H6140 עקשׁ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


עקשׁ
‛âqash
aw-kash'
A primitive root; to knot or distort; figuratively to pervert (act or declare perverse)

KJV Usage: make crooked, (prove, that is) perverse (-rt).


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

BDB6338

עקשׁ

1. to be perverse, twist, pervert, make crooked, prove perverse, declare perverse
a. (Niphal) to be crooked
b. (Piel) to twist, distort, pervert, make crooked
c. (Hiphil) to declare crooked
d. (Qal) perverse
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1684
Parts of Speech: Verb

TBESH:
עָקַשׁ
a.qash
H:V
to twist
1) to be perverse, twist, pervert, make crooked, prove perverse, declare perverse
1a) (Niphal) to be crooked
1b) (Piel) to twist, distort, pervert, make crooked
1c) (Hiphil) to declare crooked
1d) (Qal) perverse

View how H6140 עקשׁ is used in the Bible

5 occurrences of H6140 עקשׁ

Job 9:20 that also shall prove me perverse.
Proverbs 10:9 but he that perverteth
Proverbs 28:18 but he that is perverse
Isaiah 59:8 they have made them crooked
Micah 3:9 and pervert

Distinct usage

1 that also shall prove me perverse.
1 but he that is perverse
1 they have made them crooked
1 and pervert
1 but he that perverteth

Corresponding Greek Words

aqash hi. G4646 skolios
aqash pi. G1294 dia strepho


Related words

H6140 עקשׁ

H4625 מעקשׁ ma‛ăqâsh
מעקשׁ
ma‛ăqâsh
mah-ak-awsh'
From H6140; a crook (in a road)

KJV Usage: crooked thing.


H6141 עקּשׁ ‛iqqêsh
עקּשׁ
‛iqqêsh
ik-kashe'
From H6140; distorted; hence false

KJV Usage: crooked, froward, perverse.