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Lexicon :: Strong's H5826 - ʿāzar

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Strong’s Definitions

עָזַר ʻâzar, aw-zar'; a primitive root; to surround, i.e. protect or aid:—help, succour.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 82x

The KJV translates Strong's H5826 in the following manner: help (64x), helper (11x), holpen (3x), succour (3x), variant (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 82x
The KJV translates Strong's H5826 in the following manner: help (64x), helper (11x), holpen (3x), succour (3x), variant (1x).
  1. to help, succour, support

    1. (Qal) to help

    2. (Niphal) to be helped

    3. (Hiphil) to help

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עָזַר ʻâzar, aw-zar'; a primitive root; to surround, i.e. protect or aid:—help, succour.
STRONGS H5826: Abbreviations
I. [עָזַר]82 verb help, succour (Late Hebrew noun עֶזְרָה help; Phoenician in derivatives and compounds Lzb338 f.; Arabic bdb074006 excuse, exculpate, also aid; Aramaic bdb074007 help, Palmyrene עדר, rarely עזר Lzb338 Cook89. 90); —
Qal Perfect 3rd person masculine singular suffix עֲזָרָ֑נִי Psalm 118:13, עֲזָֽרְךָ 1 Chronicles 12:19; 3rd person plural suffix עֲזָרֻם 1 Chronicles 12:20, etc., Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יַעֲזָרֿ Isaiah 50:7, 9, suffix יַעְזְרֶךָּ Isaiah 44:2; 3rd person masculine plural יַעְזֹ֑רוּ Isaiah 30:7; Isaiah 41:6, וַיַּעְזְרוּ 1 Kings 1:7 suffix יַעַזְרֻנִי Psalm 119:175, etc.; Imperative masculine singular suffix עָזְרֵנִי Psalm 109:26; Psalm 119:86 + Joshua 10:4 Kt, masculine plural suffix עִזְרֻנִי Qr, etc.; Infinitive construct לַעֲזֹר 1 Chronicles 22:17, לַעֲזוֺר 1 Chronicles 18:5, לַעְזֹר Joshua 10:33 + 5 times, לַעְזוֺר 2 Chronicles 25:8 + 2 Samuel 18:3 Qr (> Kt לַעֲזִיר Hiph.); suffix לְעָזְרֵנִי 1 Chronicles 12:17 + 2 times, etc., Participle active עֹזֵר 1 Kings 20:16 +, etc.; passive עָזֻר Isaiah 31:3; — help, with accusative of person 1 Kings 20:16; Joshua 1:14 2 Chronicles 28:23 (reading עֹזְרִים Ges§ 53o, for MT מַעְזְרִים, apparently Hiph.; subject false gods); with accusative of location (city) Joshua 10:33 (D); especially with suffix person Joshua 10:4, 6 (+ הוֺשִׁיעַ; both J E), 1 Chronicles 12:18; 1 Chronicles 12:20; 1 Chronicles 12:23 (van d. H. 1 Chronicles 12:17; 1 Chronicles 12:19; 1 Chronicles 12:22), 2 Chronicles 32:3; Ezra 8:22 (+ מִן of enemy), Ezra 10:15; Daniel 10:13 (subject Michael); subject often God (י׳), with accusative of person Psalm 10:14; 1 Chronicles 15:26, usually suffix Genesis 49:25 (poem in J), 1 Samuel 7:12; Isaiah 41:10, 13, 14 + 12 times + 2 Chronicles 26:7 (with עַל against), Psalm 37:40 (+ פִּלֵּט), Psalm 46:6 (suffix of city), Psalm 109:26 (|| הוֺשִׁיעַ); subject false gods Deuteronomy 32:8; 2 Chronicles 28:23; with לְ person 2 Samuel 8:5 + 1 Chronicles 18:5 + 4 times + 2 Samuel 18:3 (read Qr לַעֲזוֺר, or לְעֹזֵר ? compare HPS); subject י׳ Isaiah 50:7, 9; with עִם person 1 Chronicles 12:22 (van d. H. 1 Chronicles 12:21; + עַל against); with אַחֲרֵי person (construction praegn.) 1 Kings 1:7; with בְּ person against whom 2 Chronicles 20:23 (+ infinitive); with בֵּין ֗֗֗ לְ, of י׳, 2 Chron 14:10; absolute Isaiah 30:7; 2 Chronicles 26:13 (+ עַל against), 2 Chronicles 28:16; לְרָעָה ע׳ Zechariah 1:15 they helped, with evil result; י׳ subject, 2 Chronicles 25:8 (opposed to הַכְשִׁיל); also participle with suffix Ezekiel 30:8 + 3 times; with לְ person 2 Kings 14:26 + 5 times, of י׳ Psalm 30:11; Psalm 54:6; absolute Isaiah 31:3; Isaiah 63:5; Jeremiah 47:4; Psalm 22:12; Psalm 107:12; construct עֹזְרֵי הַמִּלְחָמָה 1 Chronicles 12:1, עֹזְרֵי רָ֑הַב Job 9:13 (see רַהַב); Participle passive absolute as substantive he who is helped Isaiah 31:3.
Niph. Perfect וְנֶעֱזָרְ֑תִּי Psalm 28:7 I am helped (that is, by י׳); Imperfect 3rd person masculine plural וַיֵּעָֽזְרוּ 1 Chronicles 5:20 (that is, id.; + עַל against, with noun cognate יֵעָֽזְרוּ עֵזֶר מְעָט Daniel 11:34; Infinitive construct הִפְלִיא לְהֵעָזֵר 2 Chronicles 26:15 he was wonderfully helped (literally made wonderful to be helped).
Hiph. dubious: Infinitive construct 2 Samuel 18:3 Kt, Participle plural מַעְזְרִים 2 Chronicles 28:23, see Qal.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs






