Zayin (ז) Old Testament Hebrew words that start with zayin

Quick reference

Hebrew Name:
זַיִן
English Name:
zayin
Pronunciation:
zah-yin
Letter:
ז
Speech Sound:
consonant
Numerical Value:
7

Pronunciation guide

Zayin is pronounced like the “z” in “zebra.” This sound is consistent regardless of where the letter appears in a word and doesn’t change its sound based on the presence of dots (dagesh) or other markers (niqqud).

Numerical significance

Zayin holds the numerical value of seven (7) in the Hebrew numeric system, Gematria. The number seven is rich in significance within Hebrew culture; it symbolizes completion and perfection, often linked to the creation week where God completed the work of creation in six days and rested on the seventh (Genesis 2:2).

Cultural and symbolic meaning

In ancient times, Zayin was symbolically linked to a weapon, possibly looking like a sword or axe, based on its pictographic roots. This symbol can reflect themes of cutting, dividing, or nourishing (as tools also harvested food).

Old Testament Hebrew words that start with Zayin (ז)

H2061 – Z@eb – זאב
wolf [7 occurrences]
H2062 – Z@eb – זאב
Zeeb [6 occurrences]
H2063 – zoth – זאת
hereby (-in, —with), it, likewise, the one (other, same), she, so (much), such (deed), that, theref [41 occurrences]
H2064 – zabad – זבד
endure [1 occurrence]
H2065 – zebed – זבד
dowry [1 occurrence]
H2066 – Zabad – זבד
Zabad [8 occurrences]
H2067 – Zabdiy – זבדי
Zabdi [6 occurrences]
H2068 – Zabdiyel – זבדיאל
Zabdiel [2 occurrences]
H2069 – Z@badyah – זבדיה
Zebadiah [9 occurrences]
H2070 – z@buwb – זבוב
fly [2 occurrences]
H2071 – Zabuwd – זבוד
Zabud [1 occurrence]
H2072 – Zabbuwd – זבוד
Zabbud [1 occurrence]
H2073 – z@buwl – זבול
dwell in, dwelling, habitation [5 occurrences]
H2074 – Z@buwluwn – זבולון
Zebulun [45 occurrences]
H2075 – Z@buwloniy – זבולני
Zebulonite [3 occurrences]
H2076 – zabach – זבח
kill, offer, (do) sacrifice, slay [134 occurrences]
H2077 – zebach – זבח
offer(-ing), sacrifice [162 occurrences]
H2078 – Zebach – זבח
Zebah [12 occurrences]
H2079 – Zabbay – זבי
Zabbai [2 occurrences]
H2080 – Z@biydah – זבידה
Zebudah [1 occurrence]
H2081 – Z@biyna – זבינא
Zebina [1 occurrence]
H2082 – zabal – זבל
dwell with [1 occurrence]
H2083 – Z@bul – זבל
Zebul [6 occurrences]
H2084 – z@ban (Aramaic) – זבן
gain [1 occurrence]
H2085 – zag – זג
husk [1 occurrence]
H2086 – zed – זד
presumptuous, proud [13 occurrences]
H2087 – zadown – זדון
presumptuously, pride, proud (man) [11 occurrences]
H2088 – zeh – זה
he, X hence, X here, it(-self), X now, X of him, the one [38 occurrences]
H2089 – zeh (#1Sa 17:34) – זה
lamb [1 occurrence]
H2090 – zoh – זה
as well as another, it, this, that, thus and thus [13 occurrences]
H2091 – zahab – זהב
gold(-en), fair weather [389 occurrences]
H2092 – zaham – זהם
abhor [1 occurrence]
H2093 – Zaham – זהם
