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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #1496 - גָּזִית

Word Origin
from (01491)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) a cutting, hewing

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3037 ‑ λίθος (lee'‑thos);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (11) NAS (10) HCS (11)
Exodus 1
1 Kings 5
1 Chronicles 1
Isaiah 1
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 1
Amos 1
Exodus 1
1 Kings 5
Isaiah 1
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 1
Amos 1
Exodus 1
1 Kings 5
1 Chronicles 1
Isaiah 1
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 1
Amos 1
n-cfs 11
n-cfs 11
n-cfs 11

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)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 גָּזִית noun feminine a cutting, hewingגָּזִית Exodus 20:25 10t., always absolute; — hewing, ׳אַבְנֵי ג = hewn stones (building-stones) 1 Kings 5:31; 1 Chronicles 22:2; Ezekiel 40:42 (for tables), compare ׳אֲבָנִים יְקָרוֺת כְּמִדּוֺת ג 1 Kings 7:9,11 (but Klo strike out as gloss, compare ᵐ5); also without אבני = hewn stones Exodus 20:25 (altar) Amos 5:11 (׳בָּֽתֵּי ג) Isaiah 9:9 (opposed to לְבֵנִים); ׳טוּרֵי ג 1 Kings 6:36, ׳טוּרִים ג 1 Kings 7:12; also Lamentations 3:9 ׳גָּדַר דַּרְכִּי בְּג.

גִּזָּה see below גזז. below

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List of Word Forms
בְּגָזִ֔ית בגזית גָּזִ֑ית גָּזִ֔ית גָּזִ֖ית גָזִ֑ית גָזִ֔ית גָזִ֗ית גָזִ֛ית גָזִֽית׃ גזית גזית׃ וְגָזִ֣ית וגזית bə·ḡā·zîṯ begaZit bəḡāzîṯ gā·zîṯ ḡā·zîṯ gaZit gāzîṯ ḡāzîṯ vegaZit wə·ḡā·zîṯ wəḡāzîṯ
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