The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 247 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
rzaa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'azarTWOT - 59
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-zar' Verb
  1. gird, encompass, equip, clothe
    1. (Qal) to gird, gird on (metaphorical of strength)
    2. (Niphal) be girded
    3. (Piel) hold close, clasp
    4. (Hiphpael) gird oneself (for war)
NAS Word Usage - Total: 16
binds 1, bound 1, encircle 1, gird 7, girded 5, girds 1
NAS Verse Count
1 Samuel1
2 Samuel1
2 Kings1

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 'azar". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .