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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #1652 - גָּשַׁם

Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to rain

1a) (Pual) to be rained on

1b) (Hiphil) to cause rain, send rain

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2597 ‑ καταβαίνω (kat‑ab‑ah'ee‑no);  5205 ‑ ὑετός (hoo‑et‑os');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (2) HCS (1)
Jeremiah 1
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 1
Jeremiah 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2090) msc (גסהמ GShM) AC: Rain CO: Rain AB: ?: [from: ms- skies as the place of rain] (eng: gush)

V) msc (גסהמ GShM) - Rain: KJV (1): (vf: Hiphil, Pual) rain - Strongs: H1652 (גָּשַׁם)

Nm) msc (גסהמ GShM) - I. Rain: II. Body:[Unknown connection to rootAramaic only] KJV (40): rain, shower, body - Strongs: H1653 (גֶּשֶׁם), H1655 (גְּשֵׁם)

gm) msfc (גוסהמ GWShM) - Rained: KJV (1): rained - Strongs: H1656 (גֹּשֶׁם)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [גשׁם] verb denominative (compare Late Hebrew Qal Passive participle & Hoph`al) —

Pu`al Perfect 3 feminine singular גֻּשְׁמָ֯ה Ezekiel 22:24 be rained upon (גֻּשְׁמָהּ Baer, but see Ke Sm).

Hiph`il cause or send rain, Participle מַגְשִׁמִים Jeremiah 14:22.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

גָּשַׁם not used in Kal, to rain, especially with violence, gießen.

[“Pual, Ezekiel 22:24 see גּשֶׁם.”]

Hiphil, to cause to rain, Jeremiah 14:22.

[Hence the three following words.]

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List of Word Forms
מַגְשִׁמִ֔ים מגשמים maḡ·ši·mîm magshiMim maḡšimîm
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