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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #2110 - זוּן
1) to feed
1a) (Ithpeel) to feed oneself
1152) nz (זנ ZN) AC: Harvest CO: Mattock AB: ?: The pictograph z is a picture of an agricultural cutting implement such as the mattock or hoe. The n is a picture of a seed. Combined these mean "mattock of the seed". One of the many agricultural tools was a hoe or mattock. This implement had a wide blade for cutting a plant stalks at the roots. The crops were harvested for a supply of foods, which were stored in jars.
agm ) nzafm (מואזנ MWAZN) - Balance: A pair of scales used for weighing. From the ear as the place where balance is determined. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (16): balances - Strongs: H3976 (מֹאזְנַיִם), H3977 (מֹאזְנֵא)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
זוּן unused in Kal. Chald., Syr., and Sam. to nourish, to feed, to give food.
Hophal, Jeremiah 5:8, כתיב סוּסִים מוּזָנִים, fed horses, i.e. fat. The קרי has מְיֻזָּנִים, which, according to Schultens, is derived from יָזַן, وزن in this sense: ponderibus instructi (pondera i.q. testes e.g. Catull. lxii. 5. Stat. Silv. iii. iv. 77), bene vasati. LXX. ἵπποι θηλυμανεῖς. Hence מָזוֹן.
זוּן Chald. id.
Ithpeal, fut. יִתְּזִין pass. Daniel 4:9.