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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #1660 - גַּת

Transliteration
gath
Phonetics
gath
Origin
probably from (H5059) (sense of treading out grapes)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TWOT
841a
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) winepress, wine vat

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3025 ‑ ληνός (lay‑nos');  1068 ‑ Γεθσημανί (gheth‑say‑man‑ay');  
Frequency Lists  
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  2. Word
KJV (5)
Judges
1
Nehemiah
1
Isaiah
1
Lamentations
1
Joel
1
NAS (10)
Judges
2
Nehemiah
2
Isaiah
2
Lamentations
2
Joel
2
HCS (5)
Judges
1
Nehemiah
1
Isaiah
1
Lamentations
1
Joel
1
BSB (5)
Judges
1
Nehemiah
1
Isaiah
1
Lamentations
1
Joel
1
ESV (5)
Judges
1
Nehemiah
1
Isaiah
1
Lamentations
1
Joel
1
WEB (5)
Judges
1
Nehemiah
1
Isaiah
1
Lamentations
1
Joel
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1068) tc (גת GT) AC: ? CO: Winepress AB: ?: The pictograph c is a picture of the foot. The t is a picture of a mark. Combined these mean "a foot marked". After the graes are placed in the wine vat, treaders walk in the vat to crush the grapes freeing up the juices. The treaders feet and lower parts of their clothing are stained red, a sign of their occupation (see Isaiah 63:1-3) .

A) tc (גת GT) AC: ? CO: Winepress AB: ?

Nf ) tc (גת GT) - Winepress: KJV (5): winepress, press, winefat - Strongs: H1660 (גַּת)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

גַּת (contr. from גֶּנֶת, of the form בֶּנֶת, בַּת, for יְגֶנֶת from the root יָנַן), pl. גִּתּוֹת f. [From נָנַז in Thes.]

(1) a wine-press, or rather the trough in which the grapes were trodden with the feet, whence the juice flowed into a vat (יֶקֶב) placed near, as it was squeezed from the grapes. Joel 4:13. דָּרַךְ גַּת to tread a winepress, Nehemiah 13:15; Lamentations 1:15.

(2) [Gath], pr. name of a city of the Philistines, where Goliath was born. Joshua 13:3; 1 Samuel 6:17, 21:11 1 Kings 2:39, 40 1 Kings 2:40. Hence patron. גִּתִּי. [Gittite].

(3) גַּת חֵפֶר (“wine-press of the well”), [Gathhepher], a town of the tribe of Zebulon (with ה local, גִּתָּה חֵפֶר), Joshua 19:13, celebrated as the birth-place of Jonah the prophet.

(4) גַּת רִמּוֹן (“wine-press of the pomegranate”); [Gath-rimmon], a town of the tribe of Dan, Joshua 19:45. [See Robinson, ii. 421].

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List of Word Forms
בְּגַֽת׃ בַּגַּ֔ת בגת בגת׃ גִּתּ֣וֹת ׀ גַּ֔ת גַּ֚ת גת גתות bag·gaṯ bagGat baggaṯ bə·ḡaṯ beGat bəḡaṯ gat gaṯ git·tō·wṯ gitTot gittōwṯ
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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