ויחזק

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Verb[edit]

וַיֶּחֱזַק (vayechezák) (Biblical Hebrew pausal form וַיֶּחֱזָק)

  1. (And) (he/it) was strong: third-person masculine singular vav-consecutive imperfect (hence past tense) of חָזַק (chazák).

Verb[edit]

וַיְחַזֵּק (vaychazék)

  1. Third-person masculine singular vav-consecutive imperfect (hence past tense) of חִזַּק (chizák).
    • Exodus 9:12, with Young's Literal Translation:
      וַיְחַזֵּק יהוה אֶת לֵב פַּרְעֹה
      vaychazék YHVH ét lév par'ó
      And Jehovah strengtheneth the heart of Pharaoh

Verb[edit]

וַיַּחֲזֶק (vayáchazek)

  1. Third-person masculine singular vav-consecutive imperfect (hence past tense) of הֶחֱזִיק (hechezík).
    • Exodus 4:4, with translation of the King James Version:
      וַיִּשְׁלַח יָדוֹ וַיַּחֲזֶק בּוֹ
      vayishlách yadó vayáchazek
      And he put forth his hand, and caught it