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Strong's #2183 - זְנוּנִים

from (H2181)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
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1) adultery, fornication, prostitution

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4202 ‑ πορνεία (por‑ni'‑ah);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (12)
Genesis 1
2 Kings 1
Ezekiel 2
Hosea 6
Nahum 2
NAS (13)
Genesis 1
2 Kings 1
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 2
Hosea 6
Nahum 2
HCS (11)
2 Kings 1
Ezekiel 2
Hosea 6
Nahum 2
BSB (11)
Genesis 1
2 Kings 1
Ezekiel 2
Hosea 6
Nahum 1
ESV (12)
Genesis 1
2 Kings 1
Ezekiel 2
Hosea 6
Nahum 2
WEB (12)
Genesis 1
2 Kings 1
Ezekiel 2
Hosea 6
Nahum 2
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

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.

A) nz (זנ ZN) AC: ? CO: Harvest AB: ?

Nm ) nz (זנ ZN) - Kind: A species of plant or animal. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (7): kind, diverse kinds, all manners of store - Strongs: H2177 (זַן), H2178 (זַן)

B) nnz (זננ ZNN) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Whoredom: In the sense of being spread broad.

dm) nfnz (זנונ ZNWN) - Whoredom: KJV (12): whoredom - Strongs: H2183 (זְנוּנִים)

C) nza (אזנ AZN) AC: Hear CO: Ear AB: Balance: The broad ear for picking up sounds.

V) nza (אזנ AZN) - H (vf: Hiphil, Piel) |kjv: give ear, hearken, hear, gave good heed - Strongs: H238 (אָזַן), H239 (אָזַן)

Nm ) nza (אזנ AZN) - Weapon: A broad sharp blade like a mattock. KJV (1): weapon - Strongs: H240 (אָזֵן)

gf) nzfa (אוזנ AWZN) - KJV (187): ear, audience, hearing - Strongs: H241 (אֹזֶן)

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)

H) enz (זנה ZNH) AC: ? CO: Whore AB: Whoredom: In the sense of being spread broad.

V) enz (זנה ZNH) - Whore: KJV (93): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Pual) harlot, go whoring, whoredom, whore, commit fornication, whorish - Strongs: H2181 (זָנָה)

Nf3) tfnz (זנות ZNWT) - Whoredom: KJV (9): whoredom - Strongs: H2184 (זְנוּת)

if3) tfnzt (תזנות TZNWT) - Whoredom: KJV (20): whoredom, fornication - Strongs: H8457 (תַּזְנֻת)

J) nfz (זונ ZWN) AC: Feed CO: Food AB: ?: Food harvested from the crops or flock.

V) nfz (זונ ZWN) - Feed: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (2): (vf: Hophal) fed - Strongs: H2109 (זוּן), H2110 (זוּן)

Nf) nfz (זונ ZWN) - Flesh: KJV (1): armour - Strongs: H2185 (זֹנָה)

am) nfzm (מזונ MZWN) - Meat: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (4): meat, victuals - Strongs: H4202 (מָזוֹן), H4203 (מָזוֹן)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 זְנוּנִים noun [masculine] fornication, plural abstract intensive (Ol§ 215 a; Dl Proverbs 74, derived from √ זנן, Assyrian zanânu, fill full, compare Dl ib.73) — ׳ז Hosea 1:2 5t., construct זְנוּנֵי Nahum 3:4 2t., זְנוּנַיִךְ Ezekiel 23:29, זְנוּנֶיהָ Hosea 2:4; Nahum 3:4.

a., sexual Genesis 38:24 (J) Hosea 1:2 (twice in verse).

b. international Nahum 3:4 (twice in verse).

c. religious 2 Kings 9:22; Ezekiel 23:11,29; Hosea 2:4; Hosea 2:6; Hosea 4:12; Hosea 5:4.

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

זְנוּנִים m. pl. (from זָנָה with the addition of a formative נ, like קָצִין from קָצָה, אֶתְנָן from תָּנָה, see Lehrg. page 508).

(1) whoredoms, adulteries, Genesis 38:24. Hosea 1:2, אֵשֶׁת זְנוּנִים וְיַלְדֵי זְנוּנִים “a whorish wife and bastard children.” Hosea 2:6, 4:12 5:4. Hosea 2:4, וְתָסֵר זְנוּנֶיהָ מִפָּנֶיה “and let her remove her adulteries (i.e. vultus protervus; compare Hor. Carm. i. 19, 7. 8) from her face” (comp. Ezekiel 6:9).

(2) Used figuratively

(a) of idolatry, 1 Kings 9:22.

(b) of commerce with foreign nations, Nahum 3:4 compare the verb, Isaiah 23:17.

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List of Word Forms
בִּזְנוּנֶ֔יהָ בזנוניה זְנוּנִ֔ים זְנוּנִ֖ים זְנוּנִים֙ זְנוּנֵ֞י זְנוּנֶ֙יהָ֙ זְנוּנַ֔יִךְ זנוני זנוניה זנוניך זנונים לִזְנוּנִ֑ים לזנונים מִזְּנוּנֵ֖י מזנוני biz·nū·ne·hā biznūnehā biznuNeiha liz·nū·nîm liznuNim liznūnîm miz·zə·nū·nê mizzənūnê mizzenuNei zə·nū·na·yiḵ zə·nū·nê zə·nū·ne·hā zə·nū·nîm zenuNayich zənūnayiḵ zənūnê zənūnehā zenuNei zenuNeiha zenuNim zənūnîm
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