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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #1622 - גִּרְגָּשִׁי
Girgashite or Girgasite = “dwelling on a clayey soil”
1) descendants of Canaan and one of the nations living east of the sea of Galilee when the Israelites entered the promised land
גִּרְגָּשִׁי (“dwelling in a clayey soil”), a Girgashite, collect. Girgashites, a Canaanitish people, whose location does not appear from the Old Test. Genesis 10:16, 15:21 Joshua 24:11. LXX. with Josephus, Ant. i. 6, § 2, Γεργεσαῖος. Euseb. in Onom. under the word Γεργασεί, says that they dwelt beyond Jordan.
the Week of Proper 9 / Ordinary 14