G2205 ζῆλος - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
ζῆλος
eager rivalry, zealous imitation, emulation
Dodson:
ζῆλος
eagerness, zeal, rivalry
(a) eagerness, zeal, enthusiasm, (b) jealousy, rivalry.
Strong's:
ζῆλος
properly, heat, i.e. (figuratively) "zeal" (in a favorable sense, ardor; in an unfavorable one, jealousy, as of a husband (figuratively, of God), or an enemy, malice)
Derivation: from G2204;

KJV Usage: emulation, envy(-ing), fervent mind, indignation, jealousy, zeal.

G2204
Thayer:
1) excitement of mind, ardour, fervour of spirit
1a) zeal, ardour in embracing, pursuing, defending anything
1a1) zeal in behalf of, for a person or thing
1a2) the fierceness of indignation, punitive zeal
1b) an envious and contentious rivalry, jealousy


ζῆλος
zēlos
dzay'-los
From G2204; properly heat, that is, (figuratively) “zeal” (in a favorable sense, ardor; in an unfavorable one, jealousy, as of a husband [figuratively of God], or an enemy, malice)

KJV Usage: emulation, envy (-ing), fervent mind, indignation, jealousy, zeal.


View how G2205 ζῆλος is used in the Bible

17 occurrences of G2205 ζῆλος

John 2:17
Acts 5:17
Acts 13:45
Romans 10:2
Romans 13:13
1 Corinthians 3:3
2 Corinthians 7:7
2 Corinthians 7:11
2 Corinthians 9:2
2 Corinthians 11:2
2 Corinthians 12:20
Galatians 5:20
Philippians 3:6
Colossians 4:13
Hebrews 10:27
James 3:14
James 3:16

Corresponding Hebrew Words

zelos H7068 qinah