H238 אזן - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; probably to expand; but used only as a denominative from H241; to broaden out the ear (with the hand), that is, (by implication) to listen

KJV Usage: give (perceive by the) ear, hear (-ken). See H239.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to hear, listen
a. (Hiphil)
1. to hear, listen, give ear
2. to be obedient, harken
3. to hear or listen to prayers (of God)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 57
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H238 אזן is used in the Bible

First 30 of 41 occurrences of H238 אזן

Genesis 4:23
Exodus 15:26
Numbers 23:18
Deuteronomy 1:45
Deuteronomy 32:1
Judges 5:3
2 Chronicles 24:19
Nehemiah 9:30
Job 9:16
Job 32:11
Job 33:1
Job 34:2
Job 34:16
Job 37:14
Psalms 5:1
Psalms 17:1
Psalms 39:12
Psalms 49:1
Psalms 54:2
Psalms 55:1
Psalms 77:1
Psalms 78:1
Psalms 80:1
Psalms 84:8
Psalms 86:6
Psalms 135:17
Psalms 140:6
Psalms 141:1
Psalms 143:1
Proverbs 17:4

Corresponding Greek Words

azan hi G191 akouo
azan hi. G1522 eis akouo
azan hi. G1801 enotizomai
azan hi. G1873 ep akouo
azan hi. G4337 pros echodoreo
azan hi. G5219 hupakouo