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Entry for Strong's #2161 - זָמַם

Transliteration
zâmam
Phonetics
zaw-mam'  
Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
556
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to have a thought, devise, plan, consider, purpose

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to consider, fix thought upon

1a2) to purpose, devise

1a3) to plot (of evil intent)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1011 ‑ βουλεύω (bool‑yoo'‑o);  1614 ‑ ἐκτείνω (ek‑ti'‑no);  1760 ‑ ἐνθυμέομαι (en‑thoo‑meh'‑om‑ahee);  2007 ‑ ἐπιτίθημι (ep‑ee‑tith'‑ay‑mee);  2334 ‑ θεωρέω (theh‑o‑reh'‑o);  3906 ‑ παρατηρέω (par‑at‑ay‑reh'‑o);  5550 ‑ χρόνος (khron'‑os);  1260 ‑ διαλογίζομαι (dee‑al‑og‑id'‑zom‑ahee);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (12) NAS (13) HCS (13)
Genesis 1
Deuteronomy 1
Psalms 3
Proverbs 2
Jeremiah 2
Lamentations 1
Zechariah 3
Genesis 1
Deuteronomy 1
Psalms 3
Proverbs 2
Jeremiah 2
Lamentations 1
Zechariah 3
Genesis 1
Deuteronomy 1
Psalms 3
Proverbs 2
Jeremiah 2
Lamentations 1
Zechariah 3
BYZ TIS TR
v-qp1cs 2
v-qp3cp 1
v-qp3ms 4
v-qPms 1
v-qp1cs 2
v-qp3cp 1
v-qp3fs 1
v-qp3ms 4
v-qPms 1
v-qp1cs 2
v-qp3cp 1
v-qp3fs 1
v-qp3ms 4
NA WH


Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1151) mz (זמ ZM) AC: Plot CO: Plan AB: Mischief: The devising of a plan of action.

A) mz (זמ ZM) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Mischief: An action or plan to do wickedness or a sexual perversion.

Nf1) emz (זמה ZMH) - Mischief: KJV (29): lewdness, wickedness, mischief, heinous crime - Strongs: H2154 (זַמָּה)

kf1) emzm (מזמה MZMH) - Mischief: KJV (19): discretion, device, thought, wickedly, inventions, lewdness, mischievous - Strongs: H4209 (מְזִמָּה)

B) mmz (זממ ZMM) AC: Plot CO: Plan AB: ?

V) mmz (זממ ZMM) - Plot: To device a plan of action, usually with evil intent. KJV (13): (vf: Paal) thought, devise, consider, purpose, imagine, plot - Strongs: H2161 (זָמַם)

Nm) mmz (זממ ZMM) - Plan: KJV (1): wicked device - Strongs: H2162 (זָמָם)

G) mez (זהמ ZHM) AC: Loathe CO: ? AB: ?

V) mez (זהמ ZHM) - Loathe: KJV (1): (vf: Piel) abhorreth - Strongs: H2092 (זָהַם)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 זָמַם verb consider, purpose, devise (Aramaic זְמַם in derived conjugations; compare Arabic speak, talk (rare); Aramaic is sonuit, resonavit, the noun is tinnitus, strepitus) — only

Qal Perfect זָמַם Deuteronomy 19:19 2t.; זָמָ֑ם Lamentations 2:17; זָָֽמְמָה Proverbs 31:16; זַמּ֫וֺתָ Proverbs 30:32; זַמֹּ֫תִי Jeremiah 4:28 but also זָמַ֫מְתִּי Zechariah 8:14,15; זַמֹּתִי Psalm 17:3 either belongs here with irregular accent (see De), or is Infinitive after analogue of לה֞ e.g. חַנּוֺת compare Psalm 77:10 (Hi Ri); Che critical note reads זִמָּתִי; זָמָ֑מוּ Psalm 31:14; Imperfect יָָֽזְמוּ Genesis 11:6 (Ges§ 67, R. 11); on possible Infinitive זמֹּתִ֫י Psalm 17:3 see above; Participle זֹמֵם Psalm 37:12; —

1 consider, fix thought upon, with accusative of concrete object שָׂדֶה Proverbs 31:16.

2 purpose, devise:

a. especially of Yahweh's purpose in punishment Jeremiah 4:28 (absolute), Jeremiah 51:12 followed by עשׂה + accusative ("" מְזִמָּה), Lamentations 2:17 (followed by אשׁר) Zechariah 1:6 (with כאשׁר followed by infinitive), Zechariah 8:14 ( id.); of blessing only כֵּן שַׁבְתִּיזָמַמְתִּי לְהֵיטִיב Zechariah 8:15 (opposed to Zechariah 8:14).

b. of evil purpose of wicked men לעשׂות׳אשׁר יז Genesis 11:6; Deuteronomy 19:19 (with כאשׁר + infinitive), Psalm 31:14 (followed by infinitive); absolute Proverbs 30:32 ("" נבל), Psalm 17:3 have I (i.e. if I have) devised evil (so De); followed by לְ person (= against) Psalm 37:12. ** the text of Proverbs 30:32 is questioned by Frankenb Toy and others; see on II. נבל, below.

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List of Word Forms
זַ֝מֹּתִ֗י זַ֝מּ֗וֹתָ זַמֹּ֔תִי זָמְמָ֣ה זָמַ֖ם זָמַ֙מְתִּי֙ זָמַ֜ם זָמַ֣ם זָמַמְ֜תִּי זָמָ֗ם זָמָֽמוּ׃ זֹמֵ֣ם זמות זמם זממה זממו׃ זממתי זמתי יָזְמ֖וּ יזמו yā·zə·mū yazeMu yāzəmū zā·mā·mū zā·mam zā·mām zā·mam·tî zā·mə·māh zam·mō·ṯî zam·mō·w·ṯā zaMam zāmam zāmām zamaMti zāmamtî zaMamu zāmāmū zameMah zāməmāh zamMota zammoTi zammōṯî zammōwṯā zō·mêm zoMem zōmêm
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