2205: ζῆλος

Noun, Masculine eller Noun, Neuter


Dodson dictionary

G2205 ζῆλος, ου, ὁ

Transliteration: zēlos

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Masculine eller Noun, Neuter

Definition: (a) eagerness, zeal, enthusiasm, (b) jealousy, rivalry.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2205 ζῆλος

Transliteration: zēlos

Derivation: from G2204;

Definition: 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)

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ζῆλος

G2205 

Occurrences in the NT: 16

ζῆλος, -ου, ὁ and in late Gk., also -εος, τό (II Co 9:2, Phl 3:6),
[in LXX for קִנְאָה, Nu 25:11, al.;]
1. zeal: II Co 7:11 9:2; κατὰ ζῆλος, Phl 3:6; c. gen. obj., Jo 2:17(LXX), Ro 10:2; seq. ὑπέρ, II Co 7:7; c. gen. subj., θεοῦ, II Co 11:2; πυρός, He 10:27 (cf. Is 26:11, Wi 5:18, and cf. Westc., in l.).
2. jealousy: Ro 13:13, I Co 3:3, II Co 12:20, Ga 5:20 (WH, txt, RV), Ja 3:14, 16; πλησθῆναι ζήλου Ac 5:17 13:45; pl., ζῆλοι (v. B1., § 32, 6), Ga 5:20, WH, mg.†

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition