H5799 עזאזל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H5795 and H235; goat of departure; the scapegoat

KJV Usage: scapegoat.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. entire removal, scapegoat
a. refers to the goat used for sacrifice for the sins of the people
b. meaning dubious
Origin: from H5795 and H235
TWOT: 1593
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H5799 עזאזל is used in the Bible

3 occurrences of H5799 עזאזל

Leviticus 16:8
Leviticus 16:10
Leviticus 16:26

Corresponding Greek Words

azazel G859 aphesis