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Strong's #393 - אַכְזָר

from an unused root (apparently meaning to act harshly)
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1) cruel, fierce

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 415 ‑ ἀνελεήμων (an‑eleh‑ay'‑mone);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (4)
Deuteronomy 1
Job 2
Lamentations 1
NAS (4)
Deuteronomy 1
Job 2
Lamentations 1
HCS (4)
Deuteronomy 1
Job 2
Lamentations 1
BSB (4)
Deuteronomy 1
Job 2
Lamentations 1
ESV (3)
Job 2
Lamentations 1
WEB (4)
Deuteronomy 1
Job 2
Lamentations 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2254) rzk (כזר KZR) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Cruel

nm ) rzka (אכזר AKZR) - Cruel: KJV (4): cruel, fierce - Strongs: H393 (אַכְזָר)

nfm) irzka (אכזרי AKZRY) - Cruel: KJV (8): cruel - Strongs: H394 (אַכְזָרִי)

nff3) tfirzka (אכזריות AKZRYWT) - Cruel: KJV (1): cruel - Strongs: H395 (אַכְזְרִיּוּת)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 אַכְזָר adjective cruel, fierce, of poison (ראֹשׁ) Deuteronomy 32:33; elsewhere of men, fierce Job 41:2; as substantive = a cruel one Job 30:21 (of God), Lamentations 4:3.

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

אַכְזָר (from the root כָּזַר prop. to break), adj. [“violence, but always used as a concr.”]

(1)  bold, brave, daring, Job 41:2.

(2)  harsh, cruel, Lamentations 4:3 hence, “an enemy,” Job 30:21.

(3)  fierce, virulent, used of poison, Deuteronomy 32:33.

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List of Word Forms
אַ֭כְזָר אַכְזָֽר׃ אכזר אכזר׃ לְאַכְזָ֔ר לְאַכְזָ֣ר לאכזר ’aḵ·zār ’aḵzār achZar Achzor lə’aḵzār lə·’aḵ·zār leachZar
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