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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #03576 - כָּזַב

Transliteration
kâzab
Phonetics
kaw-zab'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
970
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to lie, tell a lie, be a liar, be found a liar, be in vain, fail

1a) (Qal) liar (participle)

1b) (Niphal) to be proven to be lying

1c) (Piel)

1c1) to lie, tell a lie, tell a lie with, deceive

1c2) to disappoint, fail

1d) (Hiphil) to make a liar, prove to be a liar

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3004 ‑ λέγω (leg'‑o);  5571 ‑ ψευδής (psyoo‑dace');  5571 ‑ ψευδής (psyoo‑dace');  669 ‑ ἀποφθέγγομαι (ap‑of‑theng'‑om‑ahee);  1587 ‑ ἐκλείπω (ek‑li'‑po);  2756 ‑ κενός (ken‑os');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (16)
Numbers
1
2 Kings
1
Job
4
Psalms
3
Proverbs
2
Isaiah
2
Ezekiel
1
Micah
1
Habakkuk
1
NAS (19)
Numbers
1
2 Kings
1
Job
5
Psalms
3
Proverbs
3
Isaiah
2
Ezekiel
1
Micah
2
Habakkuk
1
HCS (16)
Numbers
1
2 Kings
1
Job
4
Psalms
3
Proverbs
2
Isaiah
2
Ezekiel
1
Micah
1
Habakkuk
1
BSB (18)
Numbers
1
Judges
2
2 Kings
1
Job
4
Psalms
3
Proverbs
2
Isaiah
2
Ezekiel
1
Micah
1
Habakkuk
1
ESV (16)
Numbers
1
2 Kings
1
Job
4
Psalms
3
Proverbs
2
Isaiah
2
Ezekiel
1
Micah
1
Habakkuk
1
WEB (16)
Numbers
1
2 Kings
1
Job
4
Psalms
3
Proverbs
2
Isaiah
2
Ezekiel
1
Micah
1
Habakkuk
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2253) bzk (כזב KZB) AC: Lie CO: Lie AB: ?: Vain words spoken to deceive, cause failure or disappoint. What does not function in the capacity that it was meant to.

V) bzk (כזב KZB) - Lie: KJV (16): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Piel, Participle) lie, liar, vain, fail - Strongs: H3576 (כָּזַב)

Nm) bzk (כזב KZB) - Lie: KJV (31): lie, liar, leasing, deceitful, false - Strongs: H3577 (כָּזָב)

ef1) ebzik (כיזבה KYZBH) - Lying: [Aramaic only] [df: hbdk] KJV (1): lying - Strongs: H3538 (כְּדַב)

nm ) bzka (אכזב AKZB) - Lie: KJV (2): lie, liar - Strongs: H391 (אַכְזָב)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2021
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

כָּזַב in Kal part. כֹּזֵב Psalms 116:11 of more frequent occurrence in

Piel כִּזֵּב to lie, Job 6:28, 34:6 Proverbs 14:5. (Arab. كذب.) Followed by לְ to lie to any one, to deceive him. Psalms 78:36, 89:36, “shall I lie unto David?” i.e. break my fidelity (comp. Numbers 23:19). Ezekiel 13:19, followed by בְּ id. 2 Kings 4:16. Metaph. applied to water quickly drying up and disappointing the traveller, comp. אַכְזָב.

Hiphil, to reprove of lying, to convict of falsehood, Job 24:25.

Niphal, pass. of Hiphil, to be proved false, or deceitful, Job 41:1.

The derivatives follow, except אַכְזָב, אַכְזִיב.

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List of Word Forms
אֲכַזֵּ֑ב אֲכַזֵּֽב׃ אכזב אכזב׃ בְּכַ֨זֶּבְכֶ֔ם בכזבכם וְנִכְזָֽבְתָּ׃ וִֽיכַזֵּ֔ב ויכזב ונכזבת׃ יְכַזְּב֖וּ יְכַזְּבוּ־ יְכַזֵּ֑ב יַכְזִיבֵ֑נִי יכזב יכזבו יכזבו־ יכזיבני כְּזָבִ֑ים כְּזָבִ֔ים כִּזֵּ֔ב כֹּזֵֽב׃ כזב כזב׃ כזבים נִכְזָ֑בָה נכזבה תְּכַזֵּ֖ב תְכַזֵּ֔בִי תכזב תכזבי ’ă·ḵaz·zêḇ ’ăḵazzêḇ achazZev bə·ḵaz·zeḇ·ḵem beChazzevChem bəḵazzeḇḵem kə·zā·ḇîm kəzāḇîm kezaVim kiz·zêḇ kizzêḇ kizZev kō·zêḇ kōzêḇ koZev nichZavah niḵ·zā·ḇāh niḵzāḇāh ṯə·ḵaz·zê·ḇî tə·ḵaz·zêḇ techazZev techazZevi təḵazzêḇ ṯəḵazzêḇî venichZaveta vichazZev wə·niḵ·zā·ḇə·tā wəniḵzāḇətā wî·ḵaz·zêḇ wîḵazzêḇ yachziVeni yaḵ·zî·ḇê·nî yaḵzîḇênî yə·ḵaz·zə·ḇū yə·ḵaz·zə·ḇū- yə·ḵaz·zêḇ yechazZev yechazzevu yəḵazzêḇ yəḵazzəḇū yəḵazzəḇū-
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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