2215. zizanion
Strong's Concordance
zizanion: zizanium (a kind of darnel resembling wheat)
Original Word: ζιζάνιον, ου, τό
Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: zizanion
Phonetic Spelling: (dziz-an'-ee-on)
Short Definition: spurious wheat, darnel
Definition: spurious wheat, darnel; a plant that grows in Palestine which resembles wheat in many ways but is worthless.
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2215 zizánion (plural, tares/zizania) – a tare (darnel); (figuratively) a pseudo-believer (false Christian); a fruitless person living without faith from God and therefore is "all show and no go!"

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2215: ζιζάνιον

ζιζάνιον, ζιζανιου, τό (doubtless a word of Semitic origin; Arabic , Syriac )NzYz [] (see Schaaf, Lex. under the word, p. 148), Talmud זֲוָנִין or זוּנִין; Suidas ζιζάνιον. ἐν τῷ σίτῳ αἰρα), zizanium (A. V. tares), a kind of darnel, bastard wheat (but see references below), resembling wheat except that the grains are black: Matthew 13:25-27, 29f, 38, 38, 40. (Geoponica (for references see B. D. American edition, p. 3177 note)). Cf. Winers RWB under the word Lolch; Furrer in Schenkel B. L. 4:57; (B. D., and Tristram, Nat. Hist. of the Bible, under the word ).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Of uncertain origin; darnel or false grain -- tares.

Forms and Transliterations
ζιζανια ζιζάνια ζιζάνιά ζιζανιων ζιζανίων ζίου zizania zizánia zizániá zizanion zizaniōn zizaníon zizaníōn
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Strong's Greek 2215
8 Occurrences

ζιζάνια — 7 Occ.
ζιζανίων — 1 Occ.

Matthew 13:25 N-ANP
GRK: καὶ ἐπέσπειρεν ζιζάνια ἀνὰ μέσον
NAS: came and sowed tares among the wheat,
KJV: and sowed tares among the wheat,
INT: and sowed weeds in [the] midst

Matthew 13:26 N-NNP
GRK: καὶ τὰ ζιζάνια
NAS: then the tares became evident
KJV: then appeared the tares also.
INT: also the weeds

Matthew 13:27 N-ANP
GRK: οὖν ἔχει ζιζάνια
NAS: then does it have tares?'
KJV: then hath it tares?
INT: then has it the weeds

Matthew 13:29 N-ANP
GRK: συλλέγοντες τὰ ζιζάνια ἐκριζώσητε ἅμα
NAS: for while you are gathering up the tares, you may uproot
KJV: while ye gather up the tares, ye root up
INT: gathering the weeds you should uproot with

Matthew 13:30 N-ANP
GRK: πρῶτον τὰ ζιζάνια καὶ δήσατε
NAS: gather up the tares and bind
KJV: first the tares, and
INT: first the weeds and bind

Matthew 13:36 N-GNP
GRK: παραβολὴν τῶν ζιζανίων τοῦ ἀγροῦ
NAS: to us the parable of the tares of the field.
KJV: the parable of the tares of the field.
INT: parable of the weeds of the field

Matthew 13:38 N-NNP
GRK: τὰ δὲ ζιζάνιά εἰσιν οἱ
NAS: of the kingdom; and the tares are the sons
KJV: but the tares are
INT: and [the] weeds are the

Matthew 13:40 N-NNP
GRK: συλλέγεται τὰ ζιζάνια καὶ πυρὶ
NAS: just as the tares are gathered
KJV: therefore the tares are gathered
INT: is gathered the weeds and in fire

8 Occurrences

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