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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #1598 - גָּנַן

Transliteration
gânan
Phonetics
gaw-nan'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
367
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to defend, cover, surround

1a) (Qal) to defend

1b) (Hiphil) to defend

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (8)
2 Kings
2
Isaiah
4
Zechariah
2
NAS (8)
2 Kings
2
Isaiah
4
Zechariah
2
HCS (8)
2 Kings
2
Isaiah
4
Zechariah
2
BSB (8)
2 Kings
2
Isaiah
4
Zechariah
2
ESV (5)
2 Kings
2
Isaiah
1
Zechariah
2
WEB (8)
2 Kings
2
Isaiah
4
Zechariah
2
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

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)

A) nc (גנ GN) AC: ? CO: Garden AB: ?: A garden enclosed by walls for protection. A shield as a wall of protection.

Nm/f) nc (גנ GN) - Garden: KJV (42): garden - Strongs: H1588 (גַּן)

Nf1) enc (גנה GNH) - Garden: KJV (12): garden - Strongs: H1593 (גַּנָּה)

am) ncm (מגנ MGN) - Shield: A wall of protection. KJV (63): shield, buckler, armed, defense, ruler - Strongs: H4043 (מְגִנָּה)

ef1) enic (גינה GYNH) - Garden: KJV (4): garden - Strongs: H1594 (גִּנָּה)

B) nnc (גננ GNN) AC: ? CO: Shield AB: ?: A wall of protection.

V) nnc (גננ GNN) - Shield: A protection of an individual or community. KJV (8): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) defend - Strongs: H1598 (גָּנַן)

C) nca (אגנ AGN) AC: ? CO: Basin AB: ?: A container enclosed by walls.

Nm) nca (אגנ AGN) - Basin: KJV (3): basons, cup, goblet - Strongs: H101 (אַגָּן)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

גָּנַן (kindred to כָּנַן, עָנַן), prop. to cover, to cover over, i.q. Arabic جَنَّ, figuratively, to protect; always used of God as protecting men, followed by עַל, like verbs of covering (see עַל No. 2, ). 2 Kings 20:6, וְגַנּוֹתִי עַל־הָעִיד הַזֹּאת “and I will protect this city.” Isaiah 37:35, 38:6 אֶל 2 Kings 19:34. Pret. גַּנּוֹתִי; inf. absol. גָּנוֹן Isaiah 31:5.

Hiphil, fut. יָגֵן i.q. Kal, Isaiah 31:5; Zechariah 9:15 (followed by עַל); 12:8 (followed by בְּעַד, see בְּעַד No. 4 ).

Derivatives, גַּן, גַּנָּה, גִּנָּה, מָגֵן, מְגִנָּה.

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List of Word Forms
גָּנ֥וֹן גנון וְגַנּוֹתִ֖י וְגַנּוֹתִ֛י וְגַנּוֹתִי֙ וגנותי יָגֵ֛ן יָגֵ֣ן יָגֵ֤ן יגן gā·nō·wn gaNon gānōwn vegannoTi wə·ḡan·nō·w·ṯî wəḡannōwṯî yā·ḡên yaGen yāḡên
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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