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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #1048 - Γάζα

Transliteration
gáza
Phonetics
gad'-zah
Origin
of Hebrew origin (H5804)
Parts of Speech
Noun Location
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
Gaza = "the fortified; the strong"
  1. one of the five chief cities of the Philistines in Palestine
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1489 ‑ גִּזְבָּר (ghiz‑bawr');  1596 ‑ גְּנַז (ghen‑az');  
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Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

γάζα [ γᾱ], ,

I treasure, Thphr. HP 8.11.5, OGI 54.22 (iii B. C.), Epigr. ap. Str. 14.1.39, LXX 2 Esdras 5:17, Acts 8:27, etc.; ἐκ τῆς βασιλικῆς γ. D.S. 17.35.

II large sum of money, Plb. 11.34.12. (Persian word.)

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

Γάζα -ης , -

(Heb. H5804),

Gaza, in CT, one of the five chief cities of the Philistines: Acts 8:26.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

According to Lewy Fremdwörter p. 94, in Hellenistic Greek foreign proper names are only found with γ = ע, when this represents the Arabic ̯ : thus Γάζα = עַזָּה ‘Azzā.

 

 

The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
Γαζαν Γάζαν γαζαρηνοί γαζαρηνούς γαζαρηνών Gazan Gázan
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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