מעז מעז מעוּז מעוז 


ma`owz; maw-oze'( also ma`uwz mawAooz') or ma`oz mawAoze'( also ma`uz



Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 5810

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1578a

KJV Translation Count — 37x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: strength (24), strong (4), fortress (3), hold (2), forces (1), fort (1), rock (1), strengthen (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. place or means of safety, protection, refuge, stronghold
a. place of safety, fastness, harbour, stronghold
b. refuge (of God) (fig.)
c. human protection (fig.)

Strong's Definitions

ma`owz, maw-oze'; (also mauwz, maw-ooz'); or mahoz, maw-oze' (also mauz, maw-ooz'; from 5810; a fortified place; figuratively, a defence: — force, fort(-ress), rock, strength(-en), (X most) strong (hold).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And build an altar unto the LORD thy God upon the top of this H4581, in the ordered place, and take the second bullock, and offer a burnt sacrifice with the wood of the grove which thou shalt cut down.


God is my H4581 and power: and he maketh my way perfect.


Then he said unto them, Go your way, eat the fat, and drink the sweet, and send portions unto them for whom nothing is prepared: for this day is holy unto our Lord: neither be ye sorry; for the joy of the LORD is your H4581.


{A Psalm of David.} The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the LORD is the H4581 of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?


The LORD is their H4581, and he is the saving H4581 of his anointed.


Bow down thine ear to me; deliver me speedily: be thou my H4581 H4581, for an house of defence to save me.


Pull me out of the net that they have laid privily for me: for thou art my H4581.


But the salvation of the righteous is of the LORD: he is their H4581 in the time of trouble.


For thou art the God of my H4581: why dost thou cast me off? why go I mourning because of the oppression of the enemy?


Lo, this is the man that made not God his H4581; but trusted in the abundance of his riches, and H4581ened himself in his wickedness.