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Strong's #2104 - זוּזִים

probably from the same as (H2123)
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Noun Masculine
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Zuzim = “roving creatures”

1) an ancient people of uncertain origin, perhaps, inhabitants of ancient Ammon east of the Jordan

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1484 ‑ ἔθνος (eth'‑nos);  
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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 זוּזִים proper name, of a people an ancient trans-Jordanic people, dwelling in הָם Genesis 14:5; otherwise unknown; abode apparently in (later) land of Ammon, between Bashan and Moab; commonly supposed = זַמְזֻמִּים q. v., in that case perhaps text error in one case or the other, compare Nö Untersuchungen z. Kritik d. A. T. 162. — (ᵐ5 ἔθνη ἰσχυρά). — On proper name, of a location Ζιζα, , between Bosra and Lejûn, compare Kn Di on the passage, Tristr Moab 182ff.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

זוּזִים Genesis 14:5 [Zuzims], pr.n. of a nation, the aborigines of the land of the Ammonites, inhabiting the borders of Palestine, perhaps the same as the זַמְזֻמִּים (which see). LXX. ἔθνη ἰσχυρά, so also Syr., Onk. Syr. [“Perhaps so called from the fertility of their country.”]

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List of Word Forms
הַזּוּזִ֖ים הזוזים haz·zū·zîm hazzuZim hazzūzîm
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