Zao

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2198 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
zavwa primary verb
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Zao2:832,290
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
dzah'-o Verb
Definition
  1. to live, breathe, be among the living (not lifeless, not dead)
  2. to enjoy real life
    1. to have true life and worthy of the name
    2. active, blessed, endless in the kingdom of God
  3. to live i.e. pass life, in the manner of the living and acting
    1. of mortals or character
  4. living water, having vital power in itself and exerting the same upon the soul
  5. metaph. to be in full vigour
    1. to be fresh, strong, efficient,
    2. as adj. active, powerful, efficacious
King James Word Usage - Total: 143
live 117, be alive 9, alive 6, quick 4, lively 3, not translated 1, miscellaneous 2, vr live 1
KJV Verse Count
Matthew6
Mark3
Luke7
John14
Acts12
Romans18
1 Corinthians3
2 Corinthians7
Galatians6
Philippians2
Colossians2
1 Thessalonians5
1 Timothy4
2 Timothy2
Titus1
Hebrews12
James1
1 Peter7
1 John1
Revelation14


Total127
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Zao". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .