Strong's Concordance, Hebrew Dictionary

Something seized, i.e., a possession (especially of land)

Hebrew: אֲחֻזָּה, ʾăḥuzzâ (H272)

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Here is possession in the Bible. What does the source Hebrew word אֲחֻזָּה mean and how is it used in the Bible? Below are the English definition details. Also below are examples within Bible verses highlighted in yellow (follow this link to go there). Tap or hover on blue, underlined words to see more original scripture and meanings. Information sourced from Strong's Concordance[1].

Definition Details

Strong's Number: H272

Hebrew Base Word: אֲחֻזָּה

Part of speech: Noun Feminine

Usage: Possession

Definition: Something seized, i.e., a possession (especially of land).

Detailed definition:

  1. Possession, property.
    1. Land.
    2. Possession by inheritance.

Derived terms: Feminine passive participle from H270.


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: ʔə̆.ħud͡zˈzɔː
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: ʔə̆.χuˈzɑː
  3. Transliteration: ʾăḥuzzâ
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: uh-hoodz-ZAW
  5. Modern Pronunciation: uh-hoo-ZA

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