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Strong's #1342 - גָּאָה

Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
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Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

  1. to rise up, grow up, be exalted in triumph
    1. (Qal)
      1. to rise up
      2. to grow up
      3. to be lifted up, be raised up, be exalted

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 64 ‑ ἀγρεύω (ag‑rew‑'o);  1392 ‑ δοξάζω (dox‑ad'‑zo);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (7)
Exodus 4
Job 2
Ezekiel 1
NAS (7)
Exodus 4
Job 2
Ezekiel 1
CSB (7)
Exodus 4
Job 2
Ezekiel 1
BSB (7)
Exodus 4
Job 2
Ezekiel 1
ESV (3)
Job 2
Ezekiel 1
WEB (7)
Exodus 4
Job 2
Ezekiel 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1051) ec (גה GH) AC: Lift CO: High AB: Pride: A lifting high of something. This root is related to acand fc.

D) eac (גאה GAH) AC: Lift CO: ? AB: Pride: The lifting up of something or oneself.

V) eac (גאה GAH) - Lift: A lifting up high of something. KJV (7): (vf: Paal) triumph, risen, grow up, increase - Strongs: H1342 (גָּאָה)

Nm) eac (גאה GAH) - Proud: One who lifts himself up. KJV (9): proud - Strongs: H1343 (גֵּאֶה)

F) ece (הגה HGH) AC: Lift CO: ? AB: ?

V) ece (הגה HGH) - Lift out: To lift something out of something else. KJV (3): (vf: Paal) take away, stayed - Strongs: H1898 (הָגָה)

H) eec (גהה GHH) AC: Heal CO: Medicine AB: ?: The lifting of an illness.

V) eec (גהה GHH) - Heal: KJV (1): (vf: Paal) cure - Strongs: H1455 (גָּהָה)

Nf1) eec (גהה GHH) - Medicine: KJV (1): medicine - Strongs: H1456 (גֵּהָה)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 גָּאָה verb rise up (Aramaic Pe`al (ᵑ7 1 Samuel 2:5) & often Ethpe`el אֶתְגָּאֵי, be boastful, proud, compare also Late Hebrew) —

Qal Perfect ׳ג Exodus 15:1,21, גָּאוּ Ezekiel 47:5; Imperfect יִגְאֶה Job 8:11; Job 10:16; Infinitive absolute גָּאֹה Exodus 15:1,21; —

1 rise up, of waters Ezekiel 47:5.

2 grow up, of plants Job 8:11.

3 be lifted up, exalted, of head Job 10:16, of ׳י in triumph Exodus 15:1,21.

גאה (probably √ of following; Biblical Hebrew גָּאָה rise up).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

גָּאָה fut. יִגְאָה a poetical word.

(1) to lift oneself up, to increase, used of water rising up, Ezekiel 47:5 of a plant growing, Job 8:11.- Job 10:16, וְיִגְאֶה כַּשַּׁחַל תְּצוּדֵנִי “and (if) it (my head) raise itself up, as a lion thou wouldest hurt me.”

(2) Metaph. to be exalted, magnificent, of God, Exodus 15:1, 21 Exodus 15:21. In the derivatives it is applied

(3) to honour (see גָּאוֹן No. 1 ), and

(4) to pride and arrogance, see גַּאֲוָה and גָּאוֹן No. 3. (Syr. Pael ܓܰܙܙܰ to decorate, to make magnificent. Ethpael, to boast oneself; ܓܶܐܐ, ܓܐܝܳܐ adorned, magnificent.) In the signification of pride, it accords with the Gr. γαίω.

Derivatives follow, except גֵּא, גֵּוָה No. II.

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List of Word Forms
גָּאָ֔ה גָא֤וּ גָאֹ֣ה גאה גאו הֲיִֽגְאֶה־ היגאה־ וְ֭יִגְאֶה ויגאה gā’āh ḡā’ōh ḡā’ū gā·’āh ḡā·’ōh ḡā·’ū gaAh gaOh gaU hă·yiḡ·’eh- hăyiḡ’eh- hayigeh Veyigeh wə·yiḡ·’eh wəyiḡ’eh
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