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Lexicon :: Strong's H2074 - zᵊḇûlûn

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Part of Speech
proper locative noun, proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 526b

Strong’s Definitions

זְבוּלוּן Zᵉbûwlûwn, zeb-oo-loon'; or זְבֻלוּן Zᵉbulûwn; or זְבוּלֻן Zᵉbûwlun; from H2082; habitation; Zebulon, a son of Jacob; also his territory and tribe:—Zebulun.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 45x

The KJV translates Strong's H2074 in the following manner: Zebulun (45x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 45x
The KJV translates Strong's H2074 in the following manner: Zebulun (45x).
  1. Zebulun = "exalted"

    1. the 10th of the sons of Jacob, 6th and last of Leah; progenitor of Zebulun

    2. the tribe descended from Zebulun

      proper locative noun
    3. the land allocated to the tribe of Zebulun

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
זְבוּלוּן Zᵉbûwlûwn, zeb-oo-loon'; or זְבֻלוּן Zᵉbulûwn; or זְבוּלֻן Zᵉbûwlun; from H2082; habitation; Zebulon, a son of Jacob; also his territory and tribe:—Zebulun.
STRONGS H2074: Abbreviations
זְבוּלֻן, זְלֻבוּן proper name, masculine Zebulun (on explanation of name given in E and J compare זבד, זבל); — זְבוּלֻן Genesis 49:13 + 25 times; זְבֻלוּן Judges 5:18 + 17 times; זְבוּלוּן Judges 1:30; —
2. the tribe of Zebulun Numbers 1:9; Deuteronomy 27:13; Deuteronomy 33:18 (twice in verse); Judges 1:30; Judges 4:10; Judges 5:14, 18; Ezekiel 48:26; 1 Chronicles 12:34; 1 Chronicles 12:41; 1 Chronicles 27:19; 2 Chronicles 30:11, 18; compare שָׂרֵי ז׳ Psalm 68:28; שַׁעַר ז׳ Ezekiel 48:33; בְּנֵי ז׳ Numbers 1:30; Numbers 2:7; Numbers 7:24; Numbers 26:26; Joshua 19:10, 16; Judges 4:6; מַטֵּה ז׳ Numbers 1:31; Numbers 2:7; Numbers 13:10; מַטֵּה בְּנֵי ז׳ Numbers 10:16; Numbers 34:25.
3. territory of the tribe אֶרֶץ ז׳ Judges 12:12, אַרְצָה ז׳ Isaiah 8:23, גְּבוּל ז׳ Ezekiel 48:27; also ז׳ alone Joshua 19:27, 34; 2 Chronicles 30:10, מַטֵּה ז׳ Joshua 21:7, 34; 1 Chronicles 6:48; 1 Chronicles 6:62.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


30:20; 35:23; 46:14; 49:13; 49:13




1:9; 1:30; 1:31; 2:7; 2:7; 7:24; 10:16; 13:10; 26:26; 34:25


27:13; 33:18


19:10; 19:16; 19:27; 19:34; 21:7; 21:34


1:30; 1:30; 4:6; 4:10; 5:14; 5:18; 5:18; 12:12

1 Chronicles

2:1; 6:48; 6:62; 12:34; 27:19

2 Chronicles

30:10; 30:11; 30:18




48:26; 48:27; 48:33


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2074 matches the Hebrew זְבוּלוּן (zᵊḇûlûn),
which occurs 45 times in 43 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:20 - And Leah said, God hath endowed me with a good dowry; now will my husband dwell with me, because I have borne him six sons: and she called his name Zebulun.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:23 - The sons of Leah: Reuben, Jacob’s first-born, and Simeon, and Levi, and Judah, and Issachar, and Zebulun;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 46:14 - And the sons of Zebulun: Sered, and Elon, and Jahleel.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:13 -
Zebulun shall dwell at the haven of the sea;
And he shall be for a haven of ships;
And his border shall be upon Sidon.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 1:3 - Issachar, Zebulun, and Benjamin,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 1:9 - Of Zebulun: Eliab the son of Helon.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 1:30 - Of the children of Zebulun, their generations, by their families, by their fathers’ houses, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 1:31 - those that were numbered of them, of the tribe of Zebulun, were fifty and seven thousand and four hundred.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 2:7 - And the tribe of Zebulun: and the prince of the children of Zebulun shall be Eliab the son of Helon.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 7:24 - On the third day Eliab the son of Helon, prince of the children of Zebulun:
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 10:16 - And over the host of the tribe of the children of Zebulun was Eliab the son of Helon.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 13:10 - Of the tribe of Zebulun, Gaddiel the son of Sodi.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 26:26 - The sons of Zebulun after their families: of Sered, the family of the Seredites; of Elon, the family of the Elonites; of Jahleel, the family of the Jahleelites.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 34:25 - And of the tribe of the children of Zebulun a prince, Elizaphan the son of Parnach.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 27:13 - And these shall stand upon mount Ebal for the curse: Reuben, Gad, and Asher, and Zebulun, Dan, and Naphtali.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:18 - And of Zebulun he said,
Rejoice, Zebulun, in thy going out;
And, Issachar, in thy tents.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:10 - And the third lot came up for the children of Zebulun according to their families. And the border of their inheritance was unto Sarid;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:16 - This is the inheritance of the children of Zebulun according to their families, these cities with their villages.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:27 - and it turned toward the sunrising to Beth-dagon, and reached to Zebulun, and to the valley of Iphtah-el northward to Beth-emek and Neiel; and it went out to Cabul on the left hand,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:34 - and the border turned westward to Aznoth-tabor, and went out from thence to Hukkok; and it reached to Zebulun on the south, and reached to Asher on the west, and to Judah at the Jordan toward the sunrising.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 21:7 - The children of Merari according to their families had out of the tribe of Reuben, and out of the tribe of Gad, and out of the tribe of Zebulun, twelve cities.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 21:34 - And unto the families of the children of Merari, the rest of the Levites, out of the tribe of Zebulun, Jokneam with its suburbs, and Kartah with its suburbs,
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:30 - Zebulun drove not out the inhabitants of Kitron, nor the inhabitants of Nahalol; but the Canaanites dwelt among them, and became subject to taskwork.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:6 - And she sent and called Barak the son of Abinoam out of Kedesh-naphtali, and said unto him, Hath not Jehovah, the God of Israel, commanded, saying, Go and draw unto mount Tabor, and take with thee ten thousand men of the children of Naphtali and of the children of Zebulun?
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:10 - And Barak called Zebulun and Naphtali together to Kedesh; and there went up ten thousand men at his feet: and Deborah went up with him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 5:14 -
Out of Ephraim came down they whose root is in Amalek;
After thee, Benjamin, among thy peoples;
Out of Machir came down governors,
And out of Zebulun they that handle the marshal’s staff.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 5:18 -
Zebulun was a people that jeoparded their lives unto the death,
And Naphtali, upon the high places of the field.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:35 - And he sent messengers throughout all Manasseh; and they also were gathered together after him: and he sent messengers unto Asher, and unto Zebulun, and unto Naphtali; and they came up to meet them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:12 - And Elon the Zebulunite died, and was buried in Aijalon in the land of Zebulun.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 2:1 - These are the sons of Israel: Reuben, Simeon, Levi, and Judah, Issachar, and Zebulun,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:63 - Unto the sons of Merari were given by lot, according to their families, out of the tribe of Reuben, and out of the tribe of Gad, and out of the tribe of Zebulun, twelve cities.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:77 - Unto the rest of the Levites, the sons of Merari, were given, out of the tribe of Zebulun, Rimmono with its suburbs, Tabor with its suburbs;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:33 - Of Zebulun, such as were able to go out in the host, that could set the battle in array, with all manner of instruments of war, fifty thousand, and that could order the battle array, and were not of double heart.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:40 - Moreover they that were nigh unto them, even as far as Issachar and Zebulun and Naphtali, brought bread on asses, and on camels, and on mules, and on oxen, victuals of meal, cakes of figs, and clusters of raisins, and wine, and oil, and oxen, and sheep in abundance: for there was joy in Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 27:19 - of Zebulun, Ishmaiah the son of Obadiah: of Naphtali, Jeremoth the son of Azriel:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 30:10 - So the posts passed from city to city through the country of Ephraim and Manasseh, even unto Zebulun: but they laughed them to scorn, and mocked them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 30:11 - Nevertheless certain men of Asher and Manasseh and of Zebulun humbled themselves, and came to Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 30:18 - For a multitude of the people, even many of Ephraim and Manasseh, Issachar and Zebulun, had not cleansed themselves, yet did they eat the passover otherwise than it is written. For Hezekiah had prayed for them, saying, The good Jehovah pardon every one
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 68:27 -
There is little Benjamin their ruler,
The princes of Judah and their council,
The princes of Zebulun, the princes of Naphtali.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 9:1 - But there shall be no gloom to her that was in anguish. In the former time he brought into contempt the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali; but in the latter time hath he made it glorious, by the way of the sea, beyond the Jordan, Galilee of the nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 48:26 - And by the border of Issachar, from the east side unto the west side, Zebulun, one portion.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 48:27 - And by the border of Zebulun, from the east side unto the west side, Gad, one portion.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 48:33 - And at the south side four thousand and five hundred reeds by measure, and three gates: the gate of Simeon, one; the gate of Issachar, one; the gate of Zebulun, one.
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