5799. azazel
Strong's Concordance
azazel: entire removal
Original Word: עֲזָאזֵל
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: azazel
Phonetic Spelling: (az-aw-zale')
Definition: entire removal
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from an unused word
entire removal
NASB Translation
scapegoat (4).

עֲזָאזֵל noun [masculine] entire removal (reduplicated intensive (Ges§ 30 n. Sta§ 124 a), abstract, √ [עזל] = Arabic remove, see BährSymb. ii. 668 Winii. 659 ff. Me SchenkelBL. i. 256; > most, proper name of spirit haunting desert, Thes Di DrHastings, DB [a fallen angel, Leviticus 16:8ff. being late, according to CheZAW xv (1895), 153 ff., Ency. Bib., who derives from עזזאֿל; compare BenzEncy. Bib.], as in Jewish angelology, where probably based on interpret. of Leviticus 16:8ff.; name not elsewhere); — ׳ע Leviticus 16:8,10 (twice in verse); Leviticus 16:26 in ritual of Day of Atonement, = entire removal of sin and guilt from sacred places into desert on back of goat, symbol of entire forgiveness.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From ez and 'azal; goat of departure; the scapegoat -- scapegoat.

see HEBREW ez

see HEBREW 'azal

Forms and Transliterations
לַֽעֲזָאזֵ֔ל לַעֲזָאזֵ֔ל לַעֲזָאזֵ֖ל לַעֲזָאזֵֽל׃ לעזאזל לעזאזל׃ la‘ăzāzêl la·‘ă·zā·zêl laazaZel
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Englishman's Concordance
Leviticus 16:8
HEB: וְגוֹרָ֥ל אֶחָ֖ד לַעֲזָאזֵֽל׃
NAS: and the other lot for the scapegoat.
KJV: and the other lot for the scapegoat.
INT: lot and the other the scapegoat

Leviticus 16:10
HEB: עָלָ֤יו הַגּוֹרָל֙ לַעֲזָאזֵ֔ל יָֽעֳמַד־ חַ֛י
NAS: the lot for the scapegoat fell
KJV: fell to be the scapegoat, shall be presented
INT: and the lot the scapegoat shall be presented alive

Leviticus 16:10
HEB: לְשַׁלַּ֥ח אֹת֛וֹ לַעֲזָאזֵ֖ל הַמִּדְבָּֽרָה׃
NAS: it into the wilderness as the scapegoat.
KJV: with him, [and] to let him go for a scapegoat into the wilderness.
INT: upon to send as the scapegoat the wilderness

Leviticus 16:26
HEB: אֶת־ הַשָּׂעִיר֙ לַֽעֲזָאזֵ֔ל יְכַבֵּ֣ס בְּגָדָ֔יו
NAS: the goat as the scapegoat shall wash
KJV: the goat for the scapegoat shall wash
INT: released the goat as the scapegoat shall wash his clothes

4 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 5799
4 Occurrences

la·‘ă·zā·zêl — 4 Occ.

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