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Lexicon :: Strong's H8457 - taznûṯ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 563c

Strong’s Definitions

תַּזְנוּת taznûwth, taz-nooth'; or תַּזְנֻת taznuth; from H2181; harlotry, i.e. (figuratively) idolatry:—fornication, whoredom.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 20x

The KJV translates Strong's H8457 in the following manner: whoredom (18x), fornication (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 20x
The KJV translates Strong's H8457 in the following manner: whoredom (18x), fornication (2x).
  1. fornication, harlotry

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
תַּזְנוּת taznûwth, taz-nooth'; or תַּזְנֻת taznuth; from H2181; harlotry, i.e. (figuratively) idolatry:—fornication, whoredom.
† [תַּזְנוּת] noun feminine abstract fornication: — suffix תַּזְנוּתֵךְ Ezekiel 16:20 (Kt) Ezekiel 16:25 (Kt) Ezekiel 16:29; תַּזְנֻתֵךְ Ezekiel 16:26; תַּזְנוּתָם Ezekiel 23:8, 17; תַּזְנוּתַיִךְ Ezekiel 16:15, 34, 36; תַּזְנֻתַיִךְ Ezekiel 16:22; תַּזְנוּתָ֑יִךְ Ezekiel 16:20 (Qr) Ezekiel 16:25 (Qr) Ezekiel 16:33; Ezekiel 23:29, 35; תַּזְנוּתֶיהָ Ezekiel 23:7, 8, 11, 14, 18, 19, 43. These are all international mingled with religious references.
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Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8457 matches the Hebrew תַּזְנוּת (taznûṯ),
which occurs 22 times in 19 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:15 - “But you trusted in your beauty and became unfaithful because of your fame, and you poured out your [fn]obscene H8457 practices H8457 on every passer-by to whom it might be tempting.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:20 - “Furthermore, you took your sons and daughters whom you had borne to Me and sacrificed them to [fn]idols to be devoured. Were your obscene H8457 practices H8457 a trivial matter?
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:22 - “And besides all your abominations and obscene H8457 practices H8457, you did not remember the days of your youth, when you were naked and bare and squirming in your blood.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:25 - “You built yourself a high place at the beginning of every street and made your beauty abominable, and you spread your legs to every passer-by and multiplied your obscene H8457 practice H8457.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:26 - “You also committed prostitution with the Egyptians, your [fn]lustful neighbors, and multiplied your obscene H8457 practice H8457 to provoke Me to anger.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:29 - “You also multiplied your obscene H8457 practice H8457 with the land of merchants, Chaldea; yet even with this you were not satisfied.”’”
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:33 - Men give gifts to all prostitutes, but you give your gifts to all your lovers and lavish favors on them so that they will come to you from every direction for your obscene H8457 practices H8457.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:34 - “So it is the opposite for you from those women in your obscene H8457 practices H8457, in that you are not approached for prostitution, and in the fact that you pay a prostitute’s fee, and no fee is paid to you; so you are the opposite.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:36 - This is what the Lord GOD says: “Because your lewdness was poured out and your nakedness uncovered through your obscene H8457 practices H8457 with your lovers and with all your detestable idols, and because of the blood of your sons that you gave to [fn]idols,
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:7 - “She bestowed her [fn]obscene H8457 practices H8457 on them, all of whom were the choicest [fn]men of Assyria; and with all whom she lusted after, with all their idols she defiled herself.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:8 - “She did not abandon her obscene H8457 practices H8457 from the time in Egypt; for in her youth [fn]men had slept with her, and they handled her virgin breasts and poured out their obscene H8457 practice H8457 on her.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:11 - “Now her sister Oholibah saw this, yet she was more corrupt in her lust than she, and her obscene H8457 practices H8457 were [fn]more than the prostitution of her sister.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:14 - “So she increased her obscene H8457 practices H8457. And she saw men carved on the wall, images of the Chaldeans drawn in bright red,
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:17 - “And the [fn]Babylonians came to her to the bed of love and defiled her with their obscene H8457 practice H8457. And when she had been defiled by them, [fn]she turned away from them in disgust.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:18 - “She exposed her obscene H8457 practices H8457 and exposed her nakedness; then [fn]I turned away from her in disgust, just as [fn]I had turned away from her sister in disgust.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:19 - “Yet she multiplied her obscene H8457 practices H8457, remembering the days of her youth, when she prostituted herself in the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:29 - ‘They will deal with you in hatred, take all your property, and leave you naked and bare. And the nakedness of your prostitution will be exposed, both your outrageous sin and your obscene H8457 practices H8457.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:35 - “Therefore, this is what the Lord GOD says: ‘Because you have forgotten Me and discarded Me behind your back, suffer on your own part the punishment for your outrageous sin and your obscene H8457 practices H8457.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:43 - “Then I said concerning her who was worn out by adulteries, ‘[fn]Will they now commit adultery with her when she is like this?

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