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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #2062 - זְאֵב

Transliteration
ze'êb
Phonetics
zeh-abe'
Origin
the same as (H2061)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Zeeb = “wolf”

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

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
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
Verse Results
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
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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