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HAZO (hā'zō). A son of Nahor and an uncle of Laban and Rebekah (Gen.22.22).

HAZO hā’ zō (חֲזֹ֔ו). The fifth son of Nahor and Milcah, and the eponym of a Nahorite clan (Gen 22:22). The name is prob. to be identified with Hazu, mentioned in an inscr. of Esarhaddon.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

(chazo, fifth son of Nahor (Ge 22:22)): Possibly the eponym of a Nahorite family or clan.