6229. asaq
Strong's Concordance
asaq: to contend
Original Word: עָשַׂק
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: asaq
Phonetic Spelling: (aw-sak)
Definition: to contend
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
to contend
NASB Translation
contended (1).

[עָשַׂק] verb Hithpa`el contend (perhaps originally cling to (in strife), compare Arabic cling with love (LagBN 143); Syriac , Ethpa`al be difficult (i.e. indignant, hostile); Late Hebrew עָסַק, ᵑ7 עֲסַק, busy oneself, Late Hebrew עֵסֶק business, occupation); — Perfect3plural הִתְעַשְּׂקוּ עִמּוֺ Genesis 26:20 they contended with him.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
strive with

A primitive root (identical with ashaq); to press upon, i.e. Quarrel; --strive with.

see HEBREW ashaq

Forms and Transliterations
הִֽתְעַשְּׂק֖וּ התעשקו hiṯ‘aśśəqū hiṯ·‘aś·śə·qū hitasseKu
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Englishman's Concordance
Genesis 26:20
HEB: עֵ֔שֶׂק כִּ֥י הִֽתְעַשְּׂק֖וּ עִמּֽוֹ׃
NAS: Esek, because they contended with him.
KJV: Esek; because they strove with him.
INT: Esek because contended they

1 Occurrence

Strong's Hebrew 6229
1 Occurrence

hiṯ·‘aś·śə·qū — 1 Occ.

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