Word Summary
gazel: robbery
Original Word: גָּזֵל
Transliteration: gazel
Phonetic Spelling: (gaw-zale')
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Short Definition: robbery
Meaning: robbery, plunder
Strong's Concordance
robbery, thing taken away by violence

From gazal; robbery, or (concretely) plunder -- robbery, thing taken away by violence.

see HEBREW gazal


H1498. gazel

גָּזֵלnoun [masculine] robbery — absolute גָּזֵל‎ Leviticus 5:21 3t. + Ezekiel 18:18 compare below; construct גֵּזֶלEcclesiastes 5:7; Ezekiel 18:18 (but compare below); — robbery Leviticus 5:21 (P) Psalm 62:11 ("" עשֶׁק‎) Isaiah 61:8; = thing plundered, taken as plunder, as plunder, accusative of congnate meaning with verb Ezekiel 22:29 (גָּזֵל גָּזַל‎); figurative משפט גֵּזֶל‎ = wresting of justice (compare Isaiah 10:2) Ecclesiastes 5:7. — Ezekiel 18:18 has אָח גֵּזֶל‎, but ᵐ5‎ Co strike out אח‎; read then גָּזֵל‎. — compare LagBN 172.