זונה

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ז־נ־ה

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

זוֹנֶה (zoné)

  1. masculine singular present of זָנָה

Verb[edit]

זוֹנָה (zoná)

  1. feminine singular present of זָנָה

Noun[edit]

זוֹנָה (zonáf (plural indefinite form זוֹנוֹת; masculine counterpart זוֹנֶה)

  1. female prostitute (who has sex for pay)
  2. (rare, obsolete, disputed) female foodmonger[1]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Commentary of Rashi to Joshua 2:1.
  • Brown, Driver & Briggs, A Hebrew and Aramaic Lexicon of the Old Testament, Oxford 1907