5367. naqash
Strong's Concordance
naqash: to knock, strike, hit, strike or bring down
Original Word: נָקַשׁ
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: naqash
Phonetic Spelling: (naw-kash')
Definition: to knock, strike, hit, strike or bring down
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
to knock, strike, hit, strike or bring down
NASB Translation
ensnared (1), lay snares (1), laying a snare (1), seize (1), snared (1).

[נָקַשׁ] verb knock, strike only in specific sense of hit, strike or bring down (a bird), and only figurative (Ecclus ינקש Ecclesiasticus 41:2c striketh against (ב; margin ונוקש), so נוקש ב 13:2c; Late Hebrew knock, strike e.g. the knees, or a door (so Hiph`il); Aramaic (including Biblical Aramaic) נְקַשׁ id., fixit, impegit, percussit, etc. (Arabic strike in, carve, etc., is loan-word Frä194); — the Hebrew verb apparently means bring down with a [certain kind of] stick, perhaps like a boomerang, see description and illustration in Wilkinsongypten 323 WMMAsien u. Europa.123f.); —

Qal Participle נוֺקֵשׁ Psalm 9:17 he (׳י) striketh down the wicked (so Hup-Now De Che); Vrss Ol Ew Bae Kau We BuhlLex read נוֺקַשׁ,

Niph`al from יקשׁ.

Niph`al Imperfect2masculine singular תִּנָּקֵשׁ אַחֲרֵיהֶם Deuteronomy 12:30 lest thou be thrust (impelled) after them.

Pi`el Imperfect יְנַקֵּשׁ Psalm 109:11 let the creditor strike at, take aim at (ל); 3 masculine plural וַיְנַקְּשׁוּ Psalm 38:13 (absolute).

Hithpa`el Participle מִתְנַקֵּשׁ בְּנַפְשִׁי 1 Samuel 28:9 why art thou striking at my life?

I, II. נֵר, נִר, (נִיר) see נור p. 632f

[נְקַשׁ] verb knock (see Biblical Hebrew (rare)); —

Pe`al Participle active feminine plural נָָֽקְשָׁן Daniel 5:6 of knees knocking דָּא לְדָא.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
catch lay a snare

A primitive root; to entrap (with a noose), literally or figuratively -- catch (lay a) snare.

Forms and Transliterations
וַיְנַקְשׁ֤וּ ׀ וינקשו יְנַקֵּ֣שׁ ינקש מִתְנַקֵּ֥שׁ מתנקש נוֹקֵ֣שׁ נוקש תִּנָּקֵשׁ֙ תנקש miṯ·naq·qêš mitnakKesh miṯnaqqêš nō·w·qêš noKesh nōwqêš tin·nā·qêš tinnaKesh tinnāqêš vaynakShu way·naq·šū waynaqšū yə·naq·qêš yenakKesh yənaqqêš
Interlinear GreekInterlinear HebrewStrong's NumbersEnglishman's Greek ConcordanceEnglishman's Hebrew ConcordanceParallel Texts
Englishman's Concordance
Deuteronomy 12:30
HEB: לְךָ֗ פֶּן־ תִּנָּקֵשׁ֙ אַחֲרֵיהֶ֔ם אַחֲרֵ֖י
NAS: beware that you are not ensnared to follow
KJV: Take heed to thyself that thou be not snared by following
INT: beware you are not ensnared to follow after

1 Samuel 28:9
HEB: וְלָמָ֥ה אַתָּ֛ה מִתְנַקֵּ֥שׁ בְּנַפְשִׁ֖י לַהֲמִיתֵֽנִי׃
NAS: Why are you then laying a snare for my life
KJV: out of the land: wherefore then layest thou a snare for my life,
INT: Why you laying my life to bring

Psalm 9:16
HEB: בְּפֹ֣עַל כַּ֭פָּיו נוֹקֵ֣שׁ רָשָׁ֑ע הִגָּי֥וֹן
NAS: the wicked is snared. Higgaion
KJV: the wicked is snared in the work
INT: the work hands is snared the wicked Higgaion

Psalm 38:12
HEB: וַיְנַקְשׁ֤וּ ׀ מְבַקְשֵׁ֬י נַפְשִׁ֗י
NAS: my life lay snares [for me]; And those who seek
KJV: after my life lay snares [for me]: and they that seek
INT: lay seek my life

Psalm 109:11
HEB: יְנַקֵּ֣שׁ נ֭וֹשֶׁה לְכָל־
NAS: Let the creditor seize all
KJV: Let the extortioner catch all that he hath; and let the strangers
INT: seize the creditor all

5 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 5367
5 Occurrences

miṯ·naq·qêš — 1 Occ.
nō·w·qêš — 1 Occ.
tin·nā·qêš — 1 Occ.
way·naq·šū — 1 Occ.
yə·naq·qêš — 1 Occ.

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