Word Summary
azaz: to be strong
Original Word: עָזַז
Transliteration: azaz
Phonetic Spelling: (aw-zaz')
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to be strong
Meaning: to be strong
Strong's Concordance
harden, impudent, prevail, strengthen self, be strong

A primitive root; to be stout (literally or figuratively) -- harden, impudent, prevail, strengthen (self), be strong.


H5810. azaz

[עָזַז‎] verb be strong (Late Hebrew id., Hiph`il, especially in bad sense, and especially derivatives עַז‎; Phoenician עזstrength, also in proper name Lzb338; Aramaic be mighty, strong, compare Old Aramaic, Nabataean, Palmyrene proper name עזיזו‎ Lzb338 Cook90; Arabic be mighty, strong, Ethiopic id.; Assyrian ezêzu, be furious, ezzu, fierce); —

Qal Imperfect3masculine singular יָעֹזPsalm 9:20; 52:9, יָעוֺזDaniel 11:12; 3feminine singular תָּעֹזPsalm 89:14; Ecclesiastes 7:19, וַתָּ֫עָזJudges 3:10; 6:2; Imperative masculine singular עוּזָּהPsalm 68:29 (but see below); Infinitive construct עֲזוֺזProverbs 8:28; — be strong, prevail, עַלֿ יָדוֺ וַתָּ֫עָזJudges 3:10 and his hand prevailed against, so 6:2; אֱנוֺשׁ אַלתָּֿעֹזPsalm 9:20; Daniel 11:12; absolute יָָֽדְךָ תָּעֹזPsalm 89:14 (of ׳י‎); of apparently strength of wicked 52:9; תְּהוֺם עִינוֺת בַּעֲזוֺזProverbs 8:28 when the fountains of the deep grew strong, i.e. firm, fixed; but Oort Bi Toy read בְּעַזְּזוֺwhen he made firm, fixed fast ("" בְּאַמְּצוֺ‎); אֱלֹהִים עוּוָּהPsalm 68:29 Che Bae and others shew thyself strong, O God, who, etc., compare Köi. 363; < הָא ׳עוֺזthe might, O God, which, etc., Hup Du; לֶחָכָם תָּעֹז הַחָכְמָהEcclesiastes 7:19 wisdom is strong for the wise.לָעוֺזIsaiah 30:2 see עוּז‎.

Hiph`il Perfect3masculine singular בְּפָנָיו רָשָׁע אִישׁ חֵעֵזProverbs 21:29 a wicked man maketh firm (sheweth boldness) with his face; so 3 feminine singular פָנֶיהָ הֵעֵ֫זָה7:13 (Ges§ 67ddi. 372) she maketh bold her face.