BDB2405 [H2180]

זָנָב noun masculineJudg 15:4 tail, also (figurative) end, stump (Late Hebrew id., Assyrian zibbatu HomNS 368, Ethiopic Arabic , Aramaic , דּוּנְבָּא, דַּנְבָּא) — ׳ז absolute Judg 15:4 (twice in verse) + 5 t.; suffix זְנָבוֺJob 40:17 plural זְנָבוֺת Judg 15:4 construct זַנְבוֺת Isa 7:4

1. a. tail of fox Judg 15:4 (3 t. in verse), of serpent Exod 4:4 (J), of hippopotamus Job 40:17
\ \ b. figurative of common people, opposed to rulers Isa 9:13; Isa 19:15 (in both, ראֹשׁ וְזָנָב, || כִּפָּה וְאַגְמוֺן; Isa 9:14 is incorrect gloss); of subject-people (opposed to ראֹשׁ) Deut 28:13; Deut 28:44.
2. end, stump (of firebrand, אוּד) in metaphor Isa 7:4.

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