zumoó: to leavenOriginal Word: ζυμόωPart of Speech:
I leaven, fermentDefinition:
I leaven, ferment.
Cognate: 2220 zymóō – mix with leaven. See 2219 (zymē).
[Leaven does its work even before it causes bread to rise (which ideally happens at 110◦ F.)]
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
to leavenNASB Translation
leavened (2), leavens (2).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 2220: ζυμόωζυμόω
; 1 aorist passive ἐζυμωθην
); to leaven
(to mix leaven with dough so as to make it ferment): 1 Corinthians 5:6
; Galatians 5:9
(on which passage see ζύμη
); ἕως ἐζυμώθη ὅλον
, namely, τό ἄλευρον
, words which refer to the saving power of the gospel, which from a small beginning will gradually pervade and transform the whole human race: Matthew 13:33
; Luke 13:21
. (the Sept.
, Hipp., Athen.
From zume; to cause to ferment -- leaven.
see GREEK zume