עזז

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עזז (transliteration needed)

  1. to be strong, mighty
  2. to groan

Hebrew[edit]

Root
ע־ז־ז

Verb[edit]

עָזַז ('azáz) (pa'al construction, future יָעֹז) (archaic, Biblical Hebrew)

  1. to make strong
    • Ecclesiastes 7:19, with translation of the New International Version:
      הַֽחָכְמָה תָּעֹז לֶחָכָם מֵֽעֲשָׂרָה שַׁלִּיטִים אֲשֶׁר הָיוּ בָּעִֽיר׃
      Wisdom makes one wise person more powerful than ten rulers in a city.
  2. to become strong, to prevail
    • Judges 3:10, with translation of the English Standard Version:
      [] וַתָּעָז יָדֹו עַל כּוּשַׁן רִשְׁעָתָֽיִם׃
      [] And his hand prevailed over Cushan-rishathaim.
  3. to be strong, to be robust
    • Psalms 89:13, with translation of the New International Version:
      לְךָ זְרֹועַ עִם־גְּבוּרָה תָּעֹז יָדְךָ תָּרוּם יְמִינֶֽךָ׃
      Your arm is endowed with power; your hand is strong, your right hand exalted.

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