corner graphic   Hi,    
Finding the new version too difficult to understand? Go to

Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5820 - עַזְמָוֶת

Word Origin
from (05794) and (04194)
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Azmaveth = “strong unto death”

1) one of David’s mighty warriors (noun proper masculine)

2) a descendant of Mephibosheth, the son of Jonathan and grandson of king Saul (noun proper masculine)

3) a Benjamite, father of Jeziel and Pelet who were two of David’s men who joined him at Ziklag (noun proper masculine)

4) overseer of the royal treasures in the reign of David (noun proper masculine)

5) a place in Benjamin; also ‘Beth-azmeveth’ (noun proper locative)

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (8) NAS (8) HCS (8)
2 Samuel 1
1 Chronicles 5
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 1
2 Samuel 1
1 Chronicles 5
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 1
2 Samuel 1
1 Chronicles 5
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 1
n-p 8
n-p 8
n-p 8

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. עַזְמָ֫וֶת proper name, masculine A ᵐ5 L usually Αζμωθ, Ασμωθ:

1. a. one of David's heroes 2 Samuel 23:31; 1 Chronicles 11:33, B Ασβωθ.

b. father of two of David's men 1 Chronicles 12:3.

c. officer of David 1 Chronicles 27:25.

2 Benjamite name 1 Chronicles 8:36; 1 Chronicles 9:42, B Σαλμω, Γαβαωθ.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights reserved. Used by permission.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

עַזְמָוֶת (“strong to death”), [Azmaveth], pr.n.

(1) of one of the heroes of David, 2 Samuel 23:31.

(2)  1 Chronicles 27:25. See עַזְמָוֶת בֵּית p. 118, A.

These files are public domain and are a derivative of an electronic edition that is available
List of Word Forms
וְעַזְמָ֑וֶת ועזמות עַזְמָ֑וֶת עַזְמָ֖וֶת עַזְמָ֙וֶת֙ עזמות ‘az·mā·weṯ ‘azmāweṯ azMavet veazMavet wə‘azmāweṯ wə·‘az·mā·weṯ
Lectionary Calendar
Sunday, February 23rd, 2020
Transfiguration Sunday / the Last Sunday after Epiphany
There are 49 days til Easter!
Search for…
Choose a letter to browse:
Prev Entry
Next Entry
To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient contact form
Powered by Lightspeed Technology