H5756 עוּז - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to be strong; causatively to strengthen, that is, (figuratively) to save (by flight)

KJV Usage: gather (self, self to flee), retire.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. (Hiphil) to take refuge, bring to refuge, seek refuge
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1578
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5756 עוּז is used in the Bible

4 occurrences of H5756 עוּז

Exodus 9:19
Isaiah 10:31
Jeremiah 4:6
Jeremiah 6:1

Corresponding Greek Words

uz G997 boetheo
uz hi. G1765 en ischuo
uz hi. G4863 sun ago