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Chazaq

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   02388  
Original WordWord Origin
qzxa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChazaqTWOT - 636
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khaw-zak'   Verb
 Definition
  1. to strengthen, prevail, harden, be strong, become strong, be courageous, be firm, grow firm, be resolute, be sore
    1. (Qal)
      1. to be strong, grow strong 1a
    2. to prevail, prevail upon 1a
    3. to be firm, be caught fast, be secure 1a
    4. to press, be urgent 1a
    5. to grow stout, grow rigid, grow hard (bad sense) 1a
    6. to be severe, be grievous
      1. to strengthen
    7. (Piel)
      1. to make strong
      2. to restore to strength, give strength
      3. to strengthen, sustain, encourage
      4. to make strong, make bold, encourage
      5. to make firm
      6. to make rigid, make hard
    8. (Hiphil)
      1. to make strong, strengthen
      2. to make firm
      3. to display strength
      4. to make severe
      5. to support
      6. to repair
      7. to prevail, prevail upon
      8. to have or take or keep hold of, retain, hold up, sustain, support
      9. to hold, contain
    9. (Hithpael)
      1. to strengthen oneself
      2. to put forth strength, use one's strength
      3. to withstand
      4. to hold strongly with
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 290
strong 48, repair 47, hold 37, strengthened 28, strengthen 14, harden 13, prevail 10, encourage 9, take 9, courage 8, caught 5, stronger 5, hold 5, miscellaneous 52
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Genesis6
Exodus15
Leviticus1
Numbers1
Deuteronomy9
Joshua8
Judges12
1 Samuel6
2 Samuel15
1 Kings8
2 Kings15
1 Chronicles10
2 Chronicles38
Ezra5
Nehemiah34
Job7
Psalms5
Proverbs4
Isaiah20
Jeremiah15
Ezekiel12
Daniel9
Hosea1
Micah2
Nahum2
Haggai1
Zechariah4
Malachi1


Total266
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Chazaq". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .