זמּה זמּה 


zimmah; zim-maw' or zammah



Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 2161

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 556b

KJV Translation Count — 29x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: lewdness (14), wickedness (4), mischief (3), lewd (2), heinous crime (1), wicked devices (1), lewdly (1), wicked mind (1), purposes (1), thought (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. plan, device, wickedness, evil plan, mischievous purpose
a. plan, purpose
b. evil device, wickedness
c. not chaste, incest, licentiousness, adultery, idolatry, harlotry

Strong's Definitions

zimmah, zim-maw'; or zammah, zam-maw'; from 2161; a plan, especially a bad one: — heinous crime, lewd(-ly, -ness), mischief, purpose, thought, wicked (device, mind, -ness).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of a woman and her daughter, neither shalt thou take her son's daughter, or her daughter's daughter, to uncover her nakedness; for they are her near kinswomen: it is H2154.


Do not prostitute thy daughter, to cause her to be a whore; lest the land fall to whoredom, and the land become full of H2154.


And if a man take a wife and her mother, it is H2154: they shall be burnt with fire, both he and they; that there be no H2154 among you.


And I took my concubine, and cut her in pieces, and sent her throughout all the country of the inheritance of Israel: for they have committed H2154 and folly in Israel.


My days are past, my H2154 are broken off, even the H2154s of my heart.


For this is an H2154 H2154; yea, it is an iniquity to be punished by the judges.


In whose hands is miscH2154, and their right hand is full of bribes.


They draw nigh that follow after miscH2154: they are far from thy law.


It is as sport to a fool to do miscH2154: but a man of understanding hath wisdom.


The sacrifice of the H2154 is abomination: how much more, when he bringeth it with a H2154 H2154?


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