the Week of Christ the King / Proper 29 / Ordinary 34
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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #2180 - זָנָב
1) tail, end, stump
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
1. a. tail of fox Judges 15:4 (3t. in verse), of serpent Exodus 4:4 (J), of hippopotamus Job 40:17;
b. figurative of common people, opposed to rulers Isaiah 9:13; Isaiah 19:15 (in both, ראֹשׁ וְזָנָב, "" כִּמָּה וְאַגְמוֺן; Isaiah 9:14 is incorrect gloss); of subject-people (opposed to ראֹשׁ) Deuteronomy 28:13,44.
2 end, stump (of firebrand, אוּד) in metaphor Isaiah 7:4.