gazaz: to shearOriginal Word: גָּזַז
Part of Speech: Verb
Phonetic Spelling: (gaw-zaz')
Short Definition: off
a prim. root
cut off (3), cut off your hair (1), shaved (1), shear (3), shearers (3), shearing (2), sheepshearers (2), sheepshearers* (1).
[גָּזַז] verb shear (Late Hebrew id., Aramaic גְּזָז , Arabic , Assyrian derivatives) —
Qal Imperfect וַיָּ֫גָו Job 1:20; 2masculine singular תָּגֹז Deuteronomy 15:19; Imperative2feminine singular גָּזִּ֫י Jeremiah 7:29, גֹּ֫זִּי Micah 1:16; Infinitive construct גְּזֹו Genesis 31:19 (E) 1 Samuel 25:2, גֹּז Genesis 38:13 (J); Participle גֹּזֵז 1 Samuel 25:4; plural גֹּזְַזִים 1 Samuel 25:7 2t.; construct גֹּזַזֵי Genesis 38:12; suffix גֹּזְַזָי֑ 1 Samuel 25:11, גֹּזְַזֶיהָ Isaiah 53:7; — shear sheep (object צאֹן) Genesis 31:19; Genesis 38:13; Deuteronomy 15:19; 1 Samuel 25:2,4; compare Participle shearer (with צאן) Genesis 38:12, also גֹּזְַזֶיהָ (i.e. רָחֵל) Isaiah 53:7; absolute = sheep-shearer, 1 Samuel 25:7,11; 2 Samuel 13:23,24; object man's head (ראשׁוֺ) Job 1:20; of a woman's (figurative of Israel) Micah 1:16 (no object; "" קרחי), (figurative of Jerusalem) Jeremiah 7:29 (object נֵזֶר q. v.)
Niph`al נָגוֺ֫זּוּ be cut off (= destroyed) of Assyrians Nahum 1:12. cut off, poll, shave, shearer
A primitive root (akin to guwz); to cut off; specifically to shear a flock or shave the hair; figuratively to destroy an enemy -- cut off (down), poll, shave, ((sheep-)) shear(-er).
see HEBREW guwz בִּגְזֹ֥ז בגזז גָּזִּ֤י גֹּֽזֲזֵ֤י גֹֽזְזִים֙ גֹזְזִ֖ים גֹזְזֶ֖יהָ גֹזֵ֥ז גזז גזזי גזזיה גזזים גזי וַיָּ֖גָז וָגֹ֔זִּי וגזי ויגז לְגֹֽזְזָ֑י לִגְזֹ֖ז לָגֹ֥ז לגז לגזז לגזזי נָגֹ֖זּוּ נגזו תָגֹ֖ז תגז biḡ·zōz bigZoz biḡzōz gāz·zî gazZi gāzzî gō·ză·zê ḡō·zə·ze·hā ḡō·zə·zîm ḡō·zêz gōzăzê gozaZei goZez ḡōzêz ḡōzəzehā gozeZeiha gozeZim ḡōzəzîm lā·ḡōz laGoz lāḡōz lə·ḡō·zə·zāy legozeZai ləḡōzəzāy liḡ·zōz ligZoz liḡzōz nā·ḡōz·zū naGozzu nāḡōzzū ṯā·ḡōz taGoz ṯāḡōz vaGozzi vaiYagoz wā·ḡōz·zî wāḡōzzî way·yā·ḡāz wayyāḡāz
Strong's Hebrew 1494
biḡ·zōz — 1 Occ.
gāz·zî — 1 Occ.
gō·ză·zê — 1 Occ.
ḡō·zêz — 1 Occ.
ḡō·zə·ze·hā — 1 Occ.
ḡō·zə·zîm — 3 Occ.
lā·ḡōz — 1 Occ.
lə·ḡō·zə·zāy — 1 Occ.
liḡ·zōz — 1 Occ.
nā·ḡōz·zū — 1 Occ.
ṯā·ḡōz — 1 Occ.
wā·ḡōz·zî — 1 Occ.
way·yā·ḡāz — 1 Occ.
BIB: וְלָבָ֣ן הָלַ֔ךְ לִגְזֹ֖ז אֶת־ צֹאנ֑וֹ
NAS: had gone to shear his flock,
KJV: went to shear his sheep:
INT: Laban had gone to shear his flock stole
BIB: וַיַּ֜עַל עַל־ גֹּֽזֲזֵ֤י צֹאנוֹ֙ ה֗וּא
KJV: and went up unto his sheepshearers to Timnath,
INT: went and cut off cattle he
BIB: עֹלֶ֥ה תִמְנָ֖תָה לָגֹ֥ז צֹאנֽוֹ׃
NAS: up to Timnah to shear his sheep.
KJV: to Timnath to shear his sheep.
INT: is going to Timnah to shear his sheep
BIB: שׁוֹרֶ֔ךָ וְלֹ֥א תָגֹ֖ז בְּכ֥וֹר צֹאנֶֽךָ׃
NAS: nor shear the firstborn
KJV: of thy bullock, nor shear the firstling
INT: of your herd nor shear the firstborn of your flock
1 Samuel 25:2
BIB: עִזִּ֑ים וַיְהִ֛י בִּגְזֹ֥ז אֶת־ צֹאנ֖וֹ
NAS: And it came about while he was shearing his sheep
KJV: goats: and he was shearing his sheep
INT: goats came was shearing his sheep Carmel
1 Samuel 25:4
BIB: בַּמִּדְבָּ֑ר כִּֽי־ גֹזֵ֥ז נָבָ֖ל אֶת־
NAS: that Nabal was shearing his sheep.
KJV: that Nabal did shear his sheep.
INT: the wilderness for was shearing Nabal his sheep
1 Samuel 25:7
BIB: שָׁמַ֔עְתִּי כִּ֥י גֹזְזִ֖ים לָ֑ךְ עַתָּ֗ה
NAS: I have heard that you have shearers; now
KJV: And now I have heard that thou hast shearers: now thy shepherds
INT: have heard that you have shearers now your shepherds
1 Samuel 25:11
BIB: אֲשֶׁ֥ר טָבַ֖חְתִּי לְגֹֽזְזָ֑י וְנָֽתַתִּי֙ לַֽאֲנָשִׁ֔ים
NAS: that I have slaughtered for my shearers, and give
KJV: that I have killed for my shearers, and give
INT: whose have slaughtered my shearers and give to men
2 Samuel 13:23
BIB: יָמִ֔ים וַיִּהְי֤וּ גֹֽזְזִים֙ לְאַבְשָׁל֔וֹם בְּבַ֥עַל
NAS: had sheepshearers in Baal-hazor,
KJV: that Absalom had sheepshearers in Baalhazor,
INT: full had sheepshearers Absalom Baal-hazor
2 Samuel 13:24
BIB: הִנֵּה־ נָ֥א גֹזְזִ֖ים לְעַבְדֶּ֑ךָ יֵֽלֶךְ־
NAS: your servant has sheepshearers; please
KJV: Behold now, thy servant hath sheepshearers; let
INT: Behold now has sheepshearers your servant go
BIB: אֶת־ מְעִל֔וֹ וַיָּ֖גָז אֶת־ רֹאשׁ֑וֹ
NAS: his robe and shaved his head,
KJV: his mantle, and shaved his head,
INT: and tore his robe and shaved his head fell
BIB: וּכְרָחֵ֕ל לִפְנֵ֥י גֹזְזֶ֖יהָ נֶאֱלָ֑מָה וְלֹ֥א
NAS: before its shearers, So He did not open
KJV: before her shearers is dumb,
INT: A sheep before shearers is silent did not
BIB: גָּזִּ֤י נִזְרֵךְ֙ וְֽהַשְׁלִ֔יכִי
NAS: Cut off your hair and cast [it] away,
KJV: Cut off thine hair,
INT: Cut your hair and cast
BIB: קָרְחִ֣י וָגֹ֔זִּי עַל־ בְּנֵ֖י
NAS: Make yourself bald and cut off your hair, Because
KJV: Make thee bald, and poll thee for thy delicate
INT: Make and cut of the children
BIB: רַבִּ֔ים וְכֵ֥ן נָגֹ֖זּוּ וְעָבָ֑ר וְעִ֨נִּתִ֔ךְ
NAS: Even so, they will be cut off and pass away.
KJV: and likewise many, yet thus shall they be cut down, when he shall pass through.
INT: many so will be cut and pass have afflicted