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Strong's #1503 - גֶּזַע

from an unused root meaning to cut down (trees)
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Noun Masculine
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1) stem, trunk, stock (of trees)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4491 ‑ ῥίζα (hrid'‑zah);  
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KJV (3)
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Isaiah 2
NAS (3)
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HCS (3)
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BSB (3)
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ESV (2)
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WEB (3)
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1053) zc (גז GZ) AC: Shear CO: Fleece AB: ?: The pictograph c is a picture of the foot and has a meaning of lifting. The z is an agricultural implement for harvesting or cutting. The sheering and removal of the wool fleece from the sheep for clothing as well as the cutting of other materials with one stroke.

A) zc (גז GZ) AC: Shear CO: Fleece AB: ?

Nm ) zc (גז GZ) - Fleece: The shearing of sheep for its fleece. Also the grasses that are sheared off with a sickle in harvest. KJV (4): fleece, mowings, mown grass - Strongs: H1488 (גֵּז)

Nf4) tizc (גזית GZYT) - Hewn Stone: Stones that are sheered with one blow to form flat sides. KJV (11): hewn, wrought - Strongs: H1496 (גָּזִית)

B) zzc (גזז GZZ) AC: Shear CO: ? AB: ?

V) zzc (גזז GZZ) - Sh (vf: Paal, Niphal, Participle) |kjv: shear, sheepshearer, shearers, cut off, poll, shave, cut down - Strongs: H1494 (גָּזַז)

C) zca (אגז AGZ) AC: ? CO: Nut AB: ?: The sheering of a nut tree.

cm) zfca (אגוז AGWZ) - Nut: KJV (1): nuts - Strongs: H93 (אֱגוֹז)

E) azc (גזא GZA) AC: ? CO: Stump AB: ?: A sheared off tree.

Nm) azc (גזא GZA) - Stump: KJV (3): stock, stem - Strongs: H1503 (גֶּזַע)

H) ezc (גזה GZH) AC: Shear CO: ? AB: ?

V) ezc (גזה GZH) - Sh (vf: Paal, Participle) |kjv: take - Strongs: H1491 (גָּזָה)

J) zfc (גוז GWZ) AC: Sweep CO: ? AB: ?: The back and forth sweeping action of a sickle cutting grasses.

V) zfc (גוז GWZ) - Sweep: The sweeping away of something. KJV (2): (vf: Paal) cut off, brought - Strongs: H1468 (גּוּז)

M) zic (גיז GYZ) AC: Shear CO: Fleece AB: ?

Nf1 ) ezic (גיזה GYZH) - Fleece: KJV (7): fleece - Strongs: H1492 (גִּזָּה)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [גֶּ֫זַע] noun masculine Job 14:8 stock, stem (Late Hebrew id., compare Syriac stem, trunk) — construct גֶּזַע Isaiah 11:1; suffix גִּזְעוֺ Job 14:8, גִּזְעָם Isaiah 40:24; — stock, stem of a tree Job 14:8 ("" שֹׁרֶשׁ); figurative ישׁי׳ג ' stem of Jesse Isaiah 11:1 ("" שֹׁרֶשׁ); ׳שֹׁרֵשׁ בָּאָרֶץ ג Isaiah 40:24 ("" נטע, זרע).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

גֶּזַע m. with suff. גִּזְּעֹו the trunk of a felled tree, Job 14:8 hence, any trunk, Isaiah 11:1 and even that of a tree newly planted, and putting forth its first roots, Isaiah 40:24. Arabic جِذعُ the trunk of a palm; Syr. ܓܘܽܙܥܳܐ a trunk, a slender stem.

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List of Word Forms
גִּזְעָ֑ם גִּזְעֽוֹ׃ גזעו׃ גזעם מִגֵּ֣זַע מגזע giz‘ām giz‘ōw giz·‘ām giz·‘ōw gizAm gizO mig·gê·za‘ migGeza miggêza‘
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