H2205 זקן - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H2204; old

KJV Usage: aged, ancient (man), elder (-est), old (man, men and . . . women), senator.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. old
a. old (of humans)
b. elder (of those having authority)
Origin: from H2204
TWOT: 574b
Parts of Speech: Adjective

1) old
1a) old (of humans)
1b) elder (of those having authority)

View how H2205 זקן is used in the Bible

First 30 of 178 occurrences of H2205 זקן

Genesis 18:11 were old
Genesis 19:4 both old
Genesis 24:2 to his eldest
Genesis 25:8 an old man,
Genesis 35:29 being old
Genesis 43:27 the old man
Genesis 44:20 an old man,
Genesis 50:7 the elders
Genesis 50:7 and all the elders
Exodus 3:16 the elders
Exodus 3:18 thou and the elders
Exodus 4:29 all the elders
Exodus 10:9 and with our old,
Exodus 12:21 for all the elders
Exodus 17:5 with thee of the elders
Exodus 17:6 of the elders
Exodus 18:12 and all the elders
Exodus 19:7 for the elders
Exodus 24:1 of the elders
Exodus 24:9 of the elders
Exodus 24:14 to the elders,
Leviticus 4:15 the elders
Leviticus 9:1 and the elders
Leviticus 19:32 of the old man,
Numbers 11:16 of the elders
Numbers 11:16 to be the elders
Numbers 11:24 of the elders
Numbers 11:25 elders:
Numbers 11:30 he and the elders
Numbers 16:25 and the elders

Distinct usage

18 and the elders
14 of the elders
13 the elders
10 to the elders
7 and all the elders
6 to the elders,
4 with the elders
4 and the old
4 all the elders
3 he and the elders
3 Then the elders
3 old
3 and old,
2 for the elders
2 an old
2 and the elders,
2 of the old men,
2 being old
2 an old man,
1 both old
1 the old man
1 thou and the elders
1 and with our old,
1 for all the elders
1 elders:
1 and your elders;
1 Then thy elders
1 even the elders
1 of the elders,
1 thee; thy elders,
1 and for their elders,
1 and its elders,
1 and before the elders
1 that there shall not be an old man
1 Then all the elders
1 me now, I pray thee, before the elders
1 the old men's
1 where the old
1 even the elders
1 to him all the elders
1 houses, old men,
1 of the aged.
1 because they were elder
1 neither do the aged
1 and teach his elders
1 of the elders.
1 more than the ancients,
1 of old men
1 among the elders
1 than an old
1 and the ancient,
1 against the elder,
1 The ancient
1 nor an old man
1 and take of the ancients
1 and of the ancients
1 and old
1 not the elders.
1 of elders
1 from the elders.

Corresponding Greek Words

zaqen G435 aner
zaqen G1087 gerousia
zaqen G1088 geron
zaqen G4246 presbutes

Related words


H2209 זקנה ziqnâh
Feminine of H2205; old age

KJV Usage: old (age).

H2204 זקן zâqên

A primitive root; to be old

KJV Usage: aged man, be (wax) old (man).

H2206 זקן zâqân
From H2204; the beard (as indicating age)

KJV Usage: beard.

H2207 זקן zôqen
From H2204; old age

KJV Usage: age.

H2208 זקן zâqûn
Properly passive participle of H2204 (used only in the plural as a noun); old age

KJV Usage: old age.