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Strong's #391 - אַכְזָב

Transliteration
ʼakzâb
Phonetics
ak-zawb'
Root Word (Etymology)
from (H3576)
Parts of Speech
adjective
TWOT
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

  1. deceitful, treacherous, deception, lie, deceptive, disappointing

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2756 ‑ κενός (ken‑os');  5571 ‑ ψευδής (psyoo‑dace');  5579 ‑ ψεῦδος (psyoo'‑dos);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (2)
Jeremiah 1
Micah 1
NAS (2)
Jeremiah 1
Micah 1
CSB (2)
Jeremiah 1
Micah 1
BSB (2)
Jeremiah 1
Micah 1
ESV (2)
Jeremiah 1
Micah 1
WEB (2)
Jeremiah 1
Micah 1
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)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 אַכְזָב adjective deceptive, disappointing (elative; opposed to אֵיתָן q. v. below יתן) — only absolute singular: — Micah 1:14 (with play on proper name אַכְזִיב); of a deceptive, disappointing stream (compare Isaiah 58:11) Jeremiah 15:18 ("" מַיִם לֹא נֶאְמָ֑נוּ; on meaning compare Job 6:15 ff.)


Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

אַכְזָב (for כְּזָב with Aleph prosthetic), adj. lying, false, deceptive. Specially for נַתַל אַכְזָב “a deceiving river,” i.e. soon drying up and disappointing the traveller, Jeremiah 15:18; Micah 1:14. Opposed to אֵיתָן a continual river; comp. fundus mendax, Hor. Carm. iii. 1, 30.


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List of Word Forms
אַכְזָ֔ב אכזב לְאַכְזָ֔ב לאכזב ’aḵ·zāḇ ’aḵzāḇ achZav lə’aḵzāḇ lə·’aḵ·zāḇ leachZav
 
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