Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
be eager
Strongs:
g2206
Word:
ζηλόω
Tyndale
Word:
ζηλόω
Transliteration:
zēloō
Gloss:
be eager
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
ζηλόω, -ῶ [in LXX chiefly for קָנָא pi;] 1) to burn with envy or jealousy, to be jealousy: absol, Act.7:9 17:5, 1Co.13:4, Jas.4:2 (R, mg, cf. Mayor, in l). 2) to seek or desire eagerly: with accusative of thing(s), 1Co.12:31 14:1 14:39 (cf. Sir.50:18, Wis.1:12); with accusative of person(s), 2Co.11:2, Gal.4:17; pass, Gal.4:18. (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
ζηλόω
Transliteration:
zēloō
Gloss:
be eager
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
ζηλ-όω, (ζῆλος): I) with accusative person, vie with, emulate, τινα [Refs 5th c.BC+]:—passive, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; in bad sense, to be jealous of, envy, ζηλοῖ δέ τε γείτονα γείτων [LXX+8th c.BC+]: absolutely, to be jealous, [NT]through jealousy, [NT] b) with accusative person, to be jealous for, [LXX] 2) esteem or pronounce happy, admire, praise, τινά τινος one for a thing, [Refs 5th c.BC+]: more rarely, ζ. τινά τι [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ζ. σε ὁθούνεκα. [Refs 4th c.BC+]; τὴν πόλιν, ὅτι. [Refs 5th c.BC+]; πολλά σε ζηλῶ βίου, μάλιστα δ᾽ εἰ. [Refs 5th c.BC+]: with participle, σε ζ. θανόντα πρὶν κακῶν ἰδεῖν βάθος [Refs 5th c.BC+] happy in your ignorance! [Refs 5th c.BC+]:—passive, to be deemed fortunate, ὑπό τινων [Refs 5th c.BC+] II) with accusative of things, desire emulously, strive after, affect, ὁ μὲν δόξης ἐπιθυμεῖ καὶ τοῦτ᾽ ἐζήλωκε [Refs 4th c.BC+]; πίστιν [Refs]:—passive, ἡ ἀρετὴ ὑπὸ πάντων τῶν ἀνθρώπων ζηλοῦται [Refs 5th c.BC+] III) also of persons, pay zealous court to, [NT]passive [Refs]
Strongs
Word:
ζηλόω
Transliteration:
zēlóō
Pronounciation:
dzay-lo'-o
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Verb
Definition:
to have warmth of feeling for or against; affect, covet (earnestly), (have) desire, (move with) envy, be jealous over, (be) zealous(-ly affect); from g2205 (ζῆλος);