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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #3577 - כָּזָב

Transliteration
kâzâb
Phonetics
kaw-zawb'  
Word Origin
from (03576)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
970a
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) a lie, untruth, falsehood, deceptive thing

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 95 ‑ ἀδίκως (ad‑ee'‑koce);  3152 ‑ μάταιος (mat'‑ah‑yos);  5571 ‑ ψευδής (psyoo‑dace');  5579 ‑ ψεῦδος (psyoo'‑dos);  5583 ‑ ψεύστης (psyoos‑tace');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (31) NAS (31) HCS (31)
Judges 2
Psalms 6
Proverbs 9
Isaiah 2
Ezekiel 7
Daniel 1
Hosea 2
Amos 1
Zephaniah 1
Judges 2
Psalms 6
Proverbs 9
Isaiah 2
Ezekiel 7
Daniel 1
Hosea 2
Amos 1
Zephaniah 1
Judges 2
Psalms 6
Proverbs 9
Isaiah 2
Ezekiel 7
Daniel 1
Hosea 2
Amos 1
Zephaniah 1
BYZ TIS TR
n-cmp 8
n-cms 19
n-cmp 8
n-cms 19
n-cmp 8
n-cms 19
NA WH


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: ©1999-2019
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 כָּזָב noun masculine Amos 2:4 lie, falsehood, deceptive thing; — absolute ׳כ Hosea 12:2 19t.; plural absolute כְּזָבִים Judges 16:10 9t.; suffix כִּזְבֵיהֶם Amos 2:4; — lie, falsehood, with דִּבֶּר Judges 16:10,13; Hosea 7:13; Zephaniah 3:13; Daniel 11:27; Psalm 5:7; Psalm 58:4, so Ezekiel 13:8 Co (by transposing ׳כ with שָׁוְא, compare Ezekiel 13:6; Ezekiel 13:7; Ezekiel 13:9); with יָפִיחַ (in Proverbs) Proverbs 6:19; Proverbs 14:5,25; Proverbs 19:5,9; of false prophecies (divinations) with אָמַר, ׳מִקְסַם כ Ezekiel 13:7; with קָסַם Ezekiel 13:9; Ezekiel 21:34; Ezekiel 22:28 + Ezekiel 13:6 ᵐ5 Co (׳קָסוֺם כ, for ᵑ0׳קֶסֶם כ); with שָׁמַע Ezekiel 13:19, בִּקֵּשׁ Psalm 4:3; with רָצָה delight in Psalm 62:5; so in the phrase ׳דְּבַרכֿ Proverbs 30:8, ׳אִישׁ כ Proverbs 19:22 = liar, עֵד כְּזָבִים Proverbs 21:28 = false witness; of idols. as a lie ( res ementita) Amos 2:4, so probably ׳שָׂטֵי כ those turning aside to a lie Psalm 40:5 (compare אָוֶן, אֱלִיל, הֶבֶל, שֶׁקֶר); then of empty human pretensions וָשֹׁד יַרְבֶּה׳כ Hosea 12:2; Isaiah 28:15 ("" שֶׁקֶר), Isaiah 28:17 (׳מַחְסֵה כ), Psalm 62:10 ("" הֶבֶל; compare כֹּזֵב Psalm 116:11); לֶחֶם כְּזָבִים Proverbs 23:3 = deceptive (disappointing) bread.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

כָּזָב m.

(1)  falsehood, lying, Psalms 4:3, 5:7 Proverbs 6:19.

(2) any thing that deceives, deludes by false hope; used of idols, Psalms 40:5; Amos 2:4 used of a false oracle, Ezekiel 13:6.

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List of Word Forms
כְּ֝זָבִ֗ים כְּ֭זָבִים כְּזָבִ֣ים כְּזָבִ֥ים כְּזָבִֽים׃ כִּזְבֵיהֶ֔ם כָ֫זָ֥ב כָּזָ֑ב כָּזָ֔ב כָּזָ֖ב כָּזָ֡ב כָּזָ֣ב כָּזָ֥ב כָּזָ֪ב כָּזָֽב׃ כָּזָב֒ כָזָ֔ב כָזָ֛ב כָזָ֣ב כָזָֽב׃ כזב כזב׃ כזביהם כזבים כזבים׃ chaZav kā·zāḇ ḵā·zāḇ kāzāḇ ḵāzāḇ kaZav kə·zā·ḇîm kəzāḇîm Kezavim kiz·ḇê·hem kizḇêhem kizveiHem
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