🔼The name Ahuzzath in the Bible
🔼Etymology of the name Ahuzzath
The name Ahuzzath comes from the root-verb אחז (ahaz), meaning to grasp or take hold of:
The name's final letter taw is probably the result of the construction of a noun that otherwise doesn't occur in the Bible. For a meaning of the name Ahuzzath, BDB Theological Dictionary and NOBSE Study Bible Name List both read Possession. Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names proposes the similar A Possession.