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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #2177 - זַן
1) kind, sort
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.
זנב (√ of following; meaning unknown).
[זַן] noun [masculine] kind, sort (ᵑ7 Syriac; compare Biblical Hebrew); — plural construct זְנֵי זְמָרָא Daniel 3:5,7,10,15.
זַן m. pl. זְנִים species. As to its origin see under the root זָנַן. Psalms 144:13, מִוַּן אֶל־זַן of every kind. 2 Chronicles 16:14. (Chald. and Syr. id.)
זַן Chald. id. Daniel 3:5,, 10, 15.