Word Summary
uz: to take or seek refuge
Original Word: עוּז
Transliteration: uz
Phonetic Spelling: (ooz)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to take or seek refuge
Meaning: to be strong, to stregthen, to save
Strong's Concordance
gather self, self to flee, retire

A primitive root; to be strong; causatively, to stregthen, i.e. (figuratively) to save (by flight) -- gather (self, self to flee), retire.


H5756. uz

[עוּז‎], עוֺזverb take or seek refuge (Arabic , take refuge, seek protection, a refuge); —

Qal Infinitive construct בְּמָעוֺז לָעוֺזIsaiah 30:2 ("" בְּ לַחְסוֺת‎).

Hiph`il bring into safety, Perfect 3 masculine plural הֵעִ֫יזוּIsaiah 10:31, object omitted, and so Imperative masculine plural הָעִ֫יזוּJeremiah 4:6, מִקֶּרֶב הָעִ֫זוּ6:1; with accusative, masculine singular הָעֵזExodus 9:19.