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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #1588 - גַּן

Transliteration
gan
Phonetics
gan
Origin
from (H1598)
Parts of Speech
N/A
TWOT
367a
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) garden, enclosure (noun masculine or feminine)

1a) enclosed garden

1a1) (figuratively of a bride)

1b) garden (of plants)

1c) Garden of Eden (noun proper locative)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 288 ‑ ἄμπελος (am'‑pel‑os);  2779 ‑ κῆπος (kay'‑pos);  3857 ‑ παράδεισος (par‑ad'‑i‑sos);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (42)
Genesis
14
Deuteronomy
1
1 Kings
1
2 Kings
5
Nehemiah
1
Song of Solomon
8
Isaiah
2
Jeremiah
3
Lamentations
1
Ezekiel
5
Joel
1
NAS (42)
Genesis
14
Deuteronomy
1
1 Kings
1
2 Kings
5
Nehemiah
1
Song of Solomon
8
Isaiah
2
Jeremiah
3
Lamentations
1
Ezekiel
5
Joel
1
HCS (41)
Genesis
14
Deuteronomy
1
1 Kings
1
2 Kings
4
Nehemiah
1
Song of Solomon
8
Isaiah
2
Jeremiah
3
Lamentations
1
Ezekiel
5
Joel
1
BSB (55)
Genesis
27
Deuteronomy
1
1 Kings
1
2 Kings
5
Nehemiah
1
Song of Solomon
8
Isaiah
2
Jeremiah
3
Lamentations
1
Ezekiel
5
Joel
1
ESV (32)
Genesis
14
Deuteronomy
1
1 Kings
1
2 Kings
4
Nehemiah
1
Isaiah
2
Jeremiah
3
Lamentations
1
Ezekiel
5
WEB (42)
Genesis
14
Deuteronomy
1
1 Kings
1
2 Kings
5
Nehemiah
1
Song of Solomon
8
Isaiah
2
Jeremiah
3
Lamentations
1
Ezekiel
5
Joel
1
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)

Adopted Roots:

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2022
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

גַּן with suff. גַּנִי comm. (f. Genesis 2:15), a garden, especially one planted with trees (prop. a place protected with a fence, from the root גָּנַן). Genesis 2:8, seq. גַּן הַיֶרֶק a garden of herbs, Deuteronomy 11:10; 1 Kings 21:2. גַּן עֵדֶן the garden of Eden planted by God, Genesis 3:24; Joel 2:3 also called גַּן אֱלֹהִים Deuteronomy 28:13, 31:8, Deuteronomy 31:9 and גַּן יְהֹוָה Genesis 13:10; Isaiah 51:3. A garden enclosed, Song of Solomon 4:12 figuratively used of a chaste woman. Plur. גַּנִּים Song of Solomon 4:15, 6:2.

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List of Word Forms
בְּגַ֥ן בְּגַן־ בְגַן־ בַּגַּנִּ֔ים בַּגַּנִּ֗ים בַּגָּ֑ן בַּגָּ֖ן בגן בגן־ בגנים גַּ֣ן גַּ֥ן ׀ גַּן־ גַּנִּ֔ים גַנִּ֖י גן גן־ גני גנים הַגָּ֑ן הַגָּ֔ן הַגָּ֖ן הַגָּֽן׃ הַגָּן֒ הגן הגן׃ כְּגַ֣ן כְּגַ֥ן כְּגַן־ כַּגַּן֙ כגן כגן־ לְגַן־ לְגַנִּי֮ לְגַנּ֔וֹ לגן־ לגנו לגני מִגַּן־ מגן־ bag·gān bag·gan·nîm bagGan baggān bagganNim baggannîm bə·ḡan bə·ḡan- ḇə·ḡan- began bəḡan bəḡan- ḇəḡan- gan gan- ḡan·nî gan·nîm ganNi ḡannî ganNim gannîm hag·gān hagGan haggān kag·gan kaggan kə·ḡan kə·ḡan- kegan kəḡan kəḡan- lə·ḡan- lə·ḡan·nî lə·ḡan·nōw legan ləḡan- leganNi ləḡannî leganNo ləḡannōw mig·gan- miggan miggan- vegan
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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