2219: ζύμη

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G2219 ζύμη, ης, ἡ

Transliteration: zýmē

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: leaven, ferment, both lit. and met.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G2219 ζύμη

Transliteration: zýmē

Derivation: probably from G2204;

Definition: ferment (as if boiling up)

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ζύμη

G2219 

Occurrences in the NT: 13

ζύμη, -ης, ἡ,
[in LXX for חָמֵץ, Ex 12:15 13:3 23:18 34:25, De 16:3; שְׂאֹר, Ex 12:15, 19 13:7, Le 2:11, De 16:4*;]
leaven: Mt 13:33, Lk 13:21; τ. ἄρτου, Mt 16:12. Metaph., of a moral influence or tendency, always, exc. in the Parable of the Leaven (Mt 13:33, Lk 13:21), for evil: I Co 5:6-8, Ga 5:9; ζ. τ. Φαρισαίων, Mt 16:6, 11, Mk 8:15, Lk 12:1 (Cremer, 723).†

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