Strong's Concordance, Hebrew Dictionary
Constrain, lie sore, straiten, to compress, i.e., (figuratively) oppress, distress
Hebrew: צוּק, ṣûq (H6693)
10 King James Bible Verses
Here are constrain, distress, lie sore, press and related words in the Bible. What does the source Hebrew word צוּק mean and how is it used in the Bible? Below are the English definition details. Also below are examples within Bible verses highlighted in yellow (follow this link to go there). Tap or hover on blue, underlined words to see more original scripture and meanings. Information sourced from Strong's Concordance.
Strong's Number: H6693
Hebrew Base Word: צוּק
Part of speech: Verb
Usage: Constrain, distress, lie sore, (op-)press(-or), straiten
Definition: To compress, i.e., (figuratively) oppress, distress.
- (Hiphil) to constrain, press, bring into straits, straiten, oppress.
Derived terms: A primitive root.
- Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: t͡sˤuːk’
- Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: t͡suk
- Transliteration: ṣûq
- Biblical Pronunciation: tsook
- Modern Pronunciation: tsook
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Bible Verses with צוּק (H6693)
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“And thou shalt eat the fruit of thine own body, the flesh of thy sons and of thy daughters, which the Lord thy God hath given thee, in the siege, and in the straitness, wherewith thine enemies shall distress thee:”
— Deuteronomy 28:53
“So that he will not give to any of them of the flesh of his children whom he shall eat: because he hath nothing left him in the siege, and in the straitness, wherewith thine enemies shall distress thee in all thy gates.”
— Deuteronomy 28:55
“And toward her young one that cometh out from between her feet, and toward her children which she shall bear: for she shall eat them for want of all things secretly in the siege and straitness, wherewith thine enemy shall distress thee in thy gates.”
— Deuteronomy 28:57
“And she wept before him the seven days, while their feast lasted: and it came to pass on the seventh day, that he told her, because she lay sore upon him: and she told the riddle to the children of her people.”
— Judges 14:17
“And it came to pass, when she pressed him daily with her words, and urged him, so that his soul was vexed unto death;”
— Judges 16:16
“For I am full of matter, the spirit within me constraineth me.”
— Job 32:18
“Yet I will distress Ariel, and there shall be heaviness and sorrow: and it shall be unto me as Ariel.”
— Isaiah 29:2
“And the multitude of all the nations that fight against Ariel, even all that fight against her and her munition, and that distress her, shall be as a dream of a night vision.”
— Isaiah 29:7
“And forgettest the Lord thy maker, that hath stretched forth the heavens, and laid the foundations of the earth; and hast feared continually every day because of the fury of the oppressor, as if he were ready to destroy? and where is the fury of the oppressor?”
— Isaiah 51:13
“And I will cause them to eat the flesh of their sons and the flesh of their daughters, and they shall eat every one the flesh of his friend in the siege and straitness, wherewith their enemies, and they that seek their lives, shall straiten them.”
— Jeremiah 19:9
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