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Old & New Testament Greek

Entry for Strong's #2222 - ζωή

Transliteration:
zōḗ
Phonetics:
dzo-ay'  
Word Origin:
from (2198)
Parts of Speech:
Noun Feminine
TDNT:
2:832,290
Word Definition  [ Thayer's | Strong's ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. life
    1. the state of one who is possessed of vitality or is animate
    2. every living soul
  2. life
    1. of the absolute fulness of life, both essential and ethical, which belongs to God, and through him both to the hypostatic "logos" and to Christ in whom the "logos" put on human nature
    2. life real and genuine, a life active and vigorous, devoted to God, blessed, in the portion even in this world of those who put their trust in Christ, but after the resurrection to be consummated by new accessions (among them a more perfect body), and to last for ever.
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1870 ‑ דֶּרֶךְ (deh'‑rek);   1935 ‑ הוֹד (hode);   2247 ‑ חָבָה (khaw‑bah');   2416 ‑ חַי (khah'ee);   2421 ‑ חָיָה (khaw‑yaw');   2451 ‑ חָכְמָה (khok‑maw');   2617 ‑ חֶסֶד (kheh'‑sed);   3117 ‑ יוֹם (yome);   3899 ‑ לֶחֶם (lekh'‑em);   4997 ‑ נאֹדָה (node, node, no‑daw');  
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

ζωή

(ζωιή (prob. an error) SIG 577.34 (Milet., iii/ii B.C.)), Dor. ζωά: Ion. and poet. ζόη, Hdt. 1.32, Herod. 10.4, S. Fr. 556, etc. (v. infr.), cf. IG 9(1).86 (Hyampolis), Dor. ζόα: Aeol. ζοΐα Theoc. 29.5: ἡ: —

I

1. living, i.e. one's substance, property, ἦ γάρ οἱ ζ. γ' ἦν ἄσπετος Od. 14.96; τοὶ δὲ ζωὴν ἐδάσαντο ib. 208; κατὰ ζωὴν φαγέειν 16.429; τὴν ζόην ποιέεσθαι or καταστήσασθαι ἀπὸ or ἐκ.. to get one's living by.., Hdt. 8.105, cf. 2.36, Arist. HA 608b21; ἐξ ἁλός Theoc. Beren. 2.

2. after Hom., life, existence, opp. death, Tyrt. 15.5, Pi. N. 8.36, etc.; θανάτου πέρι καὶ ζωᾶς ib. 9.29; οὐδὲν γὰρ ἄλγος οἷον ἡ πολλὴ ζόη S. Fr. 556; ζόας (ζωᾶς codd.) βιοτά E. HF 664 (lyr.); τοῦ βίου ζωή Pl. Ti. 44c; ὁ τῆς ζ. χρόνος SIG 1210 (Calymna), etc.: as a term of affection, ζωή mylife ! Juv. 6.195: pl., ζόαι A. Fr. 99.13; ζωαί LXX Psalms 63:3-4(62).3(4); μετὰ τὴν μίαν ζ. πολλαὶ ζ. Dam. Pr. 100; αἱ τῆς ψυχῆς ζ. καὶ δυνάμεις Iamb. Comm.Math. 3.

3. way of life, ζόην ἔζωον τὴν αὐτήν Hdt. 4.112, cf. 114.

II ζωή,= γραῦς 11, the scum on milk, Eust. 906.52; ζόη· τὸ ἐπάνω τοῦ μέλιτος, Hsch. [The form ζόη (paroxyt.) is required by the metre in trimeters in S. Fr. 556, E. Hec. 1108, and in lyrics S. Fr. 592, E. Med. 976, al., ζωή never: ζόη in other Poets, Call. Fr. 114, Theoc. 18.9, Herod. 10.4.] (For the root, cf. ζῶ: fancifully connected with ζέω and ζητέω, Dam. Pr. 81: in signf. 11 ζόη prob. fr. ζέω.)

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List of Word Forms
ζωάς ζωη ζωή ζωὴ ζωῇ ζωην ζωήν ζωὴν ζωης ζωής ζωῆς ζώης ζωμόν ζωμός zoe zoḗ zoḕ zōē zōḗ zōḕ zoêi zōē̂i zoen zoḗn zoḕn zōēn zōḗn zōḕn zoes zoês zōēs zōē̂s
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