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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #1494 - גָּזַז

Transliteration
gâzaz
Phonetics
gaw-zaz'  
Word Origin
a primitive root [akin to (01468)]
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
336
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to shear, mow

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to shear

1a2) shearer (participle)

1b) (Niphal) to be cut off, be destroyed

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2751 ‑ κείρω (ki'‑ro);  1291 ‑ διαστέλλω (dee‑as‑tel'‑lom‑ahee);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (15) NAS (14) HCS (15)
Genesis 3
Deuteronomy 1
1 Samuel 4
2 Samuel 2
Job 1
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 1
Micah 1
Nahum 1
Genesis 3
Deuteronomy 1
1 Samuel 4
2 Samuel 2
Job 1
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 1
Micah 1
Nahum 1
Genesis 3
Deuteronomy 1
1 Samuel 4
2 Samuel 2
Job 1
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 1
Micah 1
Nahum 1
BYZ TIS TR
v-qPmp 3
v-qPmpc 1
v-qPmpcX1cs 1
v-qPms 1
v-qc 2
v-qPmp 3
v-qPmpc 1
v-qPmpcX1cs 1
v-qPms 1
v-qc 2
v-qPmp 3
v-qPmpc 1
v-qPmpcX1cs 1
v-qPms 1
v-qc 2
NA WH


Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1053) zc (גז GZ) AC: Shear CO: Fleece AB: ?: The pictograph c is a picture of the foot and has a meaning of lifting. The z is an agricultural implement for harvesting or cutting. The sheering and removal of the wool fleece from the sheep for clothing as well as the cutting of other materials with one stroke.

A) zc (גז GZ) AC: Shear CO: Fleece AB: ?

Nm ) zc (גז GZ) - Fleece: The shearing of sheep for its fleece. Also the grasses that are sheared off with a sickle in harvest. KJV (4): fleece, mowings, mown grass - Strongs: H1488 (גֵּז)

Nf4) tizc (גזית GZYT) - Hewn Stone: Stones that are sheered with one blow to form flat sides. KJV (11): hewn, wrought - Strongs: H1496 (גָּזִית)

B) zzc (גזז GZZ) AC: Shear CO: ? AB: ?

V) zzc (גזז GZZ) - Sh (vf: Paal, Niphal, Participle) |kjv: shear, sheepshearer, shearers, cut off, poll, shave, cut down - Strongs: H1494 (גָּזַז)

C) zca (אגז AGZ) AC: ? CO: Nut AB: ?: The sheering of a nut tree.

cm) zfca (אגוז AGWZ) - Nut: KJV (1): nuts - Strongs: H93 (אֱגוֹז)

E) azc (גזא GZA) AC: ? CO: Stump AB: ?: A sheared off tree.

Nm) azc (גזא GZA) - Stump: KJV (3): stock, stem - Strongs: H1503 (גֶּזַע)

H) ezc (גזה GZH) AC: Shear CO: ? AB: ?

V) ezc (גזה GZH) - Sh (vf: Paal, Participle) |kjv: take - Strongs: H1491 (גָּזָה)

J) zfc (גוז GWZ) AC: Sweep CO: ? AB: ?: The back and forth sweeping action of a sickle cutting grasses.

V) zfc (גוז GWZ) - Sweep: The sweeping away of something. KJV (2): (vf: Paal) cut off, brought - Strongs: H1468 (גּוּז)

M) zic (גיז GYZ) AC: Shear CO: Fleece AB: ?

Nf1 ) ezic (גיזה GYZH) - Fleece: KJV (7): fleece - Strongs: H1492 (גִּזָּה)

Adopted Roots:

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [גָּזַז] verb shear (Late Hebrew id., Aramaic גְּזָז , Arabic , Assyrian derivatives) —

Qal Imperfect וַיָּ֫גָו Job 1:20; 2 masculine singular תָּגֹז Deuteronomy 15:19; Imperative 2 feminine singular גָּזִּ֫י Jeremiah 7:29, גֹּ֫זִּי Micah 1:16; Infinitive construct גְּזֹו Genesis 31:19 (E) 1 Samuel 25:2, גֹּז Genesis 38:13 (J); Participle גֹּזֵז 1 Samuel 25:4; plural גֹּזְַזִים 1 Samuel 25:7 2t.; construct גֹּזַזֵי Genesis 38:12; suffix גֹּזְַזָי֑ 1 Samuel 25:11, גֹּזְַזֶיהָ Isaiah 53:7; — shear sheep (object צאֹן) Genesis 31:19; Genesis 38:13; Deuteronomy 15:19; 1 Samuel 25:2,4; compare Participle shearer (with צאן) Genesis 38:12, also גֹּזְַזֶיהָ (i.e. רָחֵל) Isaiah 53:7; absolute = sheep-shearer, 1 Samuel 25:7,11; 2 Samuel 13:23,24; object man's head (ראשׁוֺ) Job 1:20; of a woman's (figurative of Israel) Micah 1:16 (no object; "" קרחי), (figurative of Jerusalem) Jeremiah 7:29 (object נֵזֶר q. v.)

Niph`alנָגוֺ֫זּוּ be cut off (= destroyed) of Assyrians Nahum 1:12.

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List of Word Forms
בִּגְזֹ֥ז בגזז גָּזִּ֤י גֹּֽזֲזֵ֤י גֹֽזְזִים֙ גֹזְזִ֖ים גֹזְזֶ֖יהָ גֹזֵ֥ז גזז גזזי גזזיה גזזים גזי וַיָּ֖גָז וָגֹ֔זִּי וגזי ויגז לְגֹֽזְזָ֑י לִגְזֹ֖ז לָגֹ֥ז לגז לגזז לגזזי נָגֹ֖זּוּ נגזו תָגֹ֖ז תגז biḡ·zōz bigZoz biḡzōz gāz·zî gazZi gāzzî gō·ză·zê ḡō·zə·ze·hā ḡō·zə·zîm ḡō·zêz gōzăzê gozaZei goZez ḡōzêz ḡōzəzehā gozeZeiha gozeZim ḡōzəzîm lā·ḡōz laGoz lāḡōz lə·ḡō·zə·zāy legozeZai ləḡōzəzāy liḡ·zōz ligZoz liḡzōz nā·ḡōz·zū naGozzu nāḡōzzū ṯā·ḡōz taGoz ṯāḡōz vaGozzi vaiYagoz wā·ḡōz·zî wāḡōzzî way·yā·ḡāz wayyāḡāz
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