H247 אזר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to belt

KJV Usage: bind (compass) about, gird (up, with).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. gird, encompass, equip, clothe
a. (Qal) to gird, gird on (metaphorical of strength)
b. (Niphal) be girded
c. (Piel) hold close, clasp
d. (Hiphpael) gird oneself (for war)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 59
Parts of Speech: Verb

to gird
1) gird, encompass, equip, clothe
1a) (Qal) to gird, gird on (metaphorical of strength)
1b) (Niphal) be girded
1c)(Piel) hold close, clasp
1d) (Hiphpael) gird oneself (for war)

View how H247 אזר is used in the Bible

16 occurrences of H247 אזר

1 Samuel 2:4 are girded
2 Samuel 22:40 For thou hast girded
2 Kings 1:8 and girt
Job 30:18 it bindeth me about
Job 38:3 Gird up
Job 40:7 Gird up
Psalms 18:32 that girdeth
Psalms 18:39 For thou hast girded
Psalms 30:11 and girded
Psalms 65:6 being girded
Psalms 93:1 with which he hath girded
Isaiah 8:9 gird
Isaiah 8:9 gird
Isaiah 45:5 me: I girded
Isaiah 50:11 that surround yourselves
Jeremiah 1:17 Thou therefore gird up

Distinct usage

2 For thou hast girded
2 Gird up
2 gird
1 are girded
1 and girt
1 that girdeth
1 and girded
1 being girded
1 with which he hath girded
1 me: I girded
1 that surround yourselves
1 it bindeth me about
1 Thou therefore gird up

Corresponding Greek Words

azar see G2007 sun epi tithemi
azar see G482 st. anti lambano
azar G450 an istemi
azar G998 boethos
azar G1807 ex aireo
azar G2224 zonnumi
azar G4023 peri echo
azar G4982 sozo
azar G5623 opheleo
azar hithp. G2480 ischuo
azar pi. G1765 en ischuo
azar pi. G2729 kat ischuo
azar qal,ni,hi G2729 kat ischuo
azar qal,ni,pi see G4024 st. peri zonnumi
azar qal. G996 boetheia

Related words

H247 אזר