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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #1494 - גָּזַז

Transliteration
gâzaz
Phonetics
gaw-zaz'
Origin
a primitive root [akin to (H1468)]
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
336
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to shear, mow

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to shear

1a2) shearer (participle)

1b) (Niphal) to be cut off, be destroyed

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2751 ‑ κείρω (ki'‑ro);  1291 ‑ διαστέλλω (dee‑as‑tel'‑lom‑ahee);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (15)
Genesis
3
Deuteronomy
1
1 Samuel
4
2 Samuel
2
Job
1
Isaiah
1
Jeremiah
1
Micah
1
Nahum
1
NAS (18)
Genesis
2
Deuteronomy
1
1 Samuel
4
2 Samuel
2
Job
1
Isaiah
1
Jeremiah
2
Micah
3
Nahum
2
HCS (15)
Genesis
3
Deuteronomy
1
1 Samuel
4
2 Samuel
2
Job
1
Isaiah
1
Jeremiah
1
Micah
1
Nahum
1
BSB (15)
Genesis
3
Deuteronomy
1
1 Samuel
4
2 Samuel
2
Job
1
Isaiah
1
Jeremiah
1
Micah
1
Nahum
1
ESV (14)
Genesis
2
Deuteronomy
1
1 Samuel
4
2 Samuel
2
Job
1
Isaiah
1
Jeremiah
1
Micah
1
Nahum
1
WEB (15)
Genesis
3
Deuteronomy
1
1 Samuel
4
2 Samuel
2
Job
1
Isaiah
1
Jeremiah
1
Micah
1
Nahum
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1053) zc (גז GZ) AC: Shear CO: Fleece AB: ?: The pictograph c is a picture of the foot and has a meaning of lifting. The z is an agricultural implement for harvesting or cutting. The sheering and removal of the wool fleece from the sheep for clothing as well as the cutting of other materials with one stroke.

A) zc (גז GZ) AC: Shear CO: Fleece AB: ?

Nm ) zc (גז GZ) - Fleece: The shearing of sheep for its fleece. Also the grasses that are sheared off with a sickle in harvest. KJV (4): fleece, mowings, mown grass - Strongs: H1488 (גֵּז)

Nf4) tizc (גזית GZYT) - Hewn Stone: Stones that are sheered with one blow to form flat sides. KJV (11): hewn, wrought - Strongs: H1496 (גָּזִית)

B) zzc (גזז GZZ) AC: Shear CO: ? AB: ?

V) zzc (גזז GZZ) - Sh (vf: Paal, Niphal, Participle) |kjv: shear, sheepshearer, shearers, cut off, poll, shave, cut down - Strongs: H1494 (גָּזַז)

C) zca (אגז AGZ) AC: ? CO: Nut AB: ?: The sheering of a nut tree.

cm) zfca (אגוז AGWZ) - Nut: KJV (1): nuts - Strongs: H93 (אֱגוֹז)

E) azc (גזא GZA) AC: ? CO: Stump AB: ?: A sheared off tree.

Nm) azc (גזא GZA) - Stump: KJV (3): stock, stem - Strongs: H1503 (גֶּזַע)

H) ezc (גזה GZH) AC: Shear CO: ? AB: ?

V) ezc (גזה GZH) - Sh (vf: Paal, Participle) |kjv: take - Strongs: H1491 (גָּזָה)

J) zfc (גוז GWZ) AC: Sweep CO: ? AB: ?: The back and forth sweeping action of a sickle cutting grasses.

V) zfc (גוז GWZ) - Sweep: The sweeping away of something. KJV (2): (vf: Paal) cut off, brought - Strongs: H1468 (גּוּז)

M) zic (גיז GYZ) AC: Shear CO: Fleece AB: ?

Nf1 ) ezic (גיזה GYZH) - Fleece: KJV (7): fleece - Strongs: H1492 (גִּזָּה)

Adopted Roots:

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

גָּזַז to cut, as hay (see גֵּז ); specially to shear a flock, Genesis 31:19, 38:12 1 Samuel 25:4, 1 Samuel 25:7 the hair, as in mourning, Job 1:20; Micah 1:16 Syr., Ch., and Arab. جَزَّ id. (Kindred roots, all of which have the primary power of cutting, are גָּזָה, גָּזַם, גָּזַע, גָּזַל, גָּזַר and transp. גָּרַז, see under קָצַץ, חָצַץ, גָּדַד, חָדַד.) וַיָנָז Numbers 11:31 see under the root גּוּז.

Niphal נָגֹוז; pl. נָגוֹזּוּ to be shorn, used of enemies, i.e. to be cut off, to be slain, Nahum 1:12 compare as to the metaphor, Isaiah 7:20.

Derivatives גֵּז, גִּזָּה and

גָּזֵז (“shearer”), [Gazez], pr.n. of two men, 1 Chronicles 2:46.

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List of Word Forms
בִּגְזֹ֥ז בגזז גָּזִּ֤י גֹּֽזֲזֵ֤י גֹֽזְזִים֙ גֹזְזִ֖ים גֹזְזֶ֖יהָ גֹזֵ֥ז גזז גזזי גזזיה גזזים גזי וַיָּ֖גָז וָגֹ֔זִּי וגזי ויגז לְגֹֽזְזָ֑י לִגְזֹ֖ז לָגֹ֥ז לגז לגזז לגזזי נָגֹ֖זּוּ נגזו תָגֹ֖ז תגז biḡ·zōz bigZoz biḡzōz gāz·zî gazZi gāzzî gō·ză·zê ḡō·zə·ze·hā ḡō·zə·zîm ḡō·zêz gōzăzê gozaZei goZez ḡōzêz ḡōzəzehā gozeZeiha gozeZim ḡōzəzîm lā·ḡōz laGoz lāḡōz lə·ḡō·zə·zāy legozeZai ləḡōzəzāy liḡ·zōz ligZoz liḡzōz nā·ḡōz·zū naGozzu nāḡōzzū ṯā·ḡōz taGoz ṯāḡōz vaGozzi vaiYagoz wā·ḡōz·zî wāḡōzzî way·yā·ḡāz wayyāḡāz
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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