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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #2085 - זָג

Word Origin
from an unused root probably meaning to inclose
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) (meaning uncertain)

1a) name of some insignificant product of the vine, forbidden to Nazarites, perhaps the stem or skin of the grape

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (1) HCS (1)
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n-cms 1
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1141) cz (זג ZG) AC: ? CO: Grape-skin AB: ?: The pictograph z is a picture of an agricultural implement implying harvest. The c is a picture of the foot. The combined meaning of these pictures is "the harvesting by the feet". The juice of the grape is removed, or harvested, by treading on them in a vat leaving the grape-skins behind.

A) cz (זג ZG) AC: ? CO: Grape-skin AB: ?

Nm ) cz (זג ZG) - Grape-skin: KJV (1): husk - Strongs: H2085 (זָג)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 זָג noun [masculine] name of some comparatively insignificant product of vine (גֶּפֶן הַיַּיִן), the eating of which was included in prohibition to Nazirite; skin of grape, so Thes (after Onk Mishna Maaser. 5:§ 4, Orla 1:§ 8, compare Sifre on the passage): מֵחַרְצַנִּים וְעַדזָֿג֖ לֹא יאֹכֵ֑ל Numbers 6:4 (Late Hebrew זג, זוג; so called as transparent ? compare Aramaic זְגוּגִיתָא glass, Late Hebrew זַגָּג glazier (Arabic glass, is a loan-word according to Frä64); compare theory of √ in Lag Ges. Ath. 41, Fl l.c.: but in Hebrew glass is זְכוֺכִית).

זֶד, זָדוֺן see below זיד.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

זָג m. Numbers 6:4, the skin of a grape, clear and transparent. Its root is the following word.

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List of Word Forms
זָ֖ג זג zag zāḡ
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