Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search NASB20
Your Bible Version is the NASB20
Go to Top
Link to This Page Cite This Page
Share this page Follow the BLB
Printable Page
 
 
Left Context Bar Edge 1Left Context Bar BackgroundLeft Context Bar Edge 2Previous Strongs NumberCopy VersesCopy OptionsShow StrongsRed Letter OnNext Strongs NumberRight Context Bar Edge 2Right Context Bar BackgroundRight Context Bar Edge 1
The Blue Letter Bible
BLB Searches
Search the Bible
Search NASB20
 [?]

Advanced Options

Other Searches

Multi-Verse Retrieval
x
Search NASB20

Let's Connect
x
Daily Devotionals
x

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans
x

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan

Lexicon :: Strong's H1497 - gāzal

Choose a new font size and typeface
גָּזַל
Transliteration
gāzal
Pronunciation
gaw-zal'
Listen
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 337

Strong’s Definitions

גָּזַל gâzal, gaw-zal'; a primitive root; to pluck off; specifically to flay, strip or rob:—catch, consume, exercise (robbery), pluck (off), rob, spoil, take away (by force, violence), tear.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 30x

The KJV translates Strong's H1497 in the following manner: spoil (8x), take away (8x), rob (4x), pluck (3x), caught (1x), consume (1x), exercised (1x), force (1x), pluck off (1x), torn (1x), violence (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 30x
The KJV translates Strong's H1497 in the following manner: spoil (8x), take away (8x), rob (4x), pluck (3x), caught (1x), consume (1x), exercised (1x), force (1x), pluck off (1x), torn (1x), violence (1x).
  1. to tear away, seize, plunder, tear off, pull off, rob, take away by force

    1. (Qal)

      1. to tear away, rob

      2. to seize, plunder (with acc cognate)

    2. (Niphal)

      1. to be robbed

      2. to be taken away

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
גָּזַל gâzal, gaw-zal'; a primitive root; to pluck off; specifically to flay, strip or rob:—catch, consume, exercise (robbery), pluck (off), rob, spoil, take away (by force, violence), tear.
STRONGS H1497:
† I. גָּזַל verb tear away, seize, rob (Late Hebrew id., Phoenician גזל Niph., Aramaic גְּזַל, bdb015914 & (Nas.) bdb015915; Arabic bdb015916 cut off) —
Qal Perfect גָּזַל Job 20:19; Ezekiel 18:18, גָּזָ֑ל Leviticus 5:23 + 2 times, גָּזַלְתִּי Psalm 69:5 etc.; Imperfect יִגְזֹל Ezekiel 18:7, וַיִּגְזֹל 2 Samuel 23:21; 1 Chronicles 11:23 etc.; Infinitive גְּזֹל Isaiah 10:2; Participle active גּוֺזֵל Proverbs 28:24; suffix גֹּזְלוֺ Psalm 35:10; plural construct גֹּזְלֵי Micah 3:2; passive גָּזוּל Deuteronomy 28:29 + 4 times; — tear away, rob, with object of thing (movable), flock (עֵדֶר) Job 24:2, ass Deuteronomy 28:31, women Judges 21:23 compare Genesis 31:31 (E), tear away orphan child from breast Job 24:9 יתום מִשֹּׁד, snatch a spear from enemy's hand 2 Samuel 23:21 = 1 Chronicles 11:23; figurative of drying up snow-water Job 24:19; (object stationary) take violent possession of, well of water Genesis 21:25 (E), house Job 20:19, fields Micah 2:2; (hyperb.) the skin Micah 3:2; with accusative of congnate meaning with verb = seize, plunder, object גְּזֵלָה Leviticus 5:23 (P) Ezekiel 18:7, 12, 16, גָּזֵל Ezekiel 18:18; Ezekiel 22:29; indefinite Psalm 69:5; figurative, object מִשְׁפָּט Isaiah 10:2; with object person robbed Psalm 35:10; Proverbs 22:22; Proverbs 28:24, probably also Judges 9:25 compare Leviticus 19:13 (H; absolute); compare also passive Deuteronomy 28:29 (|| עָשׁוּק); הציל גָּזוּל מיד עושׁק Jeremiah 21:12; compare Jeremiah 22:3; Malachi 1:13 גָּזוּל (|| פִּסֵּחַ lame and חוֺלֶה sick), probably that rescued after seizure by wild beasts, therefore mutilated.
Niph. Perfect 3rd person feminine singular וְנִגְזְלָה, subject sleep Proverbs 4:16 לא || (יִֽֽֽשְׁנוּׅ.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com

BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Genesis

21:25; 31:31

Leviticus

19:13

Deuteronomy

28:29; 28:29; 28:31

Judges

9:25; 21:23

2 Samuel

23:21; 23:21

1 Chronicles

11:23; 11:23

Job

20:19; 20:19; 24:2; 24:9; 24:19

Psalms

35:10; 35:10; 69:5; 69:5

Proverbs

4:16; 22:22; 28:24; 28:24

Isaiah

10:2; 10:2

Jeremiah

21:12; 22:3

Ezekiel

18:7; 18:7; 18:12; 18:16; 18:18; 18:18; 22:29

Micah

2:2; 3:2; 3:2

Malachi

1:13

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1497 matches the Hebrew גָּזַל (gāzal),
which occurs 30 times in 30 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:25 - But Abraham [fn]complained to Abimelech because of the well of water which the servants of Abimelech had seized H1497.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:31 - Then Jacob replied to Laban, “Because I was afraid, for I thought that you would take H1497 your daughters from me by H1497 force H1497.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 6:4 - then it shall be, when he sins and becomes guilty, that he shall restore what he took H1497 by H1497 robbery H1497 or acquired by extortion, or the deposit which was [fn]entrusted to him, or the lost property which he found,
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 19:13 - ‘You shall not oppress your neighbor, nor rob H1497 him. The wages of a hired worker are not to remain with you all night until morning.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:29 - and you will be groping about at noon, just as a person who is blind gropes in the darkness, and you will not be successful in your ways; but you will only be [fn]oppressed and robbed H1497 all the time, with no one to save you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:31 - “Your ox will be slaughtered before your eyes, but you will not eat of it; your donkey will be snatched H1497 away H1497 from you, and will not [fn]be restored to you; your [fn]sheep will be given to your enemies, and you will have no one to save you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:25 - The [fn]leaders of Shechem set up men in ambush against him on the tops of the mountains, and they robbed H1497 everyone who would pass by them on the road; and it was reported to Abimelech.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 21:23 - The sons of Benjamin did so, and took wives according to their number from those who danced, whom they seized H1497. And they went and returned to their inheritance, and rebuilt the cities and lived in them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 23:21 - And he [fn]killed an Egyptian, [fn]an impressive man. Now the Egyptian had a spear in his hand, but he went down to him with a club and snatched H1497 the spear from the Egyptian’s hand, and killed him with his own spear.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 11:23 - And he killed an Egyptian, a man of great stature [fn]five cubits tall. Now in the Egyptian’s hand was a spear like a weaver’s beam, but he went down to him with a club and snatched H1497 the spear from the Egyptian’s hand and killed him with his own spear.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 20:19 - “For he has oppressed and neglected the poor;
He has seized H1497 a house which he has not built.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:2 - People remove landmarks;
They seize H1497 and [fn]devour flocks.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:9 - Others snatch H1497 an orphan from the breast,
And they seize it as a pledge against the poor.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:19 - “Dryness and heat snatch H1497 away H1497 the snow waters,
As [fn]Sheol snatches those who have sinned.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 35:10 - All my bones will say, “LORD, who is like You,
Who rescues the afflicted from one who is too strong for him,
And the afflicted and the poor from one who robs H1497 him?”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:4 - Those who hate me without a cause are more than the hairs of my head;
Those who would [fn]destroy me are powerful, those who oppose me with lies;
What I did not steal H1497, I then have to restore.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 4:16 - For they cannot sleep unless they do evil;
And [fn]they are robbed H1497 of sleep unless they make someone stumble.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:22 - Do not rob H1497 the poor because he is poor,
Nor crush the needy at the gate;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 28:24 - He who robs H1497 his father or his mother
And says, “There is no wrong done,”
Is the companion of a person who destroys.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 10:2 - So as to [fn]deprive the needy of justice
And rob H1497 the poor among My people of their rights,
So that widows may be their spoil
And that they may plunder the [fn]orphans.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 21:12 - house of David, this is what the LORD says:
“Administer justice [fn]every morning;
And save the person who has been robbed H1497 from the [fn]power of his oppressor,
So that My wrath will not spread like fire
And burn, with no one to extinguish it,
Because of the evil of their deeds.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 22:3 - ‘This is what the LORD says: “Do justice and righteousness, and save one who has been robbed H1497 from the power of his oppressor. And do not mistreat or do violence to the stranger, the orphan, or the widow; and do not shed innocent blood in this place.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 18:7 - and if a man does not oppress anyone, but restores to the debtor his pledge, does not commit H1497 robbery, but gives his bread to the hungry and covers the naked with clothing,
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 18:12 - oppresses the poor and needy, commits H1497 robbery, does not restore a pledge, but raises his eyes to the idols and commits abomination,
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 18:16 - nor oppressed anyone, nor retained a pledge, nor committed H1497 robbery; instead, he gives his bread to the hungry and covers the naked with clothing,
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 18:18 - “As for his father, because he practiced extortion, robbed H1497 his brother, and did what was not good among his people, behold, he will die for his guilt.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 22:29 - “The people of the land have practiced extortion and committed H1497 robbery, and they have oppressed the poor and needy, and have oppressed the stranger without justice.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 2:2 - They covet fields, so they seize H1497 them;
And houses, so they take them.
They [fn]exploit a man and his house,
A person and his inheritance.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 3:2 - “You who hate good and love evil,
Who tear H1497 off H1497 their skin from them
And their flesh from their bones,
Unchecked Copy BoxMal 1:13 - “You also say, ‘See, [fn]how tiresome it is!’ And you view it as trivial,” says the LORD of armies, “and you bring what was taken H1497 by H1497 robbery H1497 and what is lame or sick; so you bring the offering! Should I accept it from your hand?” says the LORD.

Donate Contact

Blue Letter Bible study tools make reading, searching and studying the Bible easy and rewarding.

Blue Letter Bible is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization