H1869 דּרך - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to tread; by implication to walk; also to string a bow (by treading on it in bending)

KJV Usage: archer, bend, come, draw, go (over), guide, lead (forth), thresh, tread (down), walk.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to tread, bend, lead, march
a. (Qal)
1. to tread, march, march forth
2. to tread on, tread upon
3. to tread (a press)
4. to tread (bend) a bow
5. archer, bow-benders (participle)
b. (Hiphil)
1. to tread, tread down
2. to tread (bend with the foot) a bow
3. to cause to go, lead, march, tread
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 453
Parts of Speech: Verb

to tread
1) to tread, bend, lead, march
1a) (Qal)
1a1) to tread, march, march forth
1a2) to tread on, tread upon
1a3) to tread (a press)
1a4) to tread (bend) a bow
1a5) archer, bow-benders (participle)
1b) (Hiphil)
1b1) to tread, tread down
1b2) to tread (bend with the foot) a bow
1b3) to cause to go, lead, march, tread

View how H1869 דּרך is used in the Bible

First 30 of 62 occurrences of H1869 דּרך

Numbers 24:17 there shall come
Deuteronomy 1:36 he hath walked upon,
Deuteronomy 11:24 shall tread
Deuteronomy 11:25 that ye shall tread
Deuteronomy 33:29 to thee; and thou shalt tread
Joshua 1:3 shall tread upon,
Joshua 14:9 have trodden
Judges 5:21 thou hast trodden down
Judges 20:43 them, and trod them down
1 Samuel 5:5 tread
1 Chronicles 5:18 and to shoot
1 Chronicles 8:40 archers,
2 Chronicles 14:8 and drew
Nehemiah 13:15 some treading
Job 9:8 and treadeth
Job 22:15 have trodden?
Job 24:11 and tread
Job 28:8 have not trodden
Psalms 7:12 he hath bent
Psalms 11:2 bend
Psalms 25:5 Lead
Psalms 25:9 will he guide
Psalms 37:14 and have bent
Psalms 58:7 when he bendeth
Psalms 64:3 and bend
Psalms 91:13 Thou shalt tread
Psalms 107:7 And he led them forth
Psalms 119:35 Make me to go
Proverbs 4:11 I have led
Isaiah 5:28 bent,

Distinct usage

3 he hath bent
2 and treadeth
2 and bend
2 all ye that bend
2 thou shalt tread
2 bend
1 shall tread
1 shall tread upon,
1 them, and trod them down
1 tread
1 and to shoot
1 archers,
1 and drew
1 and tread
1 Lead
1 will he guide
1 and have bent
1 when he bendeth
1 And he led them forth
1 Make me to go
1 I have led
1 bent,
1 the bent
1 who leadeth
1 whoever goeth
1 like him that treadeth
1 And they bend
1 as they that tread
1 none shall tread
1 to thresh
1 and the treader
1 and tread
1 and when he shall tread
1 and when he treadeth
1 Thou didst walk
1 feet, and he will make me to walk
1 When I have bent
1 thou hast trodden down
1 and make men go over
1 Against him that bendeth
1 let the archer
1 have trodden?
1 there shall come
1 he hath walked upon,
1 that ye shall tread
1 not; I will lead
1 the treaders
1 shall tread out
1 to thee; and thou shalt tread
1 have not trodden
1 some treading
1 have trodden
1 I have trodden
1 with me: for I will tread
1 hath trodden

Corresponding Greek Words

darakh see G1881 st. ep an istemi
darakh G393 ana tello
darakh G1353 di odeuo
darakh G1910 epi baino
darakh G4043 peri pateo
darakh G4085 piezo
darakh G5166 trugao
darakh hi. see G1279 st. dia poreuo
darakh hi. G248 aloao
darakh hi. G1688 em bibazo
darakh hi. G2147 heurisko
darakh hi. G3961 pateo
darakh qal,hi G1913 epi bibazo
darakh qal.,hi. G2662 kata pateo
darakh qal.,hi. G3961 pateo

Related words


H1870 דּרך derek
From H1869; a road (as trodden); figuratively a course of life or mode of action, often adverbially

KJV Usage: along, away, because of, + by, conversation, custom, [east-] ward, journey, manner, passenger, through, toward, [high-] [path-] way [-side], whither [-soever].

H4096 מדרך midrâk
From H1869; a treading, that is, a place for stepping on

KJV Usage: [foot-] breadth.