (Qal)
1. to stamp, beat out
2. one who beats out (participle)
b. (Piel) to overlay, beat out (for plating)
c. (Pual) beaten out (participle)
d. (Hiphil) to make a spreading (of clouds)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2217
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7554 רקע is used in the Bible

11 occurrences of H7554 רקע

Exodus 39:3
Numbers 16:39
2 Samuel 22:43
Job 37:18
Psalms 136:6
Isaiah 40:19
Isaiah 42:5
Isaiah 44:24
Jeremiah 10:9
Ezekiel 6:11
Ezekiel 25:6

Corresponding Greek Words

raqa qal.,hi. G4732 stereoo