Zaham [1 occurrence]
H2094 – zahar – זהר
admonish, shine, teach, (give) warn(-ing) [22 occurrences]
H2095 – z@har (Aramaic) – זהר
take heed [1 occurrence]
H2096 – zohar – זהר
brightness [2 occurrences]
H2097 – zow – זו
that, this [2 occurrences]
H2098 – zuw – זו
that, this, X wherein, which, whom [15 occurrences]
H2099 – Ziv – זו
Zif [2 occurrences]
H2100 – zuwb – זוב
flow, gush out, have a (running) issue, pine away, run [42 occurrences]
H2101 – zowb – זוב
issue [13 occurrences]
H2102 – zuwd – זוד
be proud, deal proudly, presume, (come) presumptuously, sod [10 occurrences]
H2103 – zuwd (Aramaic) – זוד
in pride [1 occurrence]
H2104 – Zuwziym – זוזים
Zuzims [1 occurrence]
H2105 – Zowcheth – זוחת
Zoheth [1 occurrence]
H2106 – zaviyth – זוית
corner (stone) [2 occurrences]
H2107 – zuwl – זול
lavish, despise [2 occurrences]
H2108 – zuwlah – זולה
beside, but, only, save [16 occurrences]
H2109 – zuwn – זון
feed [1 occurrence]
H2110 – zuwn (Aramaic) – זון
feed [1 occurrence]
H2111 – zuwa – זוע
move, tremble, vex [3 occurrences]
H2112 – zuwa (Aramaic) – זוע
tremble [2 occurrences]
H2113 – z@vaah – זועה
be removed, trouble, vexation [6 occurrences]
H2114 – zuwr – זור
(come from) another (man, place), fanner, go away, (e-)strange(-r, thing, woman) [77 occurrences]
H2115 – zuwr – זור
close, rush, thrust together [3 occurrences]
H2116 – zuwreh – זורה
that which is crushed [1 occurrence]
H2117 – zaza – זזא
Zaza [1 occurrence]
H2118 – zachach – זחח
loose [2 occurrences]
H2119 – zachal – זחל
be afraid, serpent, worm [3 occurrences]
H2120 – Zocheleth – זחלת
Zoheleth [1 occurrence]
H2121 – zeydown – זידון
proud [1 occurrence]
H2122 – ziyv (Aramaic) – זיו
brightness, countenance [6 occurrences]
H2123 – ziyz – זיז
abundance, wild beast [3 occurrences]
H2124 – Ziyza – זיזא
Ziza [2 occurrences]
H2125 – Ziyzah – זיזה
Zizah [1 occurrence]
H2126 – Ziyna – זינא
Zina [1 occurrence]
H2127 – Ziya – זיע
Zia [1 occurrence]
H2128 – Ziyph – זיף
Ziph [10 occurrences]
H2129 – Ziyphah – זיפה
Ziphah [1 occurrence]
H2130 – Ziyphiy – זיפי
Ziphim, Ziphite [3 occurrences]
H2131 – ziyqah (#Isa 50:11) – זיקה
chain, fetter, firebrand, spark [7 occurrences]
H2132 – zayith – זַיִת
an olive, olive tree [38 occurrences]
H2133 – Zeythan – זיתן
Zethan [1 occurrence]
H2134 – zak – זך
clean, pure [11 occurrences]
H2135 – zakah – זכה
be (make) clean, cleanse, be clear, count pure [8 occurrences]
H2136 – zakuw (Aramaic) – זכו
innocency [1 occurrence]
H2137 – z@kuwkiyth – זכוכית
crystal [1 occurrence]
H2138 – zakuwr – זכור
males, men-children [4 occurrences]
H2139 – Zakkuwr – זכור
Zaccur, Zacchur [10 occurrences]
H2140 – Zakkay – זכי
Zaccai [3 occurrences]
H2141 – zakak – זכך
be (make) clean, be pure(-r) [4 occurrences]
H2142 – zakar – זכר
X burn [incense], X earnestly, be male, (make) mention (of), be mindful, recount, record(-er), remem [233 occurrences]
H2143 – zeker – זכר
memorial, memory, remembrance, scent [23 occurrences]
H2144 – Zeker – זכר
Zeker [1 occurrence]
H2145 – zakar – זכר
X him, male, man (child, —kind) [81 occurrences]
H2146 – zikrown – זכרון
memorial, record [24 occurrences]
H2147 – Zikriy – זכרי
Zichri [12 occurrences]
H2148 – Z@karyah – זכריה
Zachariah, Zechariah [43 occurrences]
H2149 – zulluwth – זלות
vilest [1 occurrence]
H2150 – zalzal – זלזל
sprig [1 occurrence]
H2151 – zalal – זלל
blow down, glutton, riotous (eater), vile [8 occurrences]
H2152 – zalaphah – זלעפה
horrible, horror, terrible [3 occurrences]
H2153 – Zilpah – זלפה
Zilpah [7 occurrences]
H2154 – zimmah – זמה
heinous crime, lewd(-ly, -ness), mischief, purpose, thought, wicked (device, mind, —ness) [29 occurrences]
H2155 – Zimmah – זמה
Zimmah [3 occurrences]
H2156 – z@mowrah – זמורה
vine, branch, slip [5 occurrences]
H2157 – Zamzom – זמזם
Zamzummim [1 occurrence]
H2158 – zamiyr – זמיר
psalm(-ist), singing, song [6 occurrences]
H2159 – zamiyr – זמיר
branch [1 occurrence]
H2160 – Z@miyrah – זמירה
Zemira [1 occurrence]
H2161 – zamam – זמם
consider, devise, imagine, plot, purpose, think (evil) [13 occurrences]
H2162 – zamam – זמם
wicked device [1 occurrence]
H2163 – zaman – זמן
appoint [3 occurrences]
H2164 – z@man (Aramaic) – זמן
prepare [1 occurrence]
H2165 – z@man – זמן
season, time [4 occurrences]
H2166 – z@man (Aramaic) – זמן
season, time [11 occurrences]
H2167 – zamar – זמר
give praise, sing forth praises, psalms [45 occurrences]
H2168 – zamar – זמר
prune [3 occurrences]
H2169 – zemer – זמר
chamois [1 occurrence]
H2170 – z@mar (Aramaic) – זמר
musick [4 occurrences]
H2171 – zammar (Aramaic) – זמר
singer [1 occurrence]
H2172 – zimrah – זמרה
melody, psalm [4 occurrences]
H2173 – zimrah – זמרה
best fruit [1 occurrence]
H2174 – Zimriy – זמרי
Zimri [15 occurrences]
H2175 – Zimran – זמרן
Zimran [2 occurrences]
H2176 – zimrath – זמרת
song [3 occurrences]
H2177 – zan – זן
divers kinds, X all manner of store [3 occurrences]
H2178 – zan (Aramaic) – זן
kind [4 occurrences]
H2179 – zanab – זנב
smite the hindmost [2 occurrences]
H2180 – zanab – זנב
tail [11 occurrences]
H2181 – zanah – זנה
(cause to) commit fornication, X continually, X great, (be an, play the) harlot, (cause to be, play [93 occurrences]
H2182 – Zanowach – זנוח
Zanoah [5 occurrences]
H2183 – zanuwn – זנון
whoredom [12 occurrences]
H2184 – z@nuwth – זנות
whoredom [9 occurrences]
H2185 – zonowth – זנות
armour [1 occurrence]
H2186 – zanach – זנח
cast away (off), remove far away (off) [20 occurrences]
H2187 – zanaq – זנק
leap [1 occurrence]
H2188 – zeah – זעה
sweat [1 occurrence]
H2189 – zaavah – זעוה
X removed, trouble [7 occurrences]
H2190 – Zaavan – זעון
Zaavan [2 occurrences]
H2191 – zeeyr – זעיר
little [5 occurrences]
H2192 – z@eyr (Aramaic) – זעיר
little [1 occurrence]
H2193 – zaak – זעך
be extinct [1 occurrence]
H2194 – zaam – זעם
abhor, abominable, (be) angry, defy, (have) indignation [12 occurrences]
H2195 – zaam – זעם
angry, indignation, rage [22 occurrences]
H2196 – zaaph – זעף
fret, sad, worse liking, be wroth [5 occurrences]
H2197 – zaaph – זעף
indignation, rage(-ing), wrath [6 occurrences]
H2198 – zaeph – זעף
displeased [2 occurrences]
H2199 – zaaq – זעק
assemble, call (together), (make a) cry (out), come with such a company, gather (together), cause to [73 occurrences]
H2200 – z@iq (Aramaic) – זעק
cry [1 occurrence]
H2201 – zaaq – זעק
cry(-ing) [18 occurrences]
H2202 – Ziphron – זפרן
Ziphron [1 occurrence]
H2203 – zepheth – זפת
pitch [3 occurrences]
H2204 – zaqen – זקן
aged man, be (wax) old (man) [27 occurrences]
H2205 – zaqen – זקן
aged, ancient (man), elder(-est), old (man, men and [178 occurrences]
H2206 – zaqan – זקן
beard [19 occurrences]
H2207 – zoqen – זקן
age [1 occurrence]
H2208 – zaqun – זקן
old age [4 occurrences]
H2209 – ziqnah – זקנה
old (age) [6 occurrences]
H2210 – zaqaph – זקף
raise (up) [2 occurrences]
H2211 – z@qaph (Aramaic) – זקף
set up [1 occurrence]
H2212 – zaqaq – זָקַק
to refine, purify [7 occurrences]
H2213 – zer – זר
crown [10 occurrences]
H2214 – zara – זרא
loathsome [1 occurrence]
H2215 – zarab – זרב
wax warm [1 occurrence]
H2216 – Z@rubbabel – זרבבל
Zerubbabel [21 occurrences]
H2217 – Z@rubbabel (Aramaic) – זרבבל
Zerubbabel [1 occurrence]
H2218 – Zered – זרד
Zared, Zered [4 occurrences]
H2219 – zarah – זרה
cast away, compass, disperse, fan, scatter (away), spread, strew, winnow [39 occurrences]
H2220 – z@rowa – זרוע
arm, + help, mighty, power, shoulder, strength [91 occurrences]
H2221 – zeruwa – זרוע
sowing, thing that is sown [2 occurrences]
H2222 – zarziyph – זרזיף
water [1 occurrence]
H2223 – zarziyr – זרזיר
+ greyhound [1 occurrence]
H2224 – zarach – זרח
arise, rise (up), as soon as it is up [18 occurrences]
H2225 – zerach – זרח
rising [1 occurrence]
H2226 – Zerach – זרח
Zarah, Zerah [21 occurrences]
H2227 – Zarchiy – זרחי
Zarchite [6 occurrences]
H2228 – Z@rachyah – זרחיה
Zerahiah [5 occurrences]
H2229 – zaram – זרם
carry away as with a flood, pour out [2 occurrences]
H2230 – zerem – זרם
flood, overflowing, shower, storm, tempest [9 occurrences]
H2231 – zirmah – זרמה
issue [2 occurrences]
H2232 – zara – זרע
bear, conceive seed, set with sow(-er), yield [56 occurrences]
H2233 – zera – זרע
X carnally, child, fruitful, seed(-time), sowing-time [229 occurrences]
H2234 – z@ra (Aramaic) – זרע
seed [1 occurrence]
H2235 – zeroa – זרע
pulse [2 occurrences]
H2236 – zaraq – זרק
be here and there, scatter, sprinkle, strew [35 occurrences]
H2237 – zarar – זרר
sneeze [1 occurrence]
H2238 – Zeresh – זרשׁ
Zeresh [4 occurrences]
H2239 – zereth – זרת
span [7 occurrences]
H2240 – Zattuw – זתוא
Zattu [4 occurrences]
H2241 – Zetham – זתם
Zetham [2 occurrences]
H2242 – Zethar – זתר
Zethar [1 occurrence]