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')
Definition: the second month of the Jewish calendar
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain derivation
the second month of the Jewish calendar
NASB Translation
Ziv (2).

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

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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Englishman's Concordance
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

Strong's Hebrew 2099
2 Occurrences

ziw — 2 Occ.

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