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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #1658 - גִּשְׁפָּא
Gispa = “caress”
1) an officer of the temple slaves returning from exile with Nehemiah
גשׁר (√ of following compare Assyrian gašâru, strengthen, make firm Lotz TPRegister; Arabic be bold, also arch a bridge, compare , bridge, Late Hebrew גֶּשֶׁר id., Aramaic גִּישְׁרָא, , ).
גִּשְׁפָּא pr.n. m. (“soothing”), [Gispa], Nehemiah 11:21.