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Cozbi meaning

כזבי

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🔼The name Cozbi in the Bible

Cozbi is the Midianite woman, daughter of Zur, whom Zimri the Simeonite brings into the camp of Israel camp during the Peor incident. Both are executed by Phinehas (Numbers 25:6-18).

🔼Etymology of the name Cozbi

The name Cozbi comes from the Hebrew verb כזב (kazab), meaning to lie:

🔼Cozbi meaning

For a meaning of the name Cozbi, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads False. Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names proposes Lying.