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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #392 - אַכְזִיב

Word Origin
from (0391)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Location
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Achzib = “deceit”

1) a town in the lowland of west Judah

2) a town in Asher by the Sea of Galilee

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3152 ‑ μάταιος (mat'‑ah‑yos);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (4) NAS (4) HCS (4)
Joshua 2
Judges 1
Micah 1
Joshua 2
Judges 1
Micah 1
Joshua 2
Judges 1
Micah 1
n-p 3
n-p 3
n-p 3

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 אַכְזִיב proper name, of a location 1. in lowland of Judah Joshua 15:44 (ᵐ5 Ακιεζει καὶ Κεζειβ, ᵐ5 L Αχζειβ), Micah 1:14 (ᵐ5 οἴκους ματαίους; see also כְּזִיב, כֹּזֵבָא).

2 in Asher Judges 1:31 (ᵐ5 Ασχαζει), and (אַכְזִ֫יבָה) Joshua 19:29 (ᵐ5 Εχοζοβ, A Αχζειφ, ᵐ5 L Αχαζειβ); it lay on the coast south of Tyre, in Assyrian Akzibi, COT Joshua 19:29 Dl Par. 284; Greek Εκδιππα; modern Ezekiel -Zîb, Bd Pal. 272 Buhl G. § 120 and (on pronunciation) Kasteren ZPV xiii. 101.

כזר (√ of following; Aramaic Ethpe`el be cruel (ᵑ7 Job 10:1), compare Syriac , miles, vir strenuus PS1718, who compare Persian athleta, heros (Vullers)).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

אַכְזִיב (i.q. אַכְזָב), [Achzib], pr.n.

(1) of a town on the sea coast in the tribe of Asher, situated between Acco and Tyre, called by the Greeks Ecdippa, now Dsib; Joshua 19:29; Judges 1:31.

(2) of a town in the tribe of Judah, Joshua 15:44; Micah 1:14 comp. כְּזִיב and כֹּזֵבָה.

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List of Word Forms
אַכְזִֽיבָה׃ אַכְזִיב֙ אכזיב אכזיבה׃ וְאַכְזִ֖יב ואכזיב ’aḵ·zî·ḇāh ’aḵ·zîḇ ’aḵzîḇ ’aḵzîḇāh achZiv achZivah veachZiv wə’aḵzîḇ wə·’aḵ·zîḇ
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