[רָקַע] verb beat, stamp, beat out, spread out (Late Hebrew id.; Hiph`il, Aramaic רְקַע Aph`el, both spread out, and derivatives; Syriac press down (
[Luke 6:38] ᵑ6), spread out, also consolidate; Arabic patch, put on a patch, repair, compare Christian-Palestinian Aramaic patch, swaddling-bands, SchwIdioticon 90; Phoenician מרקע platter, or bowl, of gold CISi. 90, 1); —
Qal Imperfect 1 singular suffix אֶרְקָעֵם
[2Sam 22:43] I will stamp them down (probably gloss to אֲדִקֵּם preceding, of. BaePs 18:43); Imperative רְקַע בְּדַגְלְךָ [Ezek 6:11] beat (stamp) with thy foot, in token of contemptuous pleasure, compare Da (|| הַכֵּה בְכַפְּךָ); so Infinitive construct suffix רַקְעֲךָ בְּרָ֑גֶל [Ezek 25:6] (|| מַחְאֲךָ יָד); Participle active as substantive construct (Ges«GKC:65d»§ 65d) רֹקַע הָאָרֶץ (i.e. ׳י) he that (beateth out) spreadeth out the earth [Isa 42:5], רֹקַע ׳הַא [Isa 44:24], ׳רוֺקַע הָא [Ps 136:6]. Pi`el Imperfect 3 masculine singular suffix בַּזָּהָב יְרַקְּעֶנּוּ [Isa 40:19] a goldsmith with gold over-layeth it (literally beateth it out 3 masculine plural וַיְרַקְּעוּ אֶתֿ פַּחֵי הַזָּהָב [Exod 39:3] they beat out the plates of gold; suffix וַיְרִקְּעוּם צִפּוּי [Num 17:4] they beat them out as plating. Pu`al Participle כֶּסֶף מְרֻקָּ֑ע [Jer 10:9] silver beaten out. Hiph`il Imperfect 2 masculine singular תַּרְקִיעַ עִמּוֺ לִשְׁחָקִים [Job 37:18] canst thou make with (= like) him a spreading for clouds (spread out clouds; cf, רָקִיעַ)?
The Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon
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