dashen: to be fat, grow fatOriginal Word: דָּשֵׁןPart of Speech:
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. rootDefinition
to be fat, grow fatNASB Translation
anointed (1), become greasy (1), become prosperous (1), find your acceptable (1), made fat (1), prosper (1), prosperous (1), puts fat (1), removing its ashes (1), sated (1), take away (1), take away the ashes (1).
Brown-Driver-Briggs דָּשֵׁן verb be fat, grow fat
; whence also grease, fat
; Late Hebrew דִּשֵּׁן make fat
, compare Late Hebrew דֶּשֶׁן fat
Qal Perfect3masculine singular וְדָשֵׁן consecutive Deuteronomy 31:20 (JE) figurative of Israel's prosperity.
Pi`el Perfect דִּשַּׁנְתָּ Psalm 23:5; וְדִשְּׁנוּ consecutive Numbers 4:13; Imperfect: יְדַשְּׁנֶהֶֿסּלָה Psalm 20:4 volunt. (compare Ges§ 48, 3 De; but perhaps read suffix נֶהָ-, נָהּ#NAME?l.c.); 3 feminine singular תְּדַשֶּׁןֿ Proverbs 15:30; Infinitive לְדַשְּׁנוֺ Exodus 27:3 — causative make fat בשׁמן ׳ד ראשׁי i.e. anoint, symbol of festivity and joy Psalm 23:5; עָ֑צֶם ׳ד Proverbs 15:30 of bodily effect of good news; עולה ׳ד find a burnt-offering fat = acceptable Psalm 20:4; elsewhere denominative from דֶּשֶׁן (fat ashes); — take away, clear away the fat ashes (accusative of altar cleared) Numbers 4:13 (P), so סירות לְדַשְּׁנוֺ Exodus 27:3 (P).
Pu`al Imperfect יְדֻשָּׁ֑ן Proverbs 28:25; Isaiah 34:7; 3feminine singular תְּדֻשָּׁן Proverbs 11:25; Proverbs 13:4 — passive of causation
Pi`el be made fat, of dust saturated מֵחַלֶב Isaiah 34:7; figurative of prosperity of the liberal Proverbs 11:25, the diligent Proverbs 13:4, the trustful Proverbs 28:25.
Hothpa`al Perfect3feminine singular הֻדַּ֫שְׁנָה (compare Ol§ 271 Ges§ 54. 3) Isaiah 34:6, of Yahweh's sword: — it hath fattened itself מֵחֶלֶב "" (מָֽלְאָה דָּםׅ
accept, anoint, take away the receive ashes from, make wax fat
A primitive root; to be fat; transitively, to fatten (or regard as fat); specifically to anoint; figuratively, to satisfy; denominatively (from deshen) to remove (fat) ashes (of sacrifices) -- accept, anoint, take away the (receive) ashes (from), make (wax) fat.
see HEBREW deshen