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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #1902 - הִגָּיוֹן

Word Origin
intensive from (01897)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) meditation, resounding music, musing

1a) resounding music

1b) meditation, plotting

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 5603 ‑ ᾠδή (o‑day');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (4) NAS (4) HCS (4)
Psalms 3
Lamentations 1
Psalms 3
Lamentations 1
Psalms 3
Lamentations 1
n-cms 2
n-cmsc 1
n-cms 2
n-cmsc 1
n-cms 2
n-cmsc 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1095) ce (הג HG) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Ponder: A murmuring or soft speech while in a continual contemplation over something.

A) ce (הג HG) AC: Ponder CO: ? AB: ?

Nf3 ) tfce (הגות HGWT) - Pondering: KJV (1): meditation - Strongs: H1900 (הָגוּת)

sf1) enice (הגינה HGYNH) - Ahead: Something that is in front as something that is contemplated. KJV (1): directly - Strongs: H1903 (הָגִין)

fjm) nfice (הגיונ HGYWN) - Melody: KJV (4): higgaion, meditation, solemn sound, device - Strongs: H1902 (הִגָּיוֹן)

B) cce (הגג HGG) AC: Ponder CO: ? AB: ?

bm ) cice (הגיג HGYG) - Pondering: KJV (2): meditation, musing - Strongs: H1901 (הָגִיג)

H) ece (הגה HGH) AC: Ponder CO: ? AB: ?

V) ece (הגה HGH) - Ponder: To be in continual contemplation over a matter. KJV (25): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) meditate, mourn, speak, imagine, study, mutter, utter, roaring, sore, talk - Strongs: H1897 (הָגָה)

Nm) ece (הגה HGH) - Pondering: The outward sounds of contemplation. KJV (3): sound, tale, mourning - Strongs: H1899 (הֶגֶה)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 הִגָּיוֺן noun masculine resounding music, meditation, musing; — ׳ה absolute Psalm 9:17; Psalm 92:4; construct הֶגְיוֺן Psalm 19:15; suffix הֶגְיוֺנָם Lamentations 3:62; —

1 resounding music; עֲלֵי חִגָּיוֺן בְּכִנּוֺר Psalm 92:4 with sounding music upon the lyre (Che); compare סֶ֑לָה׳ה Psalm 9:17 (a musical direction, see סלה).

2 meditation, musing אִמְרֵיפִֿי וְהֶגְיוֺן לִבִּי Psalm 19:15 the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart; also in bad sense = plotting שֹׂפְתֵי קָמַי וְהֶגְיוֺנָם עָלַי Lamentations 3:62; the lips of those rising against me, and their imagining against me ("" מַחְשְׁבֹתָם Lamentations 3:61; compare I.הָגָה 3 b).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

הִגָּיוֹן m. constr. הֶגְיוֹן, with suff. הֶגְיוֹנִי Ps. 19:15 Lamentations 3:62.

(1) the sound of the harp when struck (see the root הָגָה I, 1. Compare הֶמְיָה Isaiah 14:11). Psalms 92:4, עֲלֵי הִגָּיוֹן בְּכִנּוֹר “with the sounding of the harp.” LXX. μετʼ ᾠσῆς ἐν κιθάρᾳ. Psalms 9:17, הִגָּיוֹן סֶלָה is a musical sign. LXX. ᾠδὴ διαψάλματος, similarly Symm., Aqu., Vulg. [But Symm. μέλος διαψάλματος. Aqu. ᾠδὴ ἀεί. Vulg. vacat. See סֶלָה.]

(2) a meditation, Ps. 19:15 a device, plot, Lamentations 3:62 (compare Psalms 2:1).

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List of Word Forms
הִגָּי֣וֹן הִגָּי֥וֹן הגיון וְהֶגְי֣וֹן וְהֶגְיוֹנָ֔ם והגיון והגיונם hig·gā·yō·wn higgaYon higgāyōwn vehegYon vehegyoNam wə·heḡ·yō·w·nām wə·heḡ·yō·wn wəheḡyōwn wəheḡyōwnām
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