zinneb: to cut off or smite the tailOriginal Word: זָנַבPart of Speech:
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
denominative verb from zanabDefinition
to cut off or smite the tailNASB Translation
attack them in the rear (1), attacked (1).
] verbdenominative Pi`el cut off, or smite, the tail
, only figurative, of hostile attack in war; Perfect
consecutive 2 masculine plural וְזִנַּבְתֶּם Joshua 10:19
(followed by אֹתָם
3masculine singular וַיְזַנֵּב בְּךָ כָּלהַֿנֶּחֱשָׁלִים Deuteronomy 25:18
; in both = attack
or smite in the rear
curtail, smite the hindmost
A primitive root meaning to wag; used only as a denominative from zanab; to curtail, i.e. Cut off the rear -- smite the hindmost.
see HEBREW zanab