2220. zumoó
Jump to: LexiconHelpsNasecThayer'sStrong's
zumoó: to leaven
Original Word: ζυμόω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: zumoó
Phonetic Spelling: (dzoo-mo'-o)
Short Definition: I leaven, ferment
Definition: I leaven, ferment.

HELPS word-Studies

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 Concordance
Word Origin
from zumé
to leaven
NASB Translation
leavened (2), leavens (2).

STRONGS NT 2220: ζυμόω

ζυμόω, ζύμω; 1 aorist passive ἐζυμωθην; (ζύμη); 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., Plutarch.)

leaven, ferment

From zume; to cause to ferment -- leaven.

see GREEK zume

Top of Page
Top of Page

Bible Apps.com