H272 אחזּה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

Feminine passive participle of H270; something seized, that is, a possession (especially of land)

KJV Usage: possession.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. possession, property
a. land
b. possession by inheritance
Origin: from passive participle from H270
TWOT: 64a
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) possession, property
1a) land
1b) possession by inheritance

View how H272 אחזּה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 66 occurrences of H272 אחזּה

Genesis 17:8 possession;
Genesis 23:4 me a possession
Genesis 23:9 me for a possession
Genesis 23:20 for a possession
Genesis 36:43 of their possession:
Genesis 47:11 them a possession
Genesis 48:4 possession.
Genesis 49:30 for a possession
Genesis 50:13 for a possession
Leviticus 14:34 to you for a possession,
Leviticus 14:34 of your possession;
Leviticus 25:10 to his possession,
Leviticus 25:13 to his possession.
Leviticus 25:24 of your possession
Leviticus 25:25 some of his possession,
Leviticus 25:27 to his possession.
Leviticus 25:28 to his possession.
Leviticus 25:32 of their possession,
Leviticus 25:33 of his possession,
Leviticus 25:33 are their possession
Leviticus 25:34 possession.
Leviticus 25:41 and to the possession
Leviticus 25:45 and they shall be your possession.
Leviticus 25:46 them for a possession;
Leviticus 27:16 of his possession,
Leviticus 27:21 the possession
Leviticus 27:22 of his possession;
Leviticus 27:24 even to him to whom the possession
Leviticus 27:28 of his possession,
Numbers 27:4 to us therefore a possession

Distinct usage

4 the possession
3 to his possession.
3 of his possession,
3 for a possession
2 them a possession
2 of their possession,
2 possession.
2 of your possession
2 to his possession,
2 for a possession:
1 of their possession:
1 to you for a possession,
1 of your possession;
1 some of his possession,
1 of his possession;
1 even to him to whom the possession
1 to us therefore a possession
1 of his possession.
1 for his possession.
1 of your possession,
1 of the possession
1 And their possessions
1 that dwelt in their possessions
1 and their possession,
1 them no possession
1 I am their possession.
1 have for themselves, for a possession
1 shall be his possession
1 them out of their possession;
1 out of his own possession:
1 from his possession.
1 with the possession
1 and of the possession
1 Moreover from the possession
1 and from the possession
1 for thy possession.
1 possession;
1 me a possession
1 me for a possession
1 are their possession
1 and to the possession
1 and they shall be your possession.
1 of their possession
1 shall be of the possession
1 in his possession
1 shall be your possession
1 that the possession
1 portion, and of the possession
1 them for a possession;
1 for a possession,
1; it shall be their possession

Corresponding Greek Words

achuzzah G2697 kata schesis
achuzzah G2817 kleronomia

Related words


H276 אחזּת 'ăchûzzath
A variation of H272; possession; Achuzzath, a Philistine

KJV Usage: Ahuzzath.

H270 אחז 'âchaz

A primitive root; to seize (often with the accessory idea of holding in possession)

KJV Usage: + be affrighted, bar, (catch, lay, take) hold (back), come upon, fasten, handle, portion, (get, have or take) possess (-ion).

H271 אחז 'âchâz
From H270; possessor; Achaz, the name of a Jewish king and of an Israelite

KJV Usage: Ahaz.

H273 אחזי 'achzay
From H270; seizer; Achzai, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Ahasai.

H274 אחזיהוּ אחזיה 'ăchazyâh 'ăchazyâhû
אחזיהוּ אחזיה
'ăchazyâh 'ăchazyâhû
akh-az-yaw', akh-az-yaw'-hoo
From H270 and H3050; Jah has seized; Achazjah, the name of a Jewish and an Israelitish king

KJV Usage: Ahaziah.

H275 אחזּם 'ăchûzzâm
From H270; seizure; Achuzzam, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Ahuzam.

H3059 יהואחז ye hô'âchâz
ye hô'âchâz
From H3068 and H270; Jehovah seized; Jehoachaz, the name of three Israelites

KJV Usage: Jehoahaz.

Compare H3099.