2209. zémia
Strong's Concordance
zémia: damage
Original Word: ζημία, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: zémia
Phonetic Spelling: (dzay-mee'-ah)
Definition: damage
Usage: damage, loss, detriment.
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Cognate: 2209 zēmía – damage (detriment); a mercantile term for "loss"; a "bad deal" (unsuccessful business transaction) which results in a fine (penalty, forfeiture).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain origin
NASB Translation
loss (4).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2209: ζημία

ζημία, ζημίας, , damage, loss (Sophocles, Herodotus down): Acts 27:10, 21; ἡγεῖσθαι ζημίαν (Xenophon, mem. 2, 4, 3; τινα, accusative of person, 2, 3, 2), τί, to regard a thing as a loss: Philippians 3:7 (opposed to κέρδος), 8.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
damage, loss.

Probably akin to the base of damazo (through the idea of violence); detriment -- damage, loss.

see GREEK damazo

Forms and Transliterations
ζημιαν ζημίαν ζημιας ζημίας zemian zemían zēmian zēmían zemias zemías zēmias zēmías
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Englishman's Concordance
Acts 27:10 N-GFS
GRK: καὶ πολλῆς ζημίας οὐ μόνον
NAS: and great loss, not only
KJV: and much damage, not only
INT: and much loss not only

Acts 27:21 N-AFS
GRK: καὶ τὴν ζημίαν
NAS: this damage and loss.
KJV: harm and loss.
INT: and the loss

Philippians 3:7 N-AFS
GRK: τὸν χριστὸν ζημίαν
NAS: I have counted as loss for the sake
KJV: those I counted loss for Christ.
INT: Christ loss

Philippians 3:8 N-AFS
GRK: ἡγοῦμαι πάντα ζημίαν εἶναι διὰ
NAS: things to be loss in view
KJV: all things [but] loss for
INT: I am esteeming all things loss to be on account of

Strong's Greek 2209
4 Occurrences

ζημίαν — 3 Occ.
ζημίας — 1 Occ.

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