1814. dalaq
Lexical Summary
dalaq: to burn, hotly pursue
Original Word: דָּלַק
Transliteration: dalaq
Phonetic Spelling: (daw-lak')
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to burn, hotly pursue
Meaning: to burn, hotly pursue
Strong's Concordance
burning, chase, inflame, kindle, persecutor, pursue hotly

A primitive root; to flame (literally or figuratively) -- burning, chase, inflame, kindle, persecute(-or), pursue hotly.


H1814. dalaq

דָּלַקverb burn (intransitive), hotly pursue (Late Hebrew id., Aramaic דְּלַק‎, all intransitive burn, kindle; Hiph`il, Aph`el transitive) —

Qal Perfect2masculine singular דָּלַקְתָּGenesis 31:36; 3masculine plural וְדָֽלְקוּ‎ consecutive Obadiah 18; suffix דְּלָקֻנִיLamentations 4:19; Imperfect יִדְלַקPsalm 10:2; Infinitive construct דְּלֹק1 Samuel 17:53; Participle active plural דֹּלְקִיםPsalm 7:14; Proverbs 26:23; —

1 burn, בָהֶם וְדָֽלְקוּ‎ Obadiah 18 (figurative of Israel ravaging among Edomites, "" וַאֲכָלוּם‎; on construction with בְּ‎ compare 2 Kings 17:25); also in יִפְעָ֑ל לְדֹלְקִים חִצָּיוPsalm 7:14 his arrows he maketh burning ones (subject God) RV De Che and others; & דֹּלְקִים שְׂפָתַיִםProverbs 26:23 burning (fervent) lips (opposed to רָ֑ע לֵב‎).

2 hotly pursue Genesis 31:36 (E; followed by אַחֲרֵי‎) 1 Samuel 17:53 (followed by id.); Psalm 10:2; Lamentations 4:19 (both followed by accusative)

Hiph`il Imperfect suffix יַדְלִיקֵםIsaiah 5:11; Imperative הַדְלֵקEzekiel 24:10; — inflame, with accusative, subject wine Isaiah 5:11; kindle object הָאֵשׁEzekiel 24:10.

[דְּלַק‎] verb burn (Biblical Hebrew); —

Pe`al Participle active דָּלִ֑ק‎ (K§ 29, 1) Daniel 7:9 burning fire.


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