H1792 דּכא - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root (compare H1794) to crumble; transitively to bruise (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: beat to pieces, break (in pieces), bruise, contrite, crush, destroy, humble, oppress, smite.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to crush, be crushed, be contrite, be broken
a. (Niphal)
1. to be crushed
2. to be contrite (fig.)
b. (Piel) to crush
c. (Pual)
1. to be crushed, be shattered
2. to be made contrite
d. (Hithpael) to allow oneself to be crushed
Origin: a primitive root (compare H1794)
TWOT: 427
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1792 דּכא is used in the Bible

21 occurrences of H1792 דּכא

Job 4:19 who are crushed
Job 5:4 and they are crushed
Job 6:9 to destroy
Job 19:2 and break
Job 22:9 have been broken.
Job 34:25 so that they are destroyed.
Psalms 72:4 and shall break in pieces
Psalms 89:10 Thou hast broken
Psalms 89:10 in pieces,
Psalms 94:5 They break in pieces
Psalms 143:3 he hath smitten
Psalms 143:3 down
Proverbs 22:22 neither oppress
Isaiah 3:15 What mean ye that ye beat
Isaiah 3:15 to pieces,
Isaiah 19:10 And they shall be broken
Isaiah 53:5 he was bruised
Isaiah 53:10 to bruise
Isaiah 57:15 of the contrite ones.
Jeremiah 44:10 They are not humbled
Lamentations 3:34 To crush

Distinct usage

1 who are crushed
1 and they are crushed
1 to destroy
1 and break
1 have been broken.
1 so that they are destroyed.
1 and shall break in pieces
1 Thou hast broken
1 in pieces,
1 They break in pieces
1 he hath smitten
1 down
1 neither oppress
1 What mean ye that ye beat
1 to pieces,
1 And they shall be broken
1 he was bruised
1 to bruise
1 of the contrite ones.
1 They are not humbled
1 To crush

Corresponding Greek Words

daka G5011 tapeinos
daka G5014 tapeinosis
daka ushphal ruach G3642 oligopsuchos
dakha ni.al,pi,po G4937 sun tribo
dakha pi. G91 adikeo
dakha pi. G818 atimazo
dakha pi. G2507 kath aireo
dakha pi. G3817 paio
dakha pi.,hithp. G5013 tapeinoo
dakha pu. G2559 kakoo
dakhah qal,ni,pi G5013 tapeinoo