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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #99 - אָגֵם
1) stagnant pond
1059) mc (גמ GM) AC: Gather CO: Foot AB: ?: The pictograph c is a picture of the foot and means to walk. The m is water. Combined these mean "walking to water". The watering well or other place of water is a gathering place for men, animals and plants for drinking. Men and animals may walk great distances for these watering holes while plants grow in abundance in them. (eng: game - from the Latin word game meaning leg)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
אָגֵם adj. once in pl. const. אַגְמֵי נֶפֶשׁ “sad of soul,” Isaiah 19:10 see the root No. 3.
the Week of Proper 7 / Ordinary 12