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
TBESG:
ζῆλος
zeal
G:N-M/N
ζῆλος, -ου, ὁ and in late Gk., also -εος, τό (
Refs 2Co.9:2, Php.3:6
),
[in LXX for קִנְאָה, Num.25:11, al. ;]
__1. zeal:
Refs 2Co.7:11 9:2
; κατά ζῆλος, Php.3:6; with genitive obj., Jhn.2:17 (LXX), Rom.10:2; before ὑπέρ, 2Co.7:7; with genitive subj., θεοῦ, 2Co.11:2; πυρός, Heb.10:27 (cf.
Refs Isa.26:11, Wis.5:18
, and cf. Westc., in l).
__2. jealousy:
Refs Rom.13:13, 1Co.3:3 3:2 2Co.12:20, Gal.5:20
(WH, txt, RV),
Refs Jas.3:14, 16
; πλησθῆναι ζήλου
Refs Act.5:17 13:45
; pl., ζῆλοι (see B1., § 32, 6), Gal.5:20, WH, mg.†
(AS)
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 zeal
Acts 5:17 with zeal,
Acts 13:45 with zeal,
Romans 10:2 a zeal
Romans 13:13 zeal.
1 Corinthians 3:3 zeal,
2 Corinthians 7:7 zeal
2 Corinthians 7:11 what zeal,
2 Corinthians 9:2 zeal
2 Corinthians 11:2 zeal:
2 Corinthians 12:20 zeals,
Galatians 5:20 zeals,
Philippians 3:6 zeal,
Colossians 4:13 zeal
Hebrews 10:27 zealous
James 3:14 zeal
James 3:16 zeal

Distinct usage

6 zeal
2 zeal,
2 with zeal,
2 zeals,
1 a zeal
1 zealous
1 zeal.
1 zeal:
1 what zeal,

Corresponding Hebrew Words

zelos H7068 qinah


Related words

G2205 ζῆλος

G2206 ζηλόω
ζηλόω
zēloō
dzay-lo'-o
From G2205; to have warmth of feeling for or against

KJV Usage: affect, covet (earnestly), (have) desire, (move with) envy, be jealous over, (be) zealous (-ly affect).


G2204 ζέω

ζέω
zeō
dzeh'-o
A primary verb; to be hot (boil, of liquids; or glow, of solids), that is, (figuratively) be fervid (earnest)

KJV Usage: be fervent.


G2200 ζεστός
ζεστός
zestos
dzes-tos'
From G2204; boiled, that is, (by implication) calid (figuratively fervent)

KJV Usage: hot.


G2219 ζύμη
ζύμη
zumē
dzoo'-may
Probably from G2204; ferment (as if boiling up)

KJV Usage: leaven.


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