4464. mamzer
Strong's Concordance
mamzer: a bastard, child of incest
Original Word: מַמְזֵר
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: mamzer
Phonetic Spelling: (mam-zare')
Definition: a bastard, child of incest
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from an unused word
a bastard, child of incest
NASB Translation
illegitimate birth (1), mongrel race (1), one of illegitimate birth (1).

מַמְזֵר noun masculine bastard, specifically child of incest (Late Hebrew id. (see Levy), מַמְזֵרוּת incest; Aramaic (loan-word) מַמְזֵרָא bastard): —

1 literally bastard, Deuteronomy 23:3 (see Dr).

2 perhaps figurative collective, of mixed population Zechariah 9:6 ᵐ5 ἀλλογενεῖς (compare also GeiUrschrift 52f.)

II. מזר (√ of following, si vera lectio; possibly = spread out; Aramaic stretch oneself, compare Arabic aequaliter distendit utrem).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From an unused root meaning to alienate; a mongrel, i.e. Born of a Jewish father and a heathen mother -- bastard.

Forms and Transliterations
מַמְזֵ֖ר ממזר mam·zêr mamZer mamzêr
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Englishman's Concordance
Deuteronomy 23:2
HEB: לֹא־ יָבֹ֥א מַמְזֵ֖ר בִּקְהַ֣ל יְהוָ֑ה
NAS: No one of illegitimate birth shall enter
KJV: A bastard shall not enter
INT: No shall enter one the assembly of the LORD

Zechariah 9:6
HEB: וְיָשַׁ֥ב מַמְזֵ֖ר בְּאַשְׁדּ֑וֹד וְהִכְרַתִּ֖י
NAS: And a mongrel race will dwell
KJV: And a bastard shall dwell in Ashdod,
INT: will dwell mongrel Ashdod will cut

2 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 4464
2 Occurrences

mam·zêr — 2 Occ.

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