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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #01472 - גְּוִיָּה
Nm ) fc (גו GW) - I. Back:[Hebrew and Aramaic] II. Middle:The middle or in the midst of anything as the back is in the middle. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (23): back, midst, within the same, wherein, therein, among, body - Strongs: H1458 (גַּו), H1459 (גַּו), H1460 (גֵּו)
Nf1) efc (גוה GWH) - I. Back: II. Pride:A lifting up of something or oneself in a positive or negative sense. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (5): body, pride, lifting up - Strongs: H1465 (גֵּוָה), H1466 (גֵּוָה), H1467 (גֵּוָה)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) body (pr. belly, like the Syr. ܓܘܳܝܐܳ Leib). Ezekiel 1:11, 23 Ezekiel 1:23; Daniel 10:6. Genesis 47:18, “nothing remains … בִּלְתּי אִם־גְּוִיָּתֵנוּ וְאַדְמָתֵנוּ but our bodies and our lands.” Nehemiah 9:37, עַל־גְּוִיֹּתֵנוּ משְׁלִים וּבִבְהֶמְתֵּנוּ “they have dominion over our bodies and our cattle.”
(2) a dead body, corpse, both of men, 1 Samuel 31:10, 12 1 Samuel 31:12; Nahum 3:3 and of beasts, Judges 14:8, Judges 14:9.
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