2146. zikkaron
Lexical Summary
zikkaron: memorial, remembrance
Original Word: זִכְרוֹן
Transliteration: zikkaron
Phonetic Spelling: (zik-rone')
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Short Definition: memorial, remembrance
Meaning: memorial, remembrance
Strong's Concordance
memorial, record

From zakar; a memento (or memorable thing, day or writing) -- memorial, record.

see HEBREW zakar


H2146. zikkaron

זִכָּרֹן זִכָּרוֺן,noun masculineEcclesiastes 1:11 memorial, remembrance (compare LgBN 199, 200) — absolute זִכָּרוֺןJoshua 4:7 +; זִכָּרֹןExodus 28:12 (twice in verse); 28:29; construct זִכְרוֺןEcclesiastes 1:11 2t.; suffix זִכְרוֺנֵךְIsaiah 57:8; plural הַזִּכְרֹנוֺתEsther 6:1; suffix זִכְרֹנֵיכֶםJob 13:12; —

1 memorial, reminder:

a. memorial-day Exodus 12:14 (P).

b. memorial-usage Exodus 13:9 (JE).

c. memorial-objects, altar-plates Numbers 17:5 (P); stones in Jordan Joshua 4:7 (JE); crowns in temple Zechariah 6:14; ׳ז‎ in Isaiah 57:8 is symbol of strange god (Di), or perhaps phallus-image, as sign of harlot (Che), compare > Du (who proposes זְכָרוֺן‎, from זָכָר‎).

d. memorial-record; in a book Exodus 17:14 (E); compare זִכָּרוֺן סֵפֶרMalachi 3:16, ׳ס הימים דברי הַזִּכְרֹנותEsther 6:1; memorial, as proof of citizenship Nehemiah 2:20 ("" צְדָקָה חֵלֶק,‎); reminder of Israel, י ׳לִפְנֵי‎, of הַכִּמֻּרִים כֶּסֶףExodus 30:16; spoils of war Numbers 31:54; inscribed stones of ephod Exodus 28:12, 29, called ז ׳אַבְנֵי28:12 = 39:7; blowing of trumpets Numbers 10:10 (foregoing all P), compare תְּרוּעַה זִכְרוֺןLeviticus 23:24 (H; where, however, no י ׳לפני‎, see Di); (ה)זכרון מִנְחַתNumbers 5:15, 18 (P); memorial-sentence, apophthegm Job 13:12. **אֵפֶר מִשְׁלֵיֿ זִכְרֹנֵיכֶם13:12 your memorial words are ashen sayings (i.e. worthless), compare Bu Du; Margolis (privately) suggests that ᵐ5‎ seems to have read לְאֵפֶר יִמָּשֵׁל‎ [? < רָנְּכֶם‎] רָנְיְכֶםyour exultation shall be like ashes.

2 remembrance Ecclesiastes 1:11 (construct before preposition Ges§ 130, 1), 1:11; 2:16.


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