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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #2393 - חֶזְקָה

Word Origin
from (02391)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) strength, strong, being strong, force

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (5) NAS (4) HCS (4)
2 Chronicles 2
Isaiah 1
Daniel 1
2 Chronicles 2
Isaiah 1
Daniel 1
2 Chronicles 2
Isaiah 1
Daniel 1
n-cfsc 1
n-cfsc 1
n-cfsc 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2152) qzh (ההזק HhZQ) AC: Seize CO: ? AB: Strength: A strong grabbing hold to refrain or support.

V) qzh (ההזק HhZQ) - Seize: To grab hold tightly. To refrain or support by grabbing hold. KJV (290): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Piel) strong, repair, hold, strengthen, harden, prevail, encourage, take, courage, caught, stronger - Strongs: H2388 (חָזַק)

Nm) qzh (ההזק HhZQ) - Strong: The strength of something that refrains or supports. KJV (60): strong, mighty, sore, hard, hot, impudent, loud, stiffhearted, louder, stronger, strength - Strongs: H2389 (חָזָק), H2390 (חָזֵק), H2391 (חֵזֶק)

Nf1) eqzh (ההזקה HhZQH) - Strength: KJV (10): strong, strength, strengthen, force, mighty, repair, sharply - Strongs: H2393 (חֶזְקָה), H2394 (חָזְקָה)

gm) qzfh (ההוזק HhWZQ) - Strength: KJV (5): strength - Strongs: H2392 (חֹזֶק)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [חֶזְקָה] noun feminine strength, force (strictly Infinitive form from חזק see Ges§ 45. 1 b) —

1 of urgency of׳י s hand in prophetic inspiration בְּחֶזְקַת הַיָד֑ Isaiah 8:11 (compare חָזַק Ezekiel 3:14).

2 of royal powerכְּחֶזְקָתוֺ 2 Chronicles 12:1; 26:16 ("" חָזַק 2 Chronicles 26:15), Daniel 11:2.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

חֶזְקָה properly inf. of the verb חָזַק

(1)  כְּתֶזְקָתוֹ 2 Chronicles 12:1, 26:16, “in his being strong,” when he had become strong.

(2)  Isaiah 8:11, בְּחֶזְקַת־הַיָּד “in the hand (of God) being strong,” i.e. impelling me, being impelled by the Spirit of God, comp. the verb, Ezekiel 3:14; Jeremiah 20:7.

(3)  Daniel 11:2, כְּחֶזְקָתוֹ בְעָשְׁרוֹ “in his being strong in his riches,” i.e. confiding in them.

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List of Word Forms
וּכְחֶזְקָת֔וֹ וּכְחֶזְקָת֗וֹ וּכְחֶזְקָת֣וֹ וכחזקתו כְּחֶזְקַ֣ת כחזקת kə·ḥez·qaṯ kechezKat kəḥezqaṯ ū·ḵə·ḥez·qā·ṯōw uchechezkaTo ūḵəḥezqāṯōw
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