Zelos

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2205  
Original WordWord Origin
zhleuvwfrom (2204)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Zelos2:877,297
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
dzay'-los   Noun
 Definition
  1. excitement of mind, ardour, fervour of spirit
    1. zeal, ardour in embracing, pursuing, defending anything
      1. zeal in behalf of, for a person or thing
      2. the fierceness of indignation, punitive zeal
    2. an envious and contentious rivalry, jealousy
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 17
zeal 6, envying 5, indignation 2, envy 1, fervent mind 1, jealousy 1, emulation 1
 
  KJV Verse Count 
John1
Acts2
Romans2
1 Corinthians1
2 Corinthians5
Galatians1
Philippians1
Colossians1
Hebrews1
James2


Total17
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 Zelos". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .