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Lexicon :: Strong's H2087 - zāḏôn

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 547b

Strong’s Definitions

זָדוֹן zâdôwn, zaw-done'; from H2102; arrogance:—presumptuously, pride, proud (man).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's H2087 in the following manner: pride (6x), presumptuously (2x), proud (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's H2087 in the following manner: pride (6x), presumptuously (2x), proud (3x).
  1. pride, insolence, presumptuousness, arrogance

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
זָדוֹן zâdôwn, zaw-done'; from H2102; arrogance:—presumptuously, pride, proud (man).
STRONGS H2087: Abbreviations
זָדוֺן noun masculineProverbs 11:2 insolence, presumptuousness (on formation compare LagBN 204, Anm.), absolute ז׳ Deuteronomy 17:12 + 7 times; construct זְדוֺן Jeremiah 49:16; Obadiah 3; suffix זְדֹנְךָ 1 Samuel 17:28; —
1. insolence, presumption toward men; affirmed of David by Eliab 1 Samuel 17:28 (|| רֹעַ לְבָבֶ֑ךָ); usually
2. of presumptuous godlessness (compare זוּד, זֵד), exhibited in disobedience to priest or judge Deuteronomy 17:12; in false prediction Deuteronomy 18:22; in general Proverbs 11:2 (opposed to צְנוּעִים), Proverbs 13:10; עֶבְרַת ז׳ Proverbs 21:24 (compare זֵד); לִבֶּ֑ךָ ז׳) Jeremiah 49:16 (= Obadiah 3) presumption of thine heart; of Babylon personified under figure of ז׳ Jeremiah 50:31, 32; dubious is הַוּ׳ פָּרַח Ezekiel 7:10 insolence hath blossomed (preceded by צָץ הַמַּטֶּה) i.e. either of Israel as demanding punishment, or of Babylon as instrument of punishment.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


17:12; 17:12; 18:22

1 Samuel

17:28; 17:28


11:2; 11:2; 13:10; 21:24


49:16; 49:16; 50:31; 50:32




1:3; 1:3


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2087 matches the Hebrew זָדוֹן (zāḏôn),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 17:12 - And the man that will do presumptuously, H2087 and will not hearken unto the priest that standeth to minister there before the LORD thy God, or unto the judge, even that man shall die: and thou shalt put away the evil from Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 18:22 - When a prophet speaketh in the name of the LORD, if the thing follow not, nor come to pass, that is the thing which the LORD hath not spoken, but the prophet hath spoken it presumptuously: H2087 thou shalt not be afraid of him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:28 - And Eliab his eldest brother heard when he spake unto the men; and Eliab's anger was kindled against David, and he said, Why camest thou down hither? and with whom hast thou left those few sheep in the wilderness? I know thy pride, H2087 and the naughtiness of thine heart; for thou art come down that thou mightest see the battle.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:2 - When pride H2087 cometh, then cometh shame: but with the lowly is wisdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:10 - Only by pride H2087 cometh contention: but with the well advised is wisdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 21:24 - Proud and haughty scorner is his name, who dealeth in proud H2087 wrath.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 49:16 - Thy terribleness hath deceived thee, and the pride H2087 of thine heart, O thou that dwellest in the clefts of the rock, that holdest the height of the hill: though thou shouldest make thy nest as high as the eagle, I will bring thee down from thence, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:31 - Behold, I am against thee, O thou most proud, H2087 saith the Lord GOD of hosts: for thy day is come, the time that I will visit thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:32 - And the most proud H2087 shall stumble and fall, and none shall raise him up: and I will kindle a fire in his cities, and it shall devour all round about him.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 7:10 - Behold the day, behold, it is come: the morning is gone forth; the rod hath blossomed, pride H2087 hath budded.
Unchecked Copy BoxOba 1:3 - The pride H2087 of thine heart hath deceived thee, thou that dwellest in the clefts of the rock, whose habitation is high; that saith in his heart, Who shall bring me down to the ground?
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