Parts of Speech

n f pr loc

Root Word (Etymology)

from 5794, Greek 1048 gaza

KJV Translation Count — 21x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Gaza (18), Azzah (3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

zzah = "the strong"
1. another name for 'Gaza', a city of the Philistines located in the extreme southwest of Palestine close to the Mediterranean

Strong's Definitions

`Azzah, az-zaw'; feminine of 5794; strong; Azzah, a place in Palestine: — Azzah, Gaza.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the border of the Canaanites was from Sidon, as thou comest to Gerar, unto H5804; as thou goest, unto Sodom, and Gomorrah, and Admah, and Zeboim, even unto Lasha.


And the Avims which dwelt in Hazerim, even unto H5804, the Caphtorims, which came forth out of Caphtor, destroyed them, and dwelt in their stead.)


And Joshua smote them from Kadeshbarnea even unto H5804, and all the country of Goshen, even unto Gibeon.


There was none of the Anakims left in the land of the children of Israel: only in H5804, in Gath, and in Ashdod, there remained.


Ashdod with her towns and her villages, H5804 with her towns and her villages, unto the river of Egypt, and the great sea, and the border thereof:


Also Judah took H5804 with the coast thereof, and Askelon with the coast thereof, and Ekron with the coast thereof.


And they encamped against them, and destroyed the increase of the earth, till thou come unto H5804, and left no sustenance for Israel, neither sheep, nor ox, nor ass.


Then went Samson to H5804, and saw there an harlot, and went in unto her.


But the Philistines took him, and put out his eyes, and brought him down to H5804, and bound him with fetters of brass; and he did grind in the prison house.


And these are the golden emerods which the Philistines returned for a trespass offering unto the LORD; for Ashdod one, for H5804 one, for Askelon one, for Gath one, for Ekron one;