H7533 רצץ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to crack in pieces, literally or figuratively

KJV Usage: break, bruise, crush, discourage, oppress, struggle together.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to crush, oppress
a. (Qal)
1. to crush, get crushed, be crushed
2. to crush, oppress (fig)
3. crushed (participle passive)
b. (Niphal) to be crushed, be broken
c. (Piel)
1. to crush in pieces
2. to grievously oppress (fig)
d. (Poel) to oppress (fig)
e. (Hiphil) to crush
f. (Hithpoel) to crush each other
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2212
Parts of Speech: Verb

to crush
1) to crush, oppress
1a) (Qal)
1a1) to crush, get crushed, be crushed
1a2) to crush, oppress (fig)
1a3) crushed (participle passive)
1b) (Niphal) to be crushed, be broken
1c) (Piel)
1c1) to crush in pieces
1c2) to grievously oppress (fig)
1d) (Poel) to oppress (fig)
1e) (Hiphil) to crush
1f) (Hithpoel) to crush each other

View how H7533 רצץ is used in the Bible

19 occurrences of H7533 רצץ

Genesis 25:22 struggled together
Deuteronomy 28:33 and crushed
Judges 9:53 and broke
Judges 10:8 and oppressed
1 Samuel 12:3 whom have I oppressed?
1 Samuel 12:4 us, nor oppressed
2 Kings 18:21 of this bruised
2 Chronicles 16:10 oppressed
Job 20:19 Because he hath oppressed
Psalms 74:14 Thou didst break
Ecclesiastes 12:6 be broken,
Ecclesiastes 12:6 broken
Isaiah 36:6 of this broken
Isaiah 42:3 A bruised
Isaiah 42:4 nor be discouraged,
Isaiah 58:6 and to let the oppressed
Ezekiel 29:7 thou didst break,
Hosea 5:11 and broken
Amos 4:1 who crush

Distinct usage

1 and broke
1 whom have I oppressed?
1 us, nor oppressed
1 oppressed
1 Thou didst break
1 be broken,
1 broken
1 A bruised
1 nor be discouraged,
1 and broken
1 who crush
1 and to let the oppressed
1 Because he hath oppressed
1 and crushed
1 struggled together
1 and oppressed
1 of this bruised
1 of this broken
1 thou didst break,

Corresponding Greek Words

ratsats G2352 thrauo
ratsats G2616 kata dunasteuo
ratsats G2662 kata pateo
ratsats G2806 klao
ratsats G4918 sun thlibo
ratsats hithpo. G4640 skirtao
ratsats pi. G3075 lumainomai
ratsats qal,pi G4937 sun tribo
ratsats qal,pi,hi G4917 sun thlao

Related words


H4835 מרצה me rûtsâh
me rûtsâh
From H7533; oppression

KJV Usage: violence. See also H4794.