Gazal

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1497 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
lzga primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
GazalTWOT - 337
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
gaw-zal' Verb
Definition
  1. to tear away, seize, plunder, tear off, pull off, rob, take away by force
    1. (Qal)
      1. to tear away, rob
      2. to seize, plunder (with acc cognate)
    2. (Niphal)
      1. to be robbed
      2. to be taken away
NAS Word Usage - Total: 31
carried away 1, commit 2, commits 1, committed 1, consume 1, force 1, rob 3, robbed 6, robs 2, seize 2, seized 2, snatch 1, snatched 2, steal 1, take 1, taken by robbery 1, tear off 1, took by robbery 1, torn away 1
NAS Verse Count
Genesis2
Leviticus2
Deuteronomy2
Judges2
2 Samuel1
1 Chronicles1
Job4
Psalms2
Proverbs3
Isaiah1
Jeremiah2
Ezekiel5
Micah2
Malachi1


Total30
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 Gazal". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .