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Strong's #1449 - גְּדֵרָה

Transliteration
Gᵉdêrâh
Phonetics
ghed-ay-raw'
Origin
the same as (H1448)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Location
TWOT
318b
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Gederah = “wall”

1) a town of Judah in the lowland country

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (1)
Joshua 1
NAS (1)
Joshua 1
HCS (2)
Joshua 1
1 Chronicles 1
BSB (2)
Joshua 1
1 Chronicles 1
ESV (1)
Joshua 1
WEB (1)
Joshua 1
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. גְּדֵרָה proper name, of a location a city of Judahהַגְּדֵרָה Joshua 15:36; ᵐ5 Γαδηρα, ᵐ5 L Γαδιρα; ? compare Γεδουρ Lag Onom. 245,2nd ed. 254.


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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

גְּדֵרָה f. const. גְּדֶרֶת pl. const. גִּדְרוֹת, with suff. גְּדֵרֹתָיו Psalms 89:41 (with Tzere impure comp. جَدِيَرةُ).

(1) the wall of a city, Ps. loc. cit.; more frequently the fence of a vineyard, Jeremiah 49:3; Nahum 3:17. It differs from a living hedge (מְשׂוּבָה), Isaiah 5:5.

(2) a place fortified with a wall, and i.q. Arab. جَدِيَرةُ a fold for flocks, i.e. a stall erected in the fields, open above, walled all around, fully צאֹן גִּדְרוֹת Numbers 32:16, 24 Numbers 32:24, 36 Numbers 32:36. As to the thing, compare Hom. Od. ix. 185. Hence with art. הַגְּדֵרָה [Gederah], pr.n. of a town in the plain country of the tribe of Judah, Joshua 15:36, perhaps the same as is elsewhere called בֵּית גָּדֵר. [“Comp. Pun. גדד i.e. Gades in Spain, see Monumm. Phœn. p. 304, seq.; also Γαδαρὰ a city of Peræa, Γαδαρηνὸς, Matthew 8:28.”] Gent. n. is גְּדֵרָתִי 1 Chronicles 12:4.


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List of Word Forms
וְהַגְּדֵרָ֖ה וּגְדֵרָ֑ה וגדרה והגדרה ū·ḡə·ḏê·rāh ugedeRah ūḡəḏêrāh vehaggedeRah wə·hag·gə·ḏê·rāh wəhaggəḏêrāh
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