2099. Ziv
Strong's Concordance
Ziv: the second month of the Jewish calendar
Original Word: זִו
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Transliteration: Ziv
Phonetic Spelling: (zeev')
Short Definition: Ziv
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain derivation
Definition
the second month of the Jewish calendar
NASB Translation
Ziv (2).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
זִר apparently proper name of 2nd month, = approximately April-May, named as month of beginning the temple building; בְּחֹדֶשׁ זִו הוּא הַחֹדֶשׁ הַשֵּׁנִי 1 Kings 6:1 = בְּיֶרַח זִ֑ו 1 Kings 6:37; ᵐ5 B 1 Kings 6:1 has simply ἐν μηνὶ τῷ δευτέρῳ, 1 Kings 6:37 (in ᵐ5 1 Kings 6:4) ἐν μηνὶ Νεισῷ καὶ τῷ δευτέρῳ μηνί ᵐ5 Manuscripts ἐν μηνὶ Ζιου μηνὶ τῷ δευτέρῳ; ᵐ5L (only 1 Kings 6:37) ἐν δευτέρῳ μηνί, ἐν μηνὶ Ζιου; — (si vera lectio compare perhaps Aramaic זִיו brightness, freshness, so Biblical Aramaic Daniel 2:31 +; compare ᵑ7 יֶרַח זִיו נִיצָנַיָּא month of brightness of flowers; Assyrian zîmu (zîvu), DlPr 152 f. compare NöZMG 1886, 732; Thes and others derive זִו, זִיו ( = זְהִיו) from זהה in sense be bright, splendid, etc., compare Arabic increase, thrive (of seed-produce), a beautiful and bright, or fresh, plant; Aramaic זְהָא, adjective זָהוֺהָא haughty, proud; glory, boast, be magnificent; yet compare Ol§ 174 near the end)

זוֺ, זוּ.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
Zif

Probably from an unused root meaning to be prominent; properly, brightness (compare ziyv), i.e. (figuratively) the month of flowers; Ziv (corresponding to Ijar or May) -- Zif.

see HEBREW ziyv

Forms and Transliterations
זִ֗ו זִֽו׃ זו זו׃ Ziv ziw
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Strong's Hebrew 2099
2 Occurrences


ziw — 2 Occ.

1 Kings 6:1
HEB: הָרְבִיעִ֜ית בְּחֹ֣דֶשׁ זִ֗ו ה֚וּא הַחֹ֣דֶשׁ
NAS: in the month of Ziv which
KJV: in the month Zif, which [is] the second
INT: the fourth the month of Ziv which month

1 Kings 6:37
HEB: יְהוָ֑ה בְּיֶ֖רַח זִֽו׃
NAS: was laid, in the month of Ziv.
KJV: laid, in the month Zif:
INT: of the LORD the month of Ziv

2 Occurrences

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