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Strong's #2062 - זְאֵב

Root Word (Etymology)
the same as (H2061)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
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Zeeb = “wolf”

1) one of the two princes of Midian mentioned in the conquest; brought to bay in a winepress

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (6)
Judges 5
Psalms 1
NAS (6)
Judges 5
Psalms 1
HCS (6)
Judges 5
Psalms 1
BSB (6)
Judges 5
Psalms 1
ESV (6)
Judges 5
Psalms 1
WEB (6)
Judges 5
Psalms 1
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. זְאֵב proper name, masculine ( wolf) — a prince of Midian, Judges 7:25 (3t. in verse); Judges 8:3; Psalm 83:12; also in

proper name, of a locationיֶקֶבזְֿאֵב Judges 7:25 wine-vat of Zeeb.

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

זְאֵב (with Tsere impure) m.

(1)  a wolf, because it frightens the flock (unless the verb be a denominative). [“So called from its tawny and yellow colour.” Thes] Arab. ذِيءْبُ, Syr. ܕܺܐܒܐܳ. Genesis 49:27; Isaiah 11:6, 65:25 Jeremiah 5:6, זְאֵבֵי עֶרֶב “evening wolves,” those which go forth to prowl at evening. Habakkuk 1:8; Zephaniah 3:3, comp. λύκοι νυκτερινοί, Oppian. Cyneget. iii. 206, νυκτιπόροι ibid. i. 440.

(2) [Zeeb], pr.n. of a Midianite prince, Judges 7:25, 8:3 Psalms 83:12.

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List of Word Forms
וְכִזְאֵ֑ב וּזְאֵ֔ב וזאב וכזאב זְאֵ֔ב זְאֵ֗ב זְאֵב֙ זאב ū·zə·’êḇ ūzə’êḇ uzeEv vechizEv wə·ḵiz·’êḇ wəḵiz’êḇ zə’êḇ zə·’êḇ zeEv
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