Word Summary
hadaph: to thrust, drive, push
Original Word: הָדַף
Transliteration: hadaph
Phonetic Spelling: (haw-daf')
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to thrust, drive, push
Meaning: to thrust, drive, push
Strong's Concordance
cast away out, drive, expel, thrust away

A prim root; to push away or down -- cast away (out), drive, expel, thrust (away).


H1920. hadaph

הָדַףverb thrust, .push, drive (הֲדַף‎ in ᵑ7‎; Arabic is ingressus ad aliquem fuit, propinquus fuit, also of time prope accessit) —

Qal Perfect3masculine singular suffix הֲדָפוֺNumbers 35:22; Jeremiah 46:15; 1singular suffix וַהֲדַפְתִּיךָ‎ consecutive Isaiah 22:19; Imperfect3masculine singularיֶהְדֹּףProverbs 10:3; suffix 3masculine singular יֶהְדֳּפֶנּוּNumbers 35:20; suffix 3masculine plural יֶהְדֳּפֵםJoshua 23:5; 3masculine plural suffix יֶהְדְּפֻהוּJob 18:18; 2masculine plural תֶּהְדֹּ֑פוּEzekiel 34:21; Infinitive הֲדֹףDeuteronomy 6:19; 9:4; suffix הָדְפָהּ2 Kings 4:27; —

1 thrust, push, subject man, followed by accusative Numbers 35:20, 22 (here fatally); subject cattle, figurative of men, Ezekiel 34:21 (instrumental בְּכָתֵף‎; "" נָגַח‎); push away 2 Kings 4:27 (Gehazi, the Shunammite); thrust away (from oneself) figurative = reject, רְשָׁעִים הַוַּתProverbs 10:3 (subject ׳י‎).

2 thrust out, drive out, followed by מִן‎ of place whence & accusative of person; of ׳י‎ driving out enemies of Israel from Canaan Deuteronomy 6:19; 9:4; Joshua 23:5; compare also indefinite subject אֶלחֿשֶׁךְ מֵאוֺר יֶהְדְּפֻהוּJob 18:18 ("" יְנִדֻּהוּ וּמִתֵּבֵל‎); & Jeremiah 46:15 (where no plural whence). Hence

3 = depose Isaiah 22:19 of ׳י‎ deposing Shebna (followed byמִן‎ of station).