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Lexicon :: Strong's H5810 - ʿāzaz

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Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 1596

Strong’s Definitions

עָזַז ʻâzaz, aw-zaz'; a primitive root; to be stout (literally or figuratively):—harden, impudent, prevail, strengthen (self), be strong.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x

The KJV translates Strong's H5810 in the following manner: strengthen (6x), prevail (3x), strong (1x), impudent (1x), hardeneth (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x
The KJV translates Strong's H5810 in the following manner: strengthen (6x), prevail (3x), strong (1x), impudent (1x), hardeneth (1x).
  1. to be strong

    1. (Qal) to be strong, prevail

    2. (Hiphil) to make firm, strengthen

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עָזַז ʻâzaz, aw-zaz'; a primitive root; to be stout (literally or figuratively):—harden, impudent, prevail, strengthen (self), be strong.
STRONGS H5810: Abbreviations
† [עָזַז] verb be strong (Late Hebrew id., Hiph., especially in bad sense, and especially derivatives עַז; Phoenician עז strength, also in proper name Lzb338; Aramaic bdb073803 be mighty, strong, compare Old Aramaic, Nabataean, Palmyrene proper name עזיזו Lzb338 Cook90; Arabic bdb073804 be mighty, strong, Ethiopic bdb073805 id.; Assyrian ezêzu, be furious, ezzu, fierce); —
Qal Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יָעֹז Psalm 9:20; Psalm 52:9, יָעוֺז Daniel 11:12; 3rd person feminine singular תָּעֹז Psalm 89:14; Ecclesiastes 7:19, וַתָּ֫עָז Judges 3:10; Judges 6:2; Imperative masculine singular עוּזָּה Psalm 68:29 (but see below); Infinitive construct עֲזוֺז Proverbs 8:28; — be strong, prevail, וַתָּ֫עָז יָדוֺ עַלֿ Judges 3:10 and his hand prevailed against, so Judges 6:2; אַלתָּֿעֹז אֱנוֺשׁ Psalm 9:20; Daniel 11:12; absolute תָּעֹז יָָֽדְךָ Psalm 89:14 (of י׳); of apparently strength of wicked Psalm 52:9; בַּעֲזוֺז עִינוֺת תְּהוֺם Proverbs 8:28 when the fountains of the deep grew strong, i.e. firm, fixed; but Oort Bi Toy read בְּעַזְּזוֺ when he made firm, fixed fast (|| בְּאַמְּצוֺ); עוּוָּה אֱלֹהִים Psalm 68:29 Che Bae and others shew thyself strong, O God, who, etc., compare Köi. 363; < עוֺז הָא׳ the might, O God, which, etc., Hup Du; הַחָכְמָה תָּעֹז לֶחָכָם Ecclesiastes 7:19 wisdom is strong for the wise.לָעוֺז Isaiah 30:2 see עוּז.
Hiph. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular חֵעֵז אִישׁ רָשָׁע בְּפָנָיו Proverbs 21:29 a wicked man maketh firm (sheweth boldness) with his face; so 3rd person feminine singular הֵעֵ֫זָה פָנֶיהָ Proverbs 7:13 (Ges§ 67ddi. 372) she maketh bold her face.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


3:10; 3:10; 6:2; 6:2


9:20; 9:20; 52:9; 52:9; 68:29; 68:29; 89:14; 89:14


7:13; 8:28; 8:28; 21:29


7:19; 7:19




11:12; 11:12

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5810 matches the Hebrew עָזַז (ʿāzaz),
which occurs 12 times in 12 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 3:10 - And the Spirit of the LORD came upon him, and he judged Israel, and went out to war: and the LORD delivered Chushanrishathaim king of Mesopotamia into his hand; and his hand prevailed H5810 against Chushanrishathaim.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:2 - And the hand of Midian prevailed H5810 against Israel: and because of the Midianites the children of Israel made them the dens which are in the mountains, and caves, and strong holds.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:19 - Arise, O LORD; let not man prevail: H5810 let the heathen be judged in thy sight.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 52:7 - Lo, this is the man that made not God his strength; but trusted in the abundance of his riches, and strengthened H5810 himself in his wickedness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 68:28 - Thy God hath commanded thy strength: strengthen, H5810 O God, that which thou hast wrought for us.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:13 - Thou hast a mighty arm: strong H5810 is thy hand, and high is thy right hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 7:13 - So she caught him, and kissed him, and with an impudent H5810 face said unto him,
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:28 - When he established the clouds above: when he strengthened H5810 the fountains of the deep:
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 21:29 - A wicked man hardeneth H5810 his face: but as for the upright, he directeth his way.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 7:19 - Wisdom strengtheneth H5810 the wise more than ten mighty men which are in the city.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:2 - That walk to go down into Egypt, and have not asked at my mouth; to strengthen H5810 themselves in the strength of Pharaoh, and to trust in the shadow of Egypt!
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 11:12 - And when he hath taken away the multitude, his heart shall be lifted up; and he shall cast down many ten thousands: but he shall not be strengthened H5810 by it.
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