Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
TWOT Reference: 1106a
KJV Translation Count — 12x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. oppression, distress, pressure
lachats, lakh'-ats; from 3905; distress: — affliction, oppression.
Concordance Results Using KJV
Now therefore, behold, the cry of the children of Israel is come unto me: and I have also seen the H3906 wherewith the Egyptians oppress them.
And when we cried unto the LORD God of our fathers, the LORD heard our voice, and looked on our H3906, and our labour, and our H3906:
And say, Thus saith the king, Put this fellow in the prison, and feed him with bread of H3906 and with water of H3906, until I come in peace.
And Jehoahaz besought the LORD, and the LORD hearkened unto him: for he saw the H3906 of Israel, because the king of Syria oppressed them.
And say, Thus saith the king, Put this fellow in the prison, and feed him with bread of H3906 and with water of H3906, until I return in peace.
He delivereth the poor in his H3906, and openeth their ears in H3906.
I will say unto God my rock, Why hast thou forgotten me? why go I mourning because of the H3906 of the enemy?
For thou art the God of my strength: why dost thou cast me off? why go I mourning because of the H3906 of the enemy?
Wherefore hidest thou thy face, and forgettest our H3906 and our H3906?
And though the Lord give you the bread of adversity, and the water of H3906, yet shall not thy teachers be removed into a corner any more, but thine eyes shall see thy teachers: