H5800 עזב - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to loosen, that is, relinquish, permit, etc.

KJV Usage: commit self, fail, forsake, fortify, help, leave (destitute, off), refuse, X surely.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to leave, loose, forsake
a. (Qal) to leave
1. to depart from, leave behind, leave, let alone
2. to leave, abandon, forsake, neglect, apostatise
3. to let loose, set free, let go, free
b. (Niphal)
1. to be left to
2. to be forsaken
c. (Pual) to be deserted
2. to restore, repair
a. (Qal) to repair
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1594,1595
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5800 עזב is used in the Bible

First 30 of 215 occurrences of H5800 עזב

Genesis 2:24 leave
Genesis 24:27 destitute
Genesis 28:15 for I will not leave
Genesis 39:6 And he left
Genesis 39:12 with me: and he left
Genesis 39:13 that he had left
Genesis 39:15 that he left
Genesis 39:18 that he left
Genesis 44:22 leave
Genesis 44:22 for if he should leave
Genesis 50:8 they left
Exodus 2:20 And where is he? why is it that ye have left
Exodus 9:21 left
Exodus 23:5 to help
Exodus 23:5 him, thou shalt surely
Exodus 23:5 help
Leviticus 19:10 thou shalt leave
Leviticus 23:22 thou shalt leave
Leviticus 26:43 also shall be left
Numbers 10:31 Leave
Deuteronomy 12:19 to thyself that thou forsake
Deuteronomy 14:27 thou shalt not forsake
Deuteronomy 28:20 by which thou hast forsaken
Deuteronomy 29:25 Because they have forsaken
Deuteronomy 31:6 thee, nor forsake
Deuteronomy 31:8 thee, neither forsake
Deuteronomy 31:16 them, and will forsake
Deuteronomy 31:17 and I will forsake
Deuteronomy 32:36 or left.
Joshua 1:5 thee, nor forsake

Distinct usage

13 forsake
8 left
8 Because they have forsaken
5 leave
4 and forsook
4 and left
4 hath forsaken
4 have forsaken
4 I will not leave
3 thee, nor forsake
3 and they left
2 And he left
2 And they forsook
2 because we have forsaken
2 Because they forsook
2 because they had forsaken
2 faileth
2 forsaken
2 they have forsaken
2 and forsaketh
2 that he left
2 thou shalt leave
2 But he forsook
2 and forsake
1 destitute
1 with me: and he left
1 that he had left
1 they left
1 And where is he? why is it that ye have left
1 to help
1 him, thou shalt surely
1 help
1 thou shalt not forsake
1 Ye have not left
1 that we should forsake
1 If ye forsake
1 me not to leave
1 and how thou hast left
1 in that they have forsaken
1 they forsook
1 And there they left
1 let him not leave
1 in that ye have forsaken
1 that she left
1 and free
1 nor any left,
1 And he forsook
1 then they forsook
1 And when they had left
1 forsook
1 himself, he forsook
1 Ye have forsaken
1 and we have not forsaken
1 but ye have forsaken
1 of you; but if ye forsake
1 him, he will forsake
1 because he had forsaken
1 because ye have forsaken
1 he hath also forsaken
1 and have forsaken

Corresponding Greek Words

azav G620 apo leipo
azav G1283 di arpazo
azav G1587 ek leipo
azav G1994 epi strepho
azav G2010 epi trepo
azav G3935 par iemi
azav G4868 sun airo
azav G4891 sun egeiro
azav G5275 hupo leipo
azav qal,ni,pu G1459 eg kata leipo
azav qal.,ni. G2641 kata leipo
azav qal.,pu. G863 aph iemi

Related words


H5801 עזּבון ‛izzâbôn
From H5800 in the sense of letting go (for a price, that is, selling); trade, that is, the palce (mart) or the payment (revenue)

KJV Usage: fair, ware.

H5805 עזוּבה ‛ăzûbâh
Feminine passive participle of H5800; desertion (of inhabitants)

KJV Usage: forsaking.

H7804 שׁזב she zab
she zab
(Chaldee); corresponding to H5800; to leave, that is, (causatively) free

KJV Usage: deliver.