Word Summary
Zimriy: four Israelites
Original Word: זִמְרִי
Transliteration: Zimriy
Phonetic Spelling: (zim-ree')
Part of Speech: proper name, masculine; proper name, of a people
Short Definition: four Israelites
Meaning: Zimri -- four Israelites
Strong's Concordance

From zamar; musical; Zimri, the name of five Israelites, and of an Arabian tribe -- Zimri.

see HEBREW zamar


H2174. Zimriy

I. זִמְרִיproper name, masculine ᵐ5Ζαμβρ(ε)ι

1 a Simeonite Numbers 25:14 (P).

2 grandson of Judah2 Chronicles 2:6 (app. = זַבְדִּיJoshua 7:1 q. v.)

3 king of Israel before Omri 1 Kings 16:9-10, 12, 15, 16, 18, 20; 2 Kings 9:31.

4 a Benjamite 1 Chronicles 8:36 (twice in verse) = 9:42 (twice in verse).

II. זִמְרִיproper name, of a people or

patr., only ז ׳מַלְכֵיJeremiah 25:25 (+ עֵילָם מלכי‎ and מָדָ֑י מלכי‎); = Σεμβρῖται in Ethiopia (Straboxvii, i. 786) ? compare Gf; omitted by ᵐ5‎; interpolation according to Kue Gie.