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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #7021 - קִיקָיוֹן

Word Origin
perhaps from (07006)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) a plant

1a) perhaps a gourd, castor-oil plant, bottle-gourd

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (5) NAS (5) HCS (5)
Jonah 4
Jonah 4
Jonah 5
n-cms 5
n-cms 5
n-cms 5

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1424) iq (קי QY) AC: ? CO: ? AB: ?

A) iq (קי QY) AC: ? CO: Gourd AB: ?

ljm ) nfiqiq (קיקיונ QYQYWN) - Gourd: KJV (5): gourd - Strongs: H7021 (קִיקָיוֹן)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 קִיקָיוֺן noun masculine Jonah 4:6 a plant (compare Assyrian Kukkânîtum (כ) a garden-plant, Dl HWB 327); — usually ricinus (R. communis, Linn. = castor-oil tree; compare Dioscor iv. 164 κίκι (Egypt) = κρότων [ castor-oil tree]; Talmud שֶׁמֶן קִיק see especially Löw p. 353f.); perhaps < bottle-gourd (ᵐ5 κολόκυνθα; i.e. cucurbita lagenaria, a vine growing and withering rapidly, Post in Hastings DB ii. 250); — Jonah 4:6 (twice in verse); Jonah 4:7,9,10.

קִיקָלוֺן see קלל.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

קִיקָיוֹן m., -Jon. 4:610 ; Jerome, Syr., and others, ricinus; Palma Christi, Arab. الخروع Ægypt. κίκι, κούκι, (Diod. Sic. i. 34), a tall biennial plant, still cultivated in our gardens, beautiful and quick growing, with a soft and succulent stalk, a slight injury of which will cause the plant to die. LXX. cucumber; but see Bochart, Hieroz. t. ii. p. 293, 623. Celsii Hierob. P. ii. p. 273-82. Faber on Harmer’s Observations, vol. i. p. 140-151.

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List of Word Forms
הַקִּ֣יקָי֔וֹן הַקִּֽיקָי֑וֹן הַקִּֽיקָי֖וֹן הקיקיון קִיקָי֞וֹן קיקיון hakkikaYon haq·qî·qā·yō·wn haqqîqāyōwn kikaYon qî·qā·yō·wn qîqāyōwn
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