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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #2078 - זֶבַח

Transliteration
zebach
Phonetics
zeh'-bakh
Origin
the same as (H2077)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Zebah = “deprived of protection”

1) one of the two kings of Midian who commanded the great invasion of Palestine and finally were defeated by Gideon

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (12)
Judges
11
Psalms
1
NAS (12)
Judges
11
Psalms
1
HCS (11)
Judges
10
Psalms
1
BSB (12)
Judges
11
Psalms
1
ESV (12)
Judges
11
Psalms
1
WEB (12)
Judges
11
Psalms
1
Verse Results
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

זֶבַח m. with suff. זִבְחִי, pl. זְבָחִים, const. זבְחֵי once זְבָחוֹת Hosea 4:19.

(1) pr. a slaying; hence the flesh of slain animals, feasts, Genesis 31:54; Ezekiel 39:17; Proverbs 17:1, זִבְחֵי־רִיב contentious feasts.

(2) a sacrifice [“whether the act of sacrificing or”], an offering, a victim. Opposed both to מִנְחָה a bloodless offering [when so contrasted], 1 Samuel 2:29 Psal. 40:7, and to עוֹלָה a burnt offering, holocaust; so that זֶבַח denotes sacrifices of which but a part were consumed, such as expiatory or eucharistic offerings, etc., Exodus 10:25; Leviticus 17:8; Numbers 15:5, זֶבַח שְׁלָמִים a eucharistic offering, Leviticus 3:1, 4:10, etc. It is also used in speaking generally of great and solemn sacrifices, and sacrificial feasts. זֶבַח הַיָּמִים an annual sacrifice, 1 Samuel 1:21, 20:6. זֶבַח מִשְׁפָּחָה a family sacrifice, 20:29 compare 9:12, 13 1 Samuel 9:13, 16:3.

(3) [Zebah], pr.n. of a Midianite king, Judges 8:5; Psalms 83:12.

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List of Word Forms
וְזֶ֨בַח וּֽכְזֶ֥בַח וזבח וכזבח זֶ֙בַח֙ זֶ֚בַח זֶ֣בַח זֶ֥בַח זֶ֧בַח זבח ū·ḵə·ze·ḇaḥ ucheZevach ūḵəzeḇaḥ veZevach wə·ze·ḇaḥ wəzeḇaḥ ze·ḇaḥ zeḇaḥ Zevach
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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