Word Summary
iqqesh: twisted, perverted
Original Word: עִקֵּשׁ
Transliteration: iqqesh
Phonetic Spelling: (ik-kashe')
Part of Speech: Adjective
Short Definition: twisted, perverted
Meaning: twisted, perverted
Strong's Concordance
crooked, froward, perverse

From aqash; distorted; hence, false -- crooked, froward, perverse.

see HEBREW aqash


H6141. iqqesh

I. עִקֵּשׁadjective twisted, perverted; — absolute ע ׳דּוֺר וּפְתַלְתֹּלDeuteronomy 32:5 a Generation twisted and crooked, ע ׳לֵבָבPsalm 101:4; as masculine noun (of one devious in life) the perverted 2 Samuel 22:27 = Psalm 18:27; Proverbs 22:5, of things 8:8; construct ׳ע דְּרָכַיִם28:6, ׳ע שְׂפָתָיו19:1, עִקֶּשׁלֵֿב17:20; plural עִקְּשִׁים אָרְחֹתֵיהֶם2:15 whose ways are twisted; construct עִקְּשֵׁילֵֿב11:20.