(The word az in hebrew means strong) The second opinion argues that Azazel means the hardest of
That way the name Azazel would mean She-Goat Of Going Away, which is near perfect and
(320). The Scapegoat of Leviticus 16. 321. the holiness and the grace alike of Israel's God, their fullest revelation.
In Leviticus 16:26 we read: "And he that letteth go the goat for Azazel shall wash his clothes, and
The name ‘Azazel’ may be derived from ‘azaz’ and ‘el’ meaning ‘strong one of God.’
The Meaning of Azazel. QUESTION 34.
2. The Jewish Liturgy. _I. The Meaning of the Word_. 1. The Passages to Be Considered
Noth (1965: 125) conceded that “the figure of Azazel [in Leviticus 16] remains an enigma,” and Levine (1989: 102) concurred stating, “The precise meaning of Hebrew cazaczel...
The Se'irim, or hairy demons as the word itself means, are mentioned in Leviticus 17:7 and 2
Azazel [ə-ˈzā-zəl], also known as Azazael or Azâzêl is a term used three times in the Hebrew scriptures, and later in Hebrew mythology as the enigmatic name of a demonic character. The meaning of Azazel is that of "who God strengthens".