One in Messiah Congregation
] Now these are the generations of
the sons of Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth:
and unto them were sons born after the flood.
the sons of Ham; Cush, and Mizraim,
and Phut, and Canaan.[
15] And Canaan begat Sidon his
firstborn, and Heth,
 And the Jebusite, and the Amorite, and the Girgasite,
 And the Hivite, and the Arkite, and the Sinite,
 And the Arvadite, and the Zemarite, and the Hamathite: and afterward were the families of the Canaanites spread abroad.
19] And the border of the Canaanites
was from Sidon, as thou comest to Gerar, unto Gaza
41] And Joshua smote them from
Kadesh-barnea even unto Gaza
22] There was none of the Anakims
left in the land of the children of Israel: only in
3] From Sihor, which is before
Egypt, even unto the borders of Ekron northward, which is counted to the Canaanite:
five lords of the Philistines; the Gaza
thites, and the Ashdothites,
47] Ashdod with her towns and
her villages, Gaza
18] Also Judah took
4] And they encamped against
them, and destroyed the increase of the earth, till thou come unto
1] Then went Samson to
 But the Philistines took him, and put out his eyes, and brought him down to Gaza, and bound him with fetters of brass; and he did grind in the prison house.
1Sam.6[ 17] And these are the golden emerods which the Philistines returned for a trespass offering unto the LORD; for Ashdod one, for Gaza one, for Askelon one, for Gath one, for Ekron one;
2Kgs.18[ 8] He smote the Philistines, even unto Gaza, and the borders thereof, from the tower of the watchmen to the fenced city.
28] And their possessions and
habitations were, Bethel and the towns thereof, and eastward Naaran, and westward
Gezer, with the towns thereof; Shechem also and the towns thereof, unto
Jer.47[ 1] The word of the LORD that came to Jeremiah the prophet against the Philistines, before that Pharaoh smote Gaza.
 Baldness is come upon Gaza; Ashkelon is cut off with the remnant of their valley: how long wilt thou cut thyself?
Amos.1[ 6] Thus saith the LORD; For three transgressions of Gaza , and for four, I will not turn away the punishment thereof; because they carried away captive the whole captivity, to deliver them up to Edom:
 But I will send a fire on the wall of Gaza , which shall devour the palaces thereof:
Zeph.2[ 4] For Gaza shall be forsaken, and Ashkelon a desolation: they shall drive out Ashdod at the noon day, and Ekron shall be rooted up.
Zech.9[ 5] Ashkelon shall see it, and fear; Gaza also shall see it, and be very sorrowful, and Ekron; for her expectation shall be ashamed; and the king shall perish from Gaza , and Ashkelon shall not be inhabited.
Total KJV Occurrences: 21
Gen_10:19 , Jos_10:41 , Jos_11:22, Jos_15:47 , Jdg_1:18 , Jdg_6:4 , Jdg_16:1, Jdg_16:21 , 1Sa_6:17 , 2Ki_18:8 , 1Ch_7:28, Jer_47:1, Amo_1:5-7 (3), Zec_9:4-5 (3)
Deu_2:23, 1Ki_4:24, Jer_25:20
Azzah = the strong
1) another name for Gaza, a city of the Philistines located in the extreme southwest of Palestine close to the Mediterranean
Part of Speech: noun feminine proper locative
A Related Word by BDB/Strongs Number: from H5794
Acts.8[ 26] And the angel of the Lord spake unto Philip, saying, Arise, and go toward the south unto the way that goeth down from Jerusalem unto Gaza , which is desert.
Total KJV Occurrences: 1
Gaza = the fortified; the strong
1) one of the five chief cities of the Philistines in Palestine
Part of Speech: noun proper locative