H3238 ינה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to rage or be violent; by implication to suppress, to maltreat

KJV Usage: destroy, (thrust out by) oppress (-ing, -ion, -or), proud, vex, do violence.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to oppress, suppress, treat violently, maltreat, vex, do wrong
a. (Qal) to oppress, suppress
b. (Hiphil) to treat violently, maltreat
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 873
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3238 ינה is used in the Bible

21 occurrences of H3238 ינה

Exodus 22:21 Thou shalt neither vex
Leviticus 19:33 ye shall not oppress
Leviticus 25:14 ye shall not oppress
Leviticus 25:17 Ye shall not therefore oppress
Deuteronomy 23:16 thou shalt not oppress
Psalms 74:8 Let us destroy
Psalms 123:4 of the proud.
Isaiah 49:26 them that oppress
Jeremiah 22:3 and do no wrong,
Jeremiah 25:38 of the oppressor,
Jeremiah 46:16 the oppressing
Jeremiah 50:16 of the oppressing
Ezekiel 18:7 And hath not oppressed
Ezekiel 18:12 Hath oppressed
Ezekiel 18:16 Neither hath oppressed
Ezekiel 22:7 in thee have they oppressed
Ezekiel 22:29 and have oppressed
Ezekiel 45:8 shall no more oppress
Ezekiel 46:18 by oppression,
Ezekiel 46:18 to thrust
Zephaniah 3:1 to the oppressing

Distinct usage

2 ye shall not oppress
1 Thou shalt neither vex
1 Ye shall not therefore oppress
1 thou shalt not oppress
1 Let us destroy
1 of the proud.
1 them that oppress
1 and do no wrong,
1 of the oppressor,
1 the oppressing
1 of the oppressing
1 And hath not oppressed
1 Hath oppressed
1 Neither hath oppressed
1 in thee have they oppressed
1 and have oppressed
1 shall no more oppress
1 by oppression,
1 to thrust
1 to the oppressing

Corresponding Greek Words

leminah G3664 homoios *
leminehu G3664 homoios *