The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5799 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
lzaz[from (05795) and (0235)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`aza'zelTWOT - 1593
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
az-aw-zale'   Noun Masculine
  1. entire removal, scapegoat
    1. refers to the goat used for sacrifice for the sins of the people
    2. meaning dubious
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
scapegoat 4
NAS Verse Count

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 `aza'zel". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .