H5065 נגשׂ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


נגשׂ
nâgaś
naw-gas'
A primitive root; to drive (an animal, a workman, a debtor, an army); by implication to tax, harass, tyrannize

KJV Usage: distress, driver, exact (-or), oppress (-or), X raiser of taxes, taskmaster.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

BDB4982

נגשׂ

1. to press, drive, oppress, exact, exert demanding pressure
a. (Qal)
1. to press, drive
2. to exact
3. driver, taskmaster, ruler, oppressor, tyrant, lord, exactor of tribute (participle)
b. (Niphal) to be hard pressed
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1296
Parts of Speech: Verb

TBESH:
נָגַשׂ
na.ga.s
H:V
to oppress
1) to press, drive, oppress, exact, exert demanding pressure
1a) (Qal)
1a1) to press, drive
1a2) to exact
1a3) driver, taskmaster, ruler, oppressor, tyrant, lord, exactor of tribute (participle)
1b) (Niphal) to be hard pressed

View how H5065 נגשׂ is used in the Bible

23 occurrences of H5065 נגשׂ

Exodus 3:7 of their taskmasters;
Exodus 5:6 the taskmasters
Exodus 5:10 And the taskmasters
Exodus 5:13 And the taskmasters
Exodus 5:14 taskmasters
Deuteronomy 15:2 it; he shall not exact
Deuteronomy 15:3 thou mayest exact
1 Samuel 13:6 were distressed,
1 Samuel 14:24 were distressed
2 Kings 23:35 he exacted
Job 3:18 of the oppressor.
Job 39:7 of the driver.
Isaiah 3:5 shall be oppressed,
Isaiah 3:12 are their oppressors,
Isaiah 9:4 of his oppressor,
Isaiah 14:2 over their oppressors.
Isaiah 14:4 How hath the oppressor
Isaiah 53:7 He was oppressed,
Isaiah 58:3 and exact
Isaiah 60:17 and thy exactors
Daniel 11:20 of taxes
Zechariah 9:8 and no oppressor
Zechariah 10:4 out of him every oppressor

Distinct usage

2 And the taskmasters
1 the taskmasters
1 taskmasters
1 it; he shall not exact
1 thou mayest exact
1 were distressed
1 he exacted
1 of the oppressor.
1 of the driver.
1 shall be oppressed,
1 of his oppressor,
1 How hath the oppressor
1 He was oppressed,
1 and thy exactors
1 and no oppressor
1 out of him every oppressor
1 were distressed,
1 of taxes
1 are their oppressors,
1 and exact
1 of their taskmasters;
1 over their oppressors.

Corresponding Greek Words

nagas G523 ap aiteo
nagas G1325 didomi
nagas G1643 elauno
nagas G1985 epi skopos
nagas G1988 epistates
nagas G4238 prasso
nagas ni. G4317 pros ago


Related words

H5065 נגשׂ