1:14; 10:4; 10:4; 10:6; 10:33; 10:33

1 Samuel


2 Samuel

8:5; 18:3; 18:3; 18:3

1 Kings

1:7; 1:7; 20:16; 20:16

2 Kings


1 Chronicles

5:20; 12:1; 12:17; 12:17; 12:18; 12:19; 12:19; 12:20; 12:20; 12:21; 12:22; 12:22; 12:23; 15:26; 18:5; 18:5; 22:17

2 Chronicles

14:10; 20:23; 25:8; 25:8; 26:7; 26:13; 26:15; 28:16; 28:23; 28:23; 28:23; 32:3


8:22; 10:15




10:14; 22:12; 28:7; 30:11; 37:40; 46:6; 54:6; 107:12; 109:26; 109:26; 118:13; 119:86; 119:175


30:7; 30:7; 31:3; 31:3; 31:3; 41:6; 41:10; 41:13; 41:14; 44:2; 50:7; 50:7; 50:9; 50:9; 63:5






10:13; 11:34



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5826 matches the Hebrew עָזַר (ʿāzar),
which occurs 82 times in 77 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 49:25–Psa 79:9)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:25 - by the God of your father who will help you,
by the Almighty[fn] who will bless you
with blessings of heaven above,
blessings of the deep that crouches beneath,
blessings of the breasts and of the womb.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:38 - who ate the fat of their sacrifices
and drank the wine of their drink offering?
Let them rise up and help you;
let them be your protection!
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 1:14 - Your wives, your little ones, and your livestock shall remain in the land that Moses gave you beyond the Jordan, but all the men of valor among you shall pass over armed before your brothers and shall help them,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:4 - “Come up to me and help me, and let us strike Gibeon. For it has made peace with Joshua and with the people of Israel.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:6 - And the men of Gibeon sent to Joshua at the camp in Gilgal, saying, “Do not relax your hand from your servants. Come up to us quickly and save us and help us, for all the kings of the Amorites who dwell in the hill country are gathered against us.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:33 - Then Horam king of Gezer came up to help Lachish. And Joshua struck him and his people, until he left none remaining.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 7:12 - Then Samuel took a stone and set it up between Mizpah and Shen[fn] and called its name Ebenezer;[fn] for he said, “Till now the LORD has helped us.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 8:5 - And when the Syrians of Damascus came to help Hadadezer king of Zobah, David struck down 22,000 men of the Syrians.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 18:3 - But the men said, “You shall not go out. For if we flee, they will not care about us. If half of us die, they will not care about us. But you are worth ten thousand of us. Therefore it is better that you send us help from the city.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 21:17 - But Abishai the son of Zeruiah came to his aid and attacked the Philistine and killed him. Then David’s men swore to him, “You shall no longer go out with us to battle, lest you quench the lamp of Israel.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:7 - He conferred with Joab the son of Zeruiah and with Abiathar the priest. And they followed Adonijah and helped him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 20:16 - And they went out at noon, while Ben-hadad was drinking himself drunk in the booths, he and the thirty-two kings who helped him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 14:26 - For the LORD saw that the affliction of Israel was very bitter, for there was none left, bond or free, and there was none to help Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:20 - And when they prevailed[fn] over them, the Hagrites and all who were with them were given into their hands, for they cried out to God in the battle, and he granted their urgent plea because they trusted in him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:1 - Now these are the men who came to David at Ziklag, while he could not move about freely because of Saul the son of Kish. And they were among the mighty men who helped him in war.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:17 - David went out to meet them and said to them, “If you have come to me in friendship to help me, my heart will be joined to you; but if to betray me to my adversaries, although there is no wrong in my hands, then may the God of our fathers see and rebuke you.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:18 - Then the Spirit clothed Amasai, chief of the thirty, and he said,
“We are yours, O David,
and with you, O son of Jesse!
Peace, peace to you,
and peace to your helpers!
For your God helps you.” Then David received them and made them officers of his troops.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:19 - Some of the men of Manasseh deserted to David when he came with the Philistines for the battle against Saul. (Yet he did not help them, for the rulers of the Philistines took counsel and sent him away, saying, “At peril to our heads he will desert to his master Saul.”)
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:21 - They helped David against the band of raiders, for they were all mighty men of valor and were commanders in the army.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:22 - For from day to day men came to David to help him, until there was a great army, like an army of God.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 15:26 - And because God helped the Levites who were carrying the ark of the covenant of the LORD, they sacrificed seven bulls and seven rams.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 18:5 - And when the Syrians of Damascus came to help Hadadezer king of Zobah, David struck down 22,000 men of the Syrians.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 22:17 - David also commanded all the leaders of Israel to help Solomon his son, saying,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 14:11 - And Asa cried to the LORD his God, “O LORD, there is none like you to help, between the mighty and the weak. Help us, O LORD our God, for we rely on you, and in your name we have come against this multitude. O LORD, you are our God; let not man prevail against you.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 18:31 - As soon as the captains of the chariots saw Jehoshaphat, they said, “It is the king of Israel.” So they turned to fight against him. And Jehoshaphat cried out, and the LORD helped him; God drew them away from him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 19:2 - But Jehu the son of Hanani the seer went out to meet him and said to King Jehoshaphat, “Should you help the wicked and love those who hate the LORD? Because of this, wrath has gone out against you from the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 20:23 - For the men of Ammon and Moab rose against the inhabitants of Mount Seir, devoting them to destruction, and when they had made an end of the inhabitants of Seir, they all helped to destroy one another.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 25:8 - But go, act, be strong for the battle. Why should you suppose that God will cast you down before the enemy? For God has power to help or to cast down.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:7 - God helped him against the Philistines and against the Arabians who lived in Gurbaal and against the Meunites.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:13 - Under their command was an army of 307,500, who could make war with mighty power, to help the king against the enemy.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:15 - In Jerusalem he made machines, invented by skillful men, to be on the towers and the corners, to shoot arrows and great stones. And his fame spread far, for he was marvelously helped, till he was strong.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:16 - At that time King Ahaz sent to the king[fn] of Assyria for help.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:23 - For he sacrificed to the gods of Damascus that had defeated him and said, “Because the gods of the kings of Syria helped them, I will sacrifice to them that they may help me.” But they were the ruin of him and of all Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:3 - he planned with his officers and his mighty men to stop the water of the springs that were outside the city; and they helped him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:8 - With him is an arm of flesh, but with us is the LORD our God, to help us and to fight our battles.” And the people took confidence from the words of Hezekiah king of Judah.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 8:22 - For I was ashamed to ask the king for a band of soldiers and horsemen to protect us against the enemy on our way, since we had told the king, “The hand of our God is for good on all who seek him, and the power of his wrath is against all who forsake him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:15 - Only Jonathan the son of Asahel and Jahzeiah the son of Tikvah opposed this, and Meshullam and Shabbethai the Levite supported them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:13 - “God will not turn back his anger;
beneath him bowed the helpers of Rahab.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 26:2 - “How you have helped him who has no power!
How you have saved the arm that has no strength!
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 29:12 - because I delivered the poor who cried for help,
and the fatherless who had none to help him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 30:13 - They break up my path;
they promote my calamity;
they need no one to help them.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:14 - But you do see, for you note mischief and vexation,
that you may take it into your hands;
to you the helpless commits himself;
you have been the helper of the fatherless.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:11 - Be not far from me,
for trouble is near,
and there is none to help.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 28:7 - The LORD is my strength and my shield;
in him my heart trusts, and I am helped;
my heart exults,
and with my song I give thanks to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 30:10 - Hear, O LORD, and be merciful to me!
O LORD, be my helper!”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:40 - The LORD helps them and delivers them;
he delivers them from the wicked and saves them,
because they take refuge in him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 46:5 - God is in the midst of her; she shall not be moved;
God will help her when morning dawns.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 54:4 - Behold, God is my helper;
the Lord is the upholder of my life.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 72:12 - For he delivers the needy when he calls,
the poor and him who has no helper.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:9 - Help us, O God of our salvation,
for the glory of your name;
deliver us, and atone for our sins,
for your name’s sake!

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