עשׁק עשׁוּק 


ashuwq; aw-shook' or ashuq



Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

passive participle of 6231

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1713d

KJV Translation Count — 3x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: oppression (2), oppressed (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. oppression, extortion

Strong's Definitions

`ashuwq, aw-shook'; or ashuq, aw-shook'; passive participle of 6231; used in plural masculine as abstractly, tyranny: — oppressed(-ion). (Doubtful.)

Concordance Results Using KJV

By reason of the multitude of H6217s they make the H6217 to cry: they cry out by reason of the arm of the mighty.


So I returned, and considered all the H6217s that are done under the sun: and behold the tears of such as were H6217, and they had no comforter; and on the side of their oppressors there was power; but they had no comforter.


Publish in the palaces at Ashdod, and in the palaces in the land of Egypt, and say, Assemble yourselves upon the mountains of Samaria, and behold the great tumults in the midst thereof, and the H6217 in the midst thereof.