Word Summary
pagash: to meet, encounter
Original Word: פָגַשׁ
Transliteration: pagash
Phonetic Spelling: (paw-gash')
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to meet, encounter
Meaning: to come in contact with, to concur
Strong's Concordance
meet with, together

A primitive root; to come in contact with, whether by accident or violence; figuratively, to concur -- meet (with, together).


H6298. pagash

[מָּגַשׁ‎] verb meet, encounter (synonym מָּגַע‎); —

Qal Perfect1singular מָּגָ֑שְׁתִּיGenesis 33:8; 3plural consecutive וּפָֽגְשׁוּIsaiah 34:14; Imperfect3masculine singular suffix יִפְגָָֽֿשְׁךָ֫Genesis 32:18 (Gi; Baer יִָֽפְגָָֽשְׁךָ֫‎; van d. H. יִָֽפְגָָּֽשְׁךָ֫‎), וַיִּפְגְּשֵׁהוּExodus 4:24, 27; 3feminine singular וַתִּפְגֿשׁ1 Samuel 25:20 (read probably וַתִּפְגּשׁ‎ Ges§ 47k, compare van d. H), etc.; Infinitive absolute מָּגוֺשProverbs 17:12; construct מְּגשׁJeremiah 41:6; — meet, with accusative Genesis 33:8; 1 Samuel 25:20; Isaiah 34:14; Jeremiah 41:6, so with suffix Genesis 32:18; Exodus 4:24, 27; 2 Samuel 2:13; meet, encounter, of bear, with ב‎ person Proverbs 17:12, of ׳י‎ (like a bear) Hosea 13:8 (with suffix person).

Niph`al meet together, each other, Perfect3plural נִפְגָָּֽשׁוּProverbs 22:2; 29:13, figurative of וֶאֱמֶת חֶסֶדPsalm 85:11.

Pi`el intensive Imperfect3masculine plural חשֶׁךְ יְפַגְּשׁוּJob 5:14 they keep encountering darkness in the daytime.