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Lexicon :: Strong's H2197 - zaʿap̄

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 569a

Strong’s Definitions

זַעַף zaʻaph, zah'-af; from H2196; anger:—indignation, rage(-ing), wrath.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x

The KJV translates Strong's H2197 in the following manner: rage (2x), indignation (2x), wrath (1x), raging (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x
The KJV translates Strong's H2197 in the following manner: rage (2x), indignation (2x), wrath (1x), raging (1x).
  1. rage, raging, storming, indignation

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
זַעַף zaʻaph, zah'-af; from H2196; anger:—indignation, rage(-ing), wrath.
STRONGS H2197: Abbreviations
זַ֫עַף noun masculine storming, raging, rage (in poetry and late) — ז׳ absolute 2 Chronicles 16:10; 28:9; construct Isaiah 30:30++ 2 times; suffix ֺזַעְפּוֹ Jonah 1:15; —
1. rage of king, leading to violence Proverbs 19:12 (|| נַהַם כַּכְּפִיר), 2 Chronicles 16:10 (עִמּוֺ עַלזֿאת בְּ׳; || כעס), 2 Chronicles 28:9; אַף ז׳ Isaiah 30:30 raging of anger (of י׳); י׳ ז׳ Micah 7:9.
2. raging of sea Jonah 1:15.
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2 Chronicles

16:10; 16:10; 28:9; 28:9




30:30; 30:30


1:15; 1:15




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Strong's Number H2197 matches the Hebrew זַעַף (zaʿap̄),
which occurs 6 times in 6 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 16:10 - Then Asa was wroth with the seer, and put him in a prison house; for he was in a rage H2197 with him because of this thing. And Asa oppressed some of the people the same time.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:9 - But a prophet of the LORD was there, whose name was Oded: and he went out before the host that came to Samaria, and said unto them, Behold, because the LORD God of your fathers was wroth with Judah, he hath delivered them into your hand, and ye have slain them in a rage H2197 that reacheth up unto heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 19:12 - The king's wrath H2197 is as the roaring of a lion; but his favour is as dew upon the grass.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:30 - And the LORD shall cause his glorious voice to be heard, and shall shew the lighting down of his arm, with the indignation H2197 of his anger, and with the flame of a devouring fire, with scattering, and tempest, and hailstones.
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 1:15 - So they took up Jonah, and cast him forth into the sea: and the sea ceased from her raging. H2197
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 7:9 - I will bear the indignation H2197 of the LORD, because I have sinned against him, until he plead my cause, and execute judgment for me: he will bring me forth to the light, and I shall behold his righteousness.
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