`Uzza'

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5798 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
azz[fem of (05797)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`Uzza'None
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ooz-zaw'
Definition
Uzza or Uzzah = "strength" n pr m
  1. a man slain by Jehovah for touching the sacred ark
  2. a Benjamite of the sons of Ehud
  3. ancestor of a family of temple slaves who returned from exile with Zerubbabel
  4. a Merarite Levite n pr loc
  5. the garden where kings Manasseh and Amon of Judah were buried
NAS Word Usage - Total: 13
Uzza 9, Uzzah 4
NAS Verse Count
2 Samuel4
2 Kings2
1 Chronicles5
Ezra1
Nehemiah1


Total13
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 `Uzza'". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .