Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #2159 - זָמִיר
1) trimming, pruning
2124) rmz (זמר ZMR) AC: Pluck CO: Music AB: Melody: The sound from a musical instrument where the string is plucked or the singing that accompanies it. Also, the plucking of fruit from a vine or branch. [from: rn- music as bright]
Nf1) ermz (זמרה ZMRH) - I. Melody:As plucked on an musical instrument. A song set to music. II. Choice fruit:As plucked from the tree or vine. KJV (5): melody, psalm, fruit - Strongs: H2172 (זִמְרָה), H2173 (זִמְרָה)
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
זָמִיר m. Song of Solomon 2:12, the time of the pruning of vines (of the form בָּצִיר, חָרִישׁ Lehrg. § 120, No. 5), from זָמַר. Well rendered by the LXX. καιρὸς τῆς τομῆς. Symm. κ. τῆς κλαδεύσεως. Vulg. tempus putationis. Others translate it, the time of the singing of birds, which is contrary to the use of the verb זָמַר and to the analogy of the form קָטִיל.
the Second Week after Epiphany