Gazaz

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1494 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
zzga primitive root [akin to (01468)]
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
GazazTWOT - 336
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
gaw-zaz' Verb
Definition
  1. to shear, mow
    1. (Qal)
      1. to shear
      2. shearer (participle)
    2. (Niphal) to be cut off, be destroyed
NAS Word Usage - Total: 16
cut off 3, cut off your hair 1, shaved 1, shear 3, shearers 3, shearing 2, sheepshearers 2, sheepshearers* 1
NAS Verse Count
Genesis3
Deuteronomy1
1 Samuel4
2 Samuel2
Job1
Isaiah1
Jeremiah1
Micah1
Nahum1


Total15
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 Gazaz". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .