2106. zavith
Jump to: LexiconNasecBDBStrong's
zavith: a corner
Original Word: זָוִיּוֹת
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Transliteration: zavith
Phonetic Spelling: (zaw-veeth')
Short Definition: corner

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from an unused word
a corner
NASB Translation
corner (1), corners (1).

[זָוִית] noun feminine corner (late (Aramaic זָוִיתָא, (often for Hebrew מִּנָּה, מִקְצוֺעַ), hence, as loan-word (FräAramaic Fremdw. 11, 168) Arabic ); — Plural absolute זָוִיּוֺת Psalm 144:12; construct זָוִיֹּת Zechariah 9:15; — וּמָֽלְאוּ כַמִּזְרָק כְּזָוִיֹּת מִוְבֵּךְַ Zechariah 9:15 simil. of warriors streaming with blood, see Leviticus 1:5,11 etc.; ׳בְּנוֺתֵינוּ כְּז ׳וגו Psalm 144:12 out daughters like corner (-pillar)s, carved (so Che and others, but see II. חטב) in palace-fashion.


Apparently from the same root as Ziv (in the sense of prominence); an angle (as projecting), i.e. (by implication) a corner-column (or anta) -- corner(stone).

see HEBREW Ziv

Top of Page
Top of Page

Bible Apps.com