Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

probably akin to the base of 2218

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 5:302

KJV Translation Count — 8x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: girdle (6), purse (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. a girdle, belt, serving not only to gird on flowing garments but also, since it was hollow, to carry money in

Strong's Definitions

dzo'-nay; probably akin to the base of (2218) (ζυγός); a belt; by implication a pocket: — girdle, purse.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the same John had his raiment of camel's hair, and a leathern G2223 about his loins; and his meat was locusts and wild honey.


Provide neither gold, nor silver, nor brass in your G2223s,


And John was clothed with camel's hair, and with a G2223 of a skin about his loins; and he did eat locusts and wild honey;


And commanded them that they should take nothing for their journey, save a staff only; no scrip, no bread, no money in their G2223:


And when he was come unto us, he took Paul's G2223, and bound his own hands and feet, and said, Thus saith the Holy Ghost, So shall the Jews at Jerusalem bind the man that owneth this G2223, and shall deliver him into the hands of the Gentiles.


And in the midst of the seven candlesticks one like unto the Son of man, clothed with a garment down to the foot, and girt about the paps with a golden G2223.


And the seven angels came out of the temple, having the seven plagues, clothed in pure and white linen, and having their breasts girded with golden G2223s.