227. az
Strong's Concordance
az: at that time
Original Word: אָז
Part of Speech: Adverb
Transliteration: az
Phonetic Spelling: (awz)
Short Definition: then
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain derivation
Definition
at that time
NASB Translation
if (1), now (1), once (1), rather* (1), since* (1), so (1), then (113), time (5), yet (1).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
אָז adverb (compare , also Biblical Aramaic אֱדַיִן properly a substantive = time; see מֵאָז) at that time, then, whether expressing duration, or inception (= thereupon).

1 strictly temporal:

a. of past time: — without a verb Genesis 12:6; Genesis 13:7; Joshua 14:11; 2 Samuel 23:14; with a perfect Genesis 4:26; Exodus 4:26; Joshua 10:33; Judges 8:3; Judges 13:21; Jeremiah 22:15 אָז טוֺב לוֺ then was it well to him (compare Jeremiah 22:16; Hosea 2:9); more usually (especially when = thereupon) with an imperfect (see Dr§ 27) Exodus 15:1; Numbers 21:17; Joshua 8:30; Joshua 10:12; Joshua 22:1; 1 Kings 3:16; 1 Kings 8:1; 1 Kings 9:11 (see DrIntr.192) and elsewhere.

b. of future time (usually where some emphasis is intended), with imperfect Isaiah 35:5,6; Isaiah 60:5; Micah 3:4, rather differently Leviticus 26:41; 1 Samuel 20:12; rarely with perfect 2 Samuel 5:24b (will have gone forth) Isaiah 33:23: with an accompanying logical force, implying the fulfilment of a condition, then = if or when this has been done (with the imperfect) Genesis 24:41; Exodus 12:44,48; Deuteronomy 29:19; Joshua 1:8; 1 Samuel 6:3; Isaiah 58:8,9; Jeremiah 11:15 Hi Ke Psalm 19:14; Psalm 51:21; Proverbs 3:23; Job 11:15; Job 13:20; Job 22:26.

c. in poetry אז is sometimes used to throw emphasis on a particular feature of the description Genesis 49:4; Exodus 15:15; Judges 5:8,11,13,19,22; Isaiah 33:23; Isaiah 41:1; Habakkuk 1:11; Psalm 2:5; Psalm 96:12.

d. it points back with emphasis to an infinitive with בּ 2 Samuel 5:24 a Psalm 126:2 (twice in verse); Job 28:27; Job 33:16; to בַּיּוֺם הַהוּא (anomalously) 1 Chronicles 16:7.

2 expressing logical sequence strictlyd: in the apodosis: — after אם (rare) for sake of special emphasis Isaiah 58:14; Proverbs 2:5; Job 9:31; = in that case, after לוּ or לוּלֵא 2 Samuel 2:27 hadst thou not spoken, כִּי אָז surely then had the people, etc. 2 Samuel 19:7; Psalm 119:92; after אחלי 2 Kings 5:3; Psalm 119:6; after a suppressed protasis 2 Kings 13:19; Job 3:13 יָשַׁנְתִּי אָז יָנוּחַ לִי I had slept, then were there rest for me; Joshua 22:31 (strangely) = now, as things are; Ecclesiastes 2:15 = that being so. (122 t., besides מאז and מןאֿז. Seldom used except where some special emphasis is de-sired. 'Then' of AV RV more commonly repre-sents וְ, especially in the apodosis.)

מֵאָז (compare ), once (Jeremiah 44:18) מִןאָֿז, literally from that time: used (a) absolutely, as adverb = in time past, of old, whether of a nearer 2 Samuel 15:34; Isaiah 16:13, or of a remoter past Isaiah 44:8; Isaiah 45:21; Isaiah 48:3,5,7,8; Psalm 93:2; Proverbs 8:22; (b) with following General or relative clause, as preposition or conjunction = from time of, since. With substantive Ruth 2:7 מֵאָז הַבֹּקֶר from time of morning Psalm 76:8; with infin. Exodus 4:10 מֵאָז דַּבֶּרְךָ since thy speaking unto thy servant; with finite verb Genesis 39:5; Exodus 5:23 ׳וּמֵאָז בָּאתִי וג and since I came unto Pharaoh, etc. Exodus 9:24; Joshua 14:10; Isaiah 14:8; Jeremiah 44:18.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
beginning, for, from, hitherto, now, of old, once, since,

A demonstrative adverb; at that time or place; also as a conjunction, therefore -- beginning, for, from, hitherto, now, of old, once, since, then, at which time, yet.

Forms and Transliterations
אָ֖ז אָ֗ז אָ֚ז אָ֛ז אָ֝֗ז אָ֠ז אָ֡ז אָ֣ז אָ֣ז ׀ אָ֤ז אָ֤ז ׀ אָ֥֨ז אָ֥ז אָ֧ז אָ֭ז אָז֙ אָז֩ אז וְאָ֖ז וְאָ֗ז וְאָ֥ז וְאָז֙ וּמֵאָ֞ז ואז ומאז מֵ֠אָז מֵאָ֑ז מֵאָ֔ז מֵאָ֖ז מֵאָ֛ז מֵאָ֣ז מֵאָ֤ז מֵאָ֥ז מֵאָֽז׃ מֵאָז֩ מאז מאז׃ ’āz az mê’āz mê·’āz meAz Meoz ū·mê·’āz ūmê’āz umeAz veAz wə’āz wə·’āz
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141 Occurrences


’āz — 119 Occ.
mê·’āz — 16 Occ.
mê·’āz — 1 Occ.
ū·mê·’āz — 1 Occ.
wə·’āz — 4 Occ.

Genesis 4:26
HEB: שְׁמ֖וֹ אֱנ֑וֹשׁ אָ֣ז הוּחַ֔ל לִקְרֹ֖א
NAS: Enosh. Then [men] began
INT: his name Enosh Then began to call

Genesis 12:6
HEB: מוֹרֶ֑ה וְהַֽכְּנַעֲנִ֖י אָ֥ז בָּאָֽרֶץ׃
NAS: Now the Canaanite [was] then in the land.
KJV: And the Canaanite [was] then in the land.
INT: of Moreh now the Canaanite then the land

Genesis 13:7
HEB: וְהַֽכְּנַעֲנִי֙ וְהַפְּרִזִּ֔י אָ֖ז יֹשֵׁ֥ב בָּאָֽרֶץ׃
NAS: were dwelling then in the land.
INT: now the Canaanite and the Perizzite then were dwelling the land

Genesis 24:41
HEB: אָ֤ז תִּנָּקֶה֙ מֵאָ֣לָתִ֔י
NAS: then you will be free from my oath,
INT: then will be free my oath

Genesis 39:5
HEB: וַיְהִ֡י מֵאָז֩ הִפְקִ֨יד אֹת֜וֹ
NAS: It came about that from the time he made him overseer
KJV: And it came to pass from the time [that] he had made him overseer
INT: came the time made his house

Genesis 49:4
HEB: מִשְׁכְּבֵ֣י אָבִ֑יךָ אָ֥ז חִלַּ֖לְתָּ יְצוּעִ֥י
NAS: bed; Then you defiled
INT: bed to your father's Then defiled to my couch

Exodus 4:10
HEB: מִשִּׁלְשֹׁ֔ם גַּ֛ם מֵאָ֥ז דַּבֶּרְךָ אֶל־
KJV: neither heretofore, nor since thou hast spoken
INT: time nor since have spoken to

Exodus 4:26
HEB: וַיִּ֖רֶף מִמֶּ֑נּוּ אָ֚ז אָֽמְרָ֔ה חֲתַ֥ן
NAS: So He let him alone. At that time she said,
INT: let that time said a bridegroom

Exodus 5:23
HEB: וּמֵאָ֞ז בָּ֤אתִי אֶל־
INT: for came to

Exodus 9:24
HEB: אֶ֣רֶץ מִצְרַ֔יִם מֵאָ֖ז הָיְתָ֥ה לְגֽוֹי׃
INT: the land of Egypt for became A nation

Exodus 12:44
HEB: וּמַלְתָּ֣ה אֹת֔וֹ אָ֖ז יֹ֥אכַל בּֽוֹ׃
NAS: after you have circumcised him, then he may eat
INT: money have circumcised then may eat

Exodus 12:48
HEB: כָל־ זָכָ֗ר וְאָז֙ יִקְרַ֣ב לַעֲשֹׂת֔וֹ
NAS: be circumcised, and then let him come near
INT: all his males and then come to celebrate

Exodus 15:1
HEB: אָ֣ז יָשִֽׁיר־ מֹשֶׁה֩
NAS: Then Moses and the sons
INT: Then sang Moses

Exodus 15:15
HEB: אָ֤ז נִבְהֲלוּ֙ אַלּוּפֵ֣י
NAS: Then the chiefs of Edom
KJV: Then the dukes of Edom
INT: Then were dismayed the chiefs

Leviticus 26:34
HEB: אָז֩ תִּרְצֶ֨ה הָאָ֜רֶץ
NAS: Then the land will enjoy
INT: Then will enjoy the land

Leviticus 26:34
HEB: בְּאֶ֣רֶץ אֹיְבֵיכֶ֑ם אָ֚ז תִּשְׁבַּ֣ת הָאָ֔רֶץ
NAS: land; then the land
INT: land your enemies' then will rest the land

Leviticus 26:41
HEB: אֹיְבֵיהֶ֑ם אוֹ־ אָ֣ז יִכָּנַ֗ע לְבָבָם֙
NAS: or if their uncircumcised
INT: of their enemies then if becomes heart

Leviticus 26:41
HEB: לְבָבָם֙ הֶֽעָרֵ֔ל וְאָ֖ז יִרְצ֥וּ אֶת־
NAS: becomes humbled so that they then make amends
INT: heart their uncircumcised then make their iniquity

Numbers 21:17
HEB: אָ֚ז יָשִׁ֣יר יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל
NAS: Then Israel sang
INT: Then sang Israel

Deuteronomy 4:41
HEB: אָ֣ז יַבְדִּ֤יל מֹשֶׁה֙
NAS: Then Moses set apart
INT: Then set Moses

Deuteronomy 29:20
HEB: לוֹ֒ כִּ֣י אָ֠ז יֶעְשַׁ֨ן אַף־
INT: to forgive for for will burn the anger

Joshua 1:8
HEB: בּ֑וֹ כִּי־ אָ֛ז תַּצְלִ֥יחַ אֶת־
NAS: that is written in it; for then you will make
INT: is written for then will make your way

Joshua 1:8
HEB: אֶת־ דְּרָכֶ֖ךָ וְאָ֥ז תַּשְׂכִּֽיל׃
NAS: prosperous, and then you will have success.
INT: will make your way and then will have

Joshua 8:30
HEB: אָ֣ז יִבְנֶ֤ה יְהוֹשֻׁ֙עַ֙
NAS: Then Joshua built
INT: Then built Joshua

Joshua 10:12
HEB: אָ֣ז יְדַבֵּ֤ר יְהוֹשֻׁעַ֙
NAS: Then Joshua spoke
INT: Then spoke Joshua

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