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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #101 - אַגָּן
1) bowl, basins
1a) basins used in ritual
1b) human body (metaphorically), curves of the body (simile)
1c) of family of Eliakim (metaphorically)
1060) nc (גנ GN) AC: ? CO: Garden AB: Protection: The pictograph c is a picture of the foot and means to walk with an extended meaning to gather. The n is a picture of a sprouting seed. Combined these mean "a gathering of seeds". A garden is a place for growing crops and is often surrounded by a rock wall or hedge to protect it from grazing animals. (eng: genesis; beginning; genetics; genome)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
1 basins used in ritual אֲגָנֹת Exodus 24:6 (E).
2אַגַּן הַסַּהַר, simile of curves of body Song of Solomon 7:3.
3 metaphor of family of Eliakim. כְּלֵי הָאַגָּנוֺת = basin-vessels Isaiah 22:24 (= bowl-shaped vessels Che) opposed to כְּלֵיהַנְּכָלִים; both "" כְּלֵי הַקָּטָן.
אגף (Assyrian stem of agappu, wing, compare Dl W).
אַגָּן m., prob. a trough for washing, λουτήρ, hence any laver, basin, or bowl; const. אַגַּן Song of Solomon 7:3 pl. אַגָּנוֹת Isaiah 22:24; Exodus 24:6 (Arab. and Syr. إِجَاَنةُ, ܙܰܓܳܢܳܙ id